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What CIOs Say About BI and Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  November 30, 2016

Gartner Symposium is one of the largest gatherings of CIOs, with events around the world throughout September, October, and November. The U.S. Event in Orlando, Florida was sold out with...

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Shhh - Don't tell anyone but I am a closet "analytics" analyst!

by Andrew White  |  November 30, 2016

I was presenting to a client today on the topic of, "How to Build and Sustain an Effective Data and Analytics Strategy".  This is a topic I present on regularly...

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Tableau Lays Out Vision at Pivotal Time for Company

by Cindi Howson  |  November 10, 2016

Austin, Texas, boasted the largest user conference for Tableau with over 13,000 people attending live, spanning multiple city blocks, and another 10,000 people joining virtually. It’s a pivotal time for...

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New Research: Survey Analysis: Customers Rate Their BI and Analytics Platform Experience, 2016

by Andrew White  |  November 3, 2016

My colleague Rita Sallam (and others) just published Survey Analysis: Customers Rate Their BI and Analytics Platform Experience, 2016. Data and analytics leaders should use customer experience, operations capabilities, ease of use and achievement...

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Updated Research: ITScore for BI and Analytics

by Andrew White  |  October 24, 2016

My colleagues Cindi Howson and Alan Duncan just updated the ITScore for BI and Analytics. Gartner's maturity model gives data and analytics leaders a way to identify the level of sophistication...

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Microsoft, MicroStrategy, and Munich BI and Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  October 21, 2016

Fall has always been a busy time in the BI and analytics space, and this year, the pace has once again bordered on frenetic.  In fact, I’m writing this blog...

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A Tale of Two Data Stories at Symposium - On Analytics/BI and Chief Digital/Data Officers

by Andrew White  |  October 18, 2016

  One Person's Business Intelligence (BI) I had a rather challenging 1-1 with a client this week.  It was set up thus:  "We need to develop a new Business Intelligence...

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New Research: Hot New Research on Spending on BI and Analytics, and Chief Data Officer (CDO)

by Andrew White  |  October 14, 2016

My colleagues just published some research based on some new surveys. Rita Salam and Cindi Howson just published Survey Analysis: Business Intelligence and Analytics Spending Intentions, 2016. Cloud BI, columnar/in-memory databases,...

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Women Rule the World, But Not IT

by Cindi Howson  |  September 30, 2016

My head is spinning from the presidential debates to a slew of news on diversity (and lack there of) in IT. The past year has shown a rise in female...

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