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Big Data's 10 Biggest Vision and Strategy Questions

by Doug Laney  |  January 20, 2015

At various Gartner events, particularly our Business Analytics and Information Management Summits and Gartner Symposium, we hear some common questions about big data among IT and business leaders. Even as organizations embark on big...

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Countdown to Symposium: 30 Ways to Innovate with Information

by Doug Laney  |  September 5, 2014

The countdown to Gartner Symposium is on! So for each day over the next month in this space you will see a countdown of my favorite ways actual organizations are...

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Back to School: Gartner's Big Data Syllabus for 2013-14

by Doug Laney  |  August 19, 2013

As summer wanes and the kids are heading back to school, I got to thinking about what a Big Data university program might look like if taught by some of...

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Mayan Big Data and Predictive Analytics

by Doug Laney  |  December 18, 2012

To understand the significance of December 21, 2012 to the Mayans (and today's mass media) it's necessary to recognize and understand the Mayan numbering system, theology and astronomical prowess. First,...

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Defining and Differentiating the Role of the Data Scientist

by Doug Laney  |  March 25, 2012

The research note, Emerging Role of the Data Scientist and the Art of Data Science, I authored with colleague Lisa Kart just hit the Gartner wires this week. Since most...

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Highlights from Today's #GartnerChat on Big Data

by Doug Laney  |  January 28, 2012

Today the Gartner Information Management and Analytics Community held its weekly Twitter Chat, (Tweetchat, Tweetjam, TweetUp, whichever you prefer) to discuss concepts around big data, the role of the data...

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