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Keeping Busy with Data Strategy

by Doug Laney  |  May 27, 2015

Occasionally new or prospective clients inquire about how we analysts specifically are helping business and technology leaders accelerate and improve their information and analytics related capabilities. Well, as part of...

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Gartner Shares Findings from North Pole Inc. Big Data Assessment

by Doug Laney  |  December 16, 2014

Going into the 2014 holiday season, North Pole Inc. (ticker: XMAS), the leading global distributor of presents to good girls and boys, called upon Gartner to assess and advise on its...

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Data Quality Improvement

by Saul Judah  |  October 17, 2014

Several discussions I have recently had indicate that people continue to have challenges with getting their enterprise data quality towards a more mature state. I am seeing organizations continue to...

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Leeds leads the way

by Saul Judah  |  October 12, 2014

Following the brown-rice revolt last week, known in closer quarters as the ‘October-revolution’, I have aimed at a more social-democratic approach to cultural transformation.  Home-brewing is the radical new familial...

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Improving the chances of a successful MDM bake

by Saul Judah  |  September 26, 2014

So why didn’t my rye bread rise? – she asked. I’d been teaching a friend of mine how to bake bread over the past couple of months and ignoring the...

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The (Possible) Tax Advantages of Bartering with Information

by Doug Laney  |  August 10, 2014

As you swipe your loyalty card at the grocery store, the register automatically discounts certain items in your basket as they pass by the scanner. But is it really a...

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Batman on Big Data

by Doug Laney  |  November 13, 2013


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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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New Year's Resolution: Innovate with Information

by Doug Laney  |  December 26, 2012

2012 has seen an acknowledgement and mainstream awareness of the challenges of managing the burgeoning streams of information generated and available to organizations, particularly big data. In 2013, I expect...

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Tobin's Q & A: Evidence of Information's Real Market Value

by Doug Laney  |  August 15, 2012

Tobin’s q is a simple ratio first posited by Nobel-winning American economist James Tobin in the 1960s to understand the relationship between a company’s market value and the replacement value...

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