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Data over Substance - For Now

by Andrew White  |  November 8, 2018

There was an interesting article in today’s US print edition of the Wall Street Journal. It was titled, Wall Street Analysts Are Selling More Data. The article explains how increasingly...

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More on How Firms Make Capital Decisions

by Andrew White  |  October 17, 2018

I was stuck up the mountains (willingly, I might add) and watching the early morning mists roll back and a dark orange sun slowly emerge from the gloom, as I...

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Do You Want to Be Data Driven? I Don't Think So...

by Andrew White  |  August 20, 2018

I was once asked by a CIO to help him present to his board, on why they wanted to become data-driven. After 5 minutes of my planned 10 minute presentation...

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The Business Value of IT

by Andrew White  |  June 27, 2018

I remain perplexed as to why we (the wider "we") know so little about how investments in information and technology drive business value.  In a brand new survey of Gartner's...

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Beyond the Hype of Analytics, Comes Data

by Andrew White  |  May 24, 2018

Only the other day I blogged about another data acquisition - see Who is Buying Which Data Companies?.  Today, in the US print edition of the Financial Times, I spied...

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Data, data, everywhere - Oh to be a Central Banker

by Andrew White  |  May 4, 2018

There was an interesting Opinion piece in today’s US edition of the Wall Street Journal.  It is titled, “Is the Philips Curve Dead?  And other Questions for the Fed.”  It...

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New Research on Data and Analytics: Leveraging Data and Analytics ITScore and Maturity Models

by Andrew White  |  April 26, 2018

Late in 2017 we refreshed our Data and Analytics ITScore.  Before that time it was focused on analytics and BI which is just one of the data and analytics programs. ...

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My Analyst Highlights from Gartner's Data and Analytics Summit 2018 USA

by Andrew White  |  March 14, 2018

Several common threads emerged through numerous 1-1’s though few really started out with such a clear scope: Many 1-1’s started out with a dialog related to MDM or business application...

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Effective Data and Analytics Governance - Finally!

by Andrew White  |  March 7, 2018

I stood on stage at our Data and Analytics Summit in Dallas today to talk about data hubs, and said I was very excited to attend and speak with everyone....

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What's in Your Data and Analytics Strategy?

by Andrew White  |  February 24, 2018

Every day our team received requests from organizations to review their strategies.  Most often this starts with the submission of a 'strategy' document for us to read and inwardly digest. ...

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