University of Maryland

CASCI Took Talk: Graph Databases and other Big Data Technologies in Practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers

October 28th, 2013 by

Tuesday, October 29
3:30pm – 4:30pm
2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing

Shay Andersen, Brian Miller, and Kevin Schumacher from PwC’s Forensic Technology Solutions (FTS) team ( will be visiting the iSchool to talk about their experience with Big Data technologies such as NoSQL, Hadoop, and graph databases.

PwC Forensic Technology Solutions

PwC’s Forensic Technology Solutions (FTS) team provides unique approaches to complex business dispute and investigative matters. They combine data analysis techniques, information technology tools, joint business relationships with other leading providers, information management principles, and their understanding of the unusual environment created by investigative and dispute matters to help their clients make informed decisions.

PwC’s global FTS practice has over 350 dedicated forensic technology professionals in 35 countries. The FTS network is comprised of accountants, Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE), Encase Certified Examiners (EnCE), Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (CAMS), Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Electronic Records Management Master (ERMm), and MBAs.

Using their Forensic Technology Solutions Centers and innovative joint business relationships with leading organizations, they offer the latest technology to best serve their clients’ needs.

FTS services include:

  • Forensic and regulatory analytics
  • E-Discovery response
  • Information risk management
  • Cyber crime and data breach investigations
  • IT expert witness services