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What Makes AI Business Cases So Different?

by msau  |  February 9, 2018

          Moutusi Sau | February 9, 2018 Artificial Intelligence is everywhere right now. If you are the decision maker in your organization and have been told...

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New Research: Five Steps to Creating a Business Case for Data Quality Improvement

by Andrew White  |  July 25, 2016

My colleagues Saul Judah and Ted Friedman just published this note: Five Steps to Creating a Business Case for Data Quality Improvement. Chief data officers and data and analytics leaders should...

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New Research: Data and Analytics Strategies Need More-Concrete Metrics of Success

by Andrew White  |  May 14, 2016

My colleague, Frank Buytendijk and others, just published this note: Data and Analytics Strategies Need More-Concrete Metrics of Success. "Better decision making" and "single version of the truth" no longer serve...

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The Business Case for Master Data Management (MDM) and Application Data Management (ADM) are different

by Andrew White  |  July 16, 2015

It came to me, as I wrote a response to a client inquiry: the business case for master data management (MDM) is very different to the business case for application...

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“A Day in the Life of an Analyst” at Gartner’s IT/Expo Symposium – Day 2

by Andrew White  |  October 8, 2014

What a day.  Fast paced, exciting, non stop. 5.30am woke and called home to get everyone up.  Checked email. 7.10am breakfasted with Bill Swanton who, I didn't know until today,...

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Hot Topics from the Field – 3 Days on the Road and this is what is moving and shaking in Information Management

by Andrew White  |  September 12, 2014

I just spent the good fortune of spending a couple days in Western Canada.  I met with numerous end-users spanning several industries included public sector (several different departments), mining, retail,...

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Gartner Inquiry: Helping Business Users Convince IT to help!

by Andrew White  |  November 12, 2013

This week I had one of the oddest inquiries I have seen in 11 years as an analyst.  I dialed in and met with 3 business users.  Their challenge was...

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Master Data Management should be a Program, not a Discipline

by Andrew White  |  October 29, 2013

Bill O’Kane, a colleague of mine, shared with me a link to an eBook, Getting Started with Master Data Management.  In that eBook (sponsored by SearchDataManagement) are some quotes from...

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Big Data is Watching You

by Andrew White  |  February 21, 2013

Wall Street Journal, Print Edition, January 18, 2013: “A Little Digging Unmasks DNA Donor Names”. The article highlighted how researchers were able to match data that was anonymously stored from...

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Understanding Information as an Asset – a Fork in the Road?

by Andrew White  |  February 14, 2013

I had another of those calls with an end user today that I have all too frequently.  The emphasis on M&A was a little more than normal, but the underlying...

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