Tadhg Nagle is a researcher/lecturer in the Department of Accountancy Finance and Information Systems at University College Cork, Ireland. He is also Co-Director of Ireland's first executive program in data business at the Irish Management Institute. With a background in finance services, Dr. Nagle became a Business Analyst Lab Leader at the Digital Enterprise Research Institute, from which he holds a PhD. Focusing on emerging technologies, strategic innovation, and disruptive technologies, he has published several papers in leading international IS conferences and journals. Dr. Nagle's current focus is on the implementation of cloud and big data technologies with a view toward creating real business value. He can be reached at T.Nagle@ucc.ie.