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How Technology Saved My Husband's Life

by Cindi Howson  |  April 22, 2016

by Cindi Howson There are times that I think technology is taking over our lives and not always in a positive way. Consider some of the top 2016 predictions :...

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Meet a CIO with fabulous talent management skills and you'll met a successful business.

by Michael Maoz  |  April 14, 2016

A friend of mine is in the process of returning a Nok terracotta sculpture that he'd bought at the dawn of time from a dealer who might not have had...

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New Research: Select the Right Architecture Model for Your Modern BI and Analytics Platform

by Andrew White  |  April 13, 2016

My colleague, Joao Tapadinhas, just publish two notes: Select the Right Architecture Model for Your Modern BI and Analytics Platform. Data and analytics leaders are evolving their BI initiatives with...

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Isn’t it about time that the CIO set out on a customer journey?

by Michael Maoz  |  April 6, 2016

CIOs are often described as business leaders. That is true in the same way a parent might say they are the father of their country. Yes, they are a father,...

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The hype and misunderstanding of analytics

by Andrew White  |  April 1, 2016

The hype related to analytic technologies and vendors continues unabated - see Data Crunching start-ups are still getting money.  It seems that investors are still pushing up prices of data...

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BI Bake Off and the Best BI Tool

by Cindi Howson  |  March 23, 2016

By Cindi Howson Hi, all! I know—you are hoping I will reveal the ultimate winner of last week’s BI bake off from the Gartner BI Summit. But I can’t. Any more...

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New Research: Critical Capabilities for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms

by Andrew White  |  March 11, 2016

My colleague, Cindi Howson and some others just published Critical Capabilities for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. The BI market has shifted to more user-driven, agile development of visual, interactive...

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The BICC is dead...

by Alan Duncan  |  March 11, 2016

There has been some chatter on social media following our Sydney and London Summits about Gartner declaring the Business Intelligence Competency Centre, or “BICC”, to be dead. Ahead of our next...

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Part Three of the Magic Quadrant: The Critical Capabilities for BI and Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  March 10, 2016

By Cindi Howson Woo Hoo! The Critical Capabilities for BI and Analytics just published! It is one of my favorite reports. Well, I do have a love-hate relationship with this...

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Who is teaching the CIO about empathy in process design?

by Michael Maoz  |  March 8, 2016

In a few hours from now I will publish new research on empathy in the design of customer processes. The piece explores empathy for the employee and empathy for the...

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