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Andrew White
Research VP
8 years at Gartner
22 years IT industry

Andrew White is a Distinguished Analyst and VP. His roles include Chief of Research and Content Lead for Data and Analytics. His main research focus is data and analytics strategy, platforms, and governance. Read Full Bio

Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to June 16)

by Andrew White  |  June 19, 2019

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc. Rita has done it again – her very persuasive research is back at the top of the charts!

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Loving my new Oura Ring

by Andrew White  |  June 11, 2019

If you have read my blog you will know I love monitoring myself.  I have explored all manner of devices over the years.  i am currently a big fan and user of Muse and Kardia, and I have a new toy to report on: Oura. It’s been a week and I am enjoying the new app […]

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Salesforce acquisition of Tableau – What does it mean?

by Andrew White  |  June 11, 2019

Salesforce acquires Tableau – June 2019 (business app vendor acquires analytics/BI) Google acquires Looker– June 2019 (infrastructure/search/data broker vendor acquires analytics/BI) Salesforce closes acquisition of Mulesoft – May 2018 (business app vendor acquires data integration) Then again, classifying vendors as I do above is a loss leader – the classifications do not make sense any more since […]

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Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to June 9)

by Andrew White  |  June 10, 2019

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc.  

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Give up those Measures and Metrics to Succeed – Really

by Andrew White  |  June 10, 2019

I want to comment in an insightful and challenging Opinion piece in this last weekends US print edition of the Wall Street Journal. The article was titled, A Dearth of Data Helped Hong Kong Succeed, and it was written by Jairaj Devadiga. The article explains an odd fact that Hong Kong’s economic policy management during […]

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Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to June 2)

by Andrew White  |  June 7, 2019

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc.  

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The Good, the Bad, and the AI

by Andrew White  |  May 30, 2019

AI is not ugly, that’s for sure.  AI is a promising technology, and it is certainly in the limelight.  Several articles in the papers over the last few weeks highlight what is good and bad about AI.  Here is a snippet of a couple of them. From the US print edition of the Wall Street […]

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Become Kinder with Gartner’s Business Value Pyramid

by Andrew White  |  May 29, 2019

A common and often intractable question we hear from clients all the time is, “how can I show a link between data and a business or organizational outcome?”  I personally hear this 2 or 3 times a day when I take inquiries.  The question sounds so innocent and simple yet it has been a real […]

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Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to May 26)

by Andrew White  |  May 28, 2019

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc.    

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Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to May 19)

by Andrew White  |  May 23, 2019

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc.

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