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New Research: Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms

by Andrew White  |  February 5, 2016

My colleagues, led by Josh Parenteau, just published this: Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms.   The BI and analytics platform market's multiyear shift from IT-led enterprise reporting...

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The Measure of Mistakes and the Meaning of Metrics

by Andrew White  |  February 5, 2016

What an opportunity - I can muse on data and analytics while at the same time on economics. I have argued before that inflation is running at a higher rate...

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“Accelerating R&D” Key Initiatives for Life Science Manufacturers 2016

by Michael Shanler  |  January 27, 2016

Before each calendar year begins, we put a lot of effort into outlining areas of research and how these areas align with strategic key initiatives (KIs).  The life science-related  KIs...

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Join us at the first program designed specifically for Chief Data Officers

by Andrew White  |  January 25, 2016

Where: Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit 2016, Grapevine, Texas (Dallas area) When: March 16 – 18, 2016 Created exclusively* for the most senior data and analytics leaders, this program features brand-new...

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New Research: Information and Analytics Agenda and CDO Priorities for 2016

by Andrew White  |  January 15, 2016

I spotted three notes published today: Information and Analytics Programs Primer for 2016 by my good self. The economics of information is changing dramatically, spanning technology that includes storage and compute,...

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New Research: First Gartner CDO Survey: Governance and Analytics Will Be Top Priorities in 2016

by Andrew White  |  January 8, 2016

My colleagues Deb Logan, Jamie Popkin and Mario Faria just published a new note: First Gartner CDO Survey: Governance and Analytics Will Be Top Priorities in 2016. Gartner's first survey of...

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The Ultimate American Master Data Management Problem

by Andrew White  |  December 17, 2015

What is a citizen, at least for voting purposes?  Does this include all those over 21?  Does the definition exclude children, even though they consume public resources?  What about those that...

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The Importance of Being Data - and Correct

by Andrew White  |  December 9, 2015

The US print edition of the Financial Times carried an interesting article today that highlights the importance of data and data gathering to the value and meaning of analytics and...

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How Classification of Data Messes with your Metrics (and Success)

by Andrew White  |  December 2, 2015

Another candidate title for this blog was "How Tagging Data Yields Business Unintelligence". I noted an article on the front page of today's US print edition of the Wall Street...

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A Day In the Life of An Analyst at BI Summit, Munich - Day 2

by Alan Duncan  |  October 19, 2015

First up, I'm delighted to report that the FitBit thing is working...! There's a combination of stimuli - showing how much I'm walking, how much I'm drinking, and the calorie counting function...

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