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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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A Day In the Life of an Analyst at Gartner BI Summit, Munich - Day 1

by Alan Duncan  |  October 15, 2015

Taking a prompt from my esteemed colleague Andrew White and his epic blog notes from the Gartner Symposium in Orlando, I thought it was time to put fingers to the...

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It's all in the data - Well, its classification

by Andrew White  |  August 6, 2015

I was speed last reading Friday's Wall Street Journal.  It was early evening.  I hadn't had time to read the paper at breakfast as I has stayed up the night before...

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Tableau On Tour London

by Alan Duncan  |  July 9, 2015

It's been a fair while since I was able to find time to write to my blog - having been at Gartner for nine months now, I think I'm getting...

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"Selling" Information Governance - a Charter for Change?

by Andrew White  |  March 3, 2015

I was on a call today with an end-user client and I was asked, "what are the latest best- and next-practices we should be aware of?"  This was a difficult...

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"We're all doomed!" The Private Frazer Effect of Risk-based Information Governance

by Alan Duncan  |  December 16, 2014

The Wall Street Journal's recent roundup of Information Governance surveys suggests that business is finally starting to pay Information Governance the attention it really needs. Not before time, and perhaps 2015...

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Getting the Goat: the "Gartner Predicts" Season, and Assessing Predictions Past...

by Alan Duncan  |  November 24, 2014

In the IT industry, this is the time of year for predictions. We're all going prediction crazy, and at Gartner, things are no different. So it's crystal balls and Tarot cards at the ready, and...

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November Travelogue Part 2: Data in Dublin

by Alan Duncan  |  November 13, 2014

November is proving to be a busy month for me, travel and event-wise. Following straight on from the IBM event on Bonfire Night, I hopped on a flight to Dublin...

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November Travelogue Part 1: Bonfire Night, and Analytics Is On Fire

by Alan Duncan  |  November 12, 2014

I attended two conference events last week . Tuesday 5th November was IBM’s Business Connect event at Twickenham Stadium, while Friday 7th November saw me hop over to Dublin for...

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The Data Fairy

by Alan Duncan  |  October 31, 2014

Last blog out, we visited the fairytale castles of Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein. Cue a tenuous link to talk about someone who might live in such a place, the Data Fairy....

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