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Join us at the first program designed specifically for Chief Data Officers

by Andrew White  |  January 25, 2016

Where: Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit 2016, Grapevine, Texas (Dallas area) When: March 16 – 18, 2016 Created exclusively* for the most senior data and analytics leaders, this program features brand-new...

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New Research: Information and Analytics Agenda and CDO Priorities for 2016

by Andrew White  |  January 15, 2016

I spotted three notes published today: Information and Analytics Programs Primer for 2016 by my good self. The economics of information is changing dramatically, spanning technology that includes storage and compute,...

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U.S. Productivity grew by more than 16% in the last quarter, up from 11% in previous (newspaper headlines, April 28, 2024)

by Andrew White  |  May 15, 2015

The newspaper article continues....”cost of living index down....standard of living up....Reduction in poverty....but income inequality appears to widen after 20 years of narrowing”. If ever you wanted a long bet,...

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The Real Case (and scope) for the Chief Data Officer.

by Andrew White  |  May 1, 2015

So like a red rag to a bull, a colleague of mine sent me an article (see Chief Data officer May Go the Way of Chief Electricity Officer) in ComputerWorld that...

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Putting the “why” back into Information Strategy

by Andrew White  |  April 29, 2015

I was reviewing a client’s information strategy the other day.  The goods news is that it was only about 5 pages long.  Too many organizations don’t understand what strategy means. ...

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Pearls of Wisdom from a Chief Data Officer

by Andrew White  |  April 3, 2015

At the close of our 2015 Enterprise Information and Master Data Management summit yesterday Deb Logan hosted a "master mind" interview with Dr. Eugene Kolker, CDO, Seattle Children’s Hospital.  It was an...

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The UK's Productivity Puzzle (and how IT can help)

by Andrew White  |  March 20, 2015

After blogging only the other day about the importance of productivity over employment to the U.S. economy (see Economic Minute #7: The Growth that Doesn't Satisfy), I noted with some...

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The Day of the Technician is Over. The Time of the Chief Data Officer has Begun.

by Andrew White  |  March 17, 2015

OK so I am a little over the top with hype.  And I clearly am a fan of the Lord of the Rings movies.  But ignoring all this, I really...

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In Defense of the Role of the Chief Data Officer

by Andrew White  |  December 11, 2014

I spied an interesting article in today's US print edition of the Financial Times called, "A banking grandee's rethink on the rules of the game".  Sir David Walker, chairman of...

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IBM’s Big Data and Analytics Analyst Summit, NY, Day 1

by Andrew White  |  June 11, 2014

Well that was a fun-filled day!  I made copious notes and here are a few highlights, on various topics, in no particular order of value or priority.  Note the day...

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