The Hype of Big Data Analytics and Auditors

EMAJ: Emerging Markets Journal

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Title The Hype of Big Data Analytics and Auditors
Creator Joshi, Prem Lal
Marthandan, Govindan
Subject Big Data; Big Data Analytics; Auditors; Unresolved Issues
Description In the era of fast-tracking digitization and unconventional big data analytics, business models are being reshaped and they impact auditing amongst auditors. This viewpoint paper takes into account the procedures underlying on big data and its analytics in driving the evolution of business and identifies some of the unresolved issues and concerns on auditors, especially in the context of cognitive tasks. The paper continues to focus on the current spate of discussions on big data and auditing profession. It explains the nature of big data and its characteristics as well as the output types. This paper also tries to find answers for what is new in it, how it assists the auditors along with some unresolved  issues and concerns. Since big data analytics is the future, auditors need to reshape themselves in terms of skills and competencies to meet the emerging technological challenges. 
Publisher University Library System, University of Pittsburgh
Contributor Nil
Date 2019-01-16
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer-reviewed Article
Format application/pdf
Source EMAJ: Emerging Markets Journal; Vol 8, No 2 (2018); 1-4
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 Prem Lal Joshi, Govidan Marthandan

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