The Art of the Possible: Be the Data Whisperer

Data is today’s big differentiator. With the right analytics in place, it has the power to drive business operations, rather than report on them. With the right insights, an organization can find natural advantages in any of its processes. But for a long time, the CIO served as a data “plumber.” The top priority: ensuring information flowed through the enterprise without too many leaks.  [Read more…]

Analyzing the Analytics Hype

The tech world is filled with buzzwords and hype. While these phrases can be meaningful or helpful, they aren’t always.

This is true of “analytics.” It’s also true of its sibling terms “predictive analytics” and “business intelligence.” [Read more…]

IBM Study Reveals How Top Executives Use Big Data

If you’re a company establishing a data strategy, it’s not enough to say “let’s use analytics” or “let’s incorporate AI.” There are countless applications for big data and analytics, both good and bad. And there’s a nearly infinite number of ways you can incorporate them into your organization. The biggest hurdle is knowing where to start. [Read more…]