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New Research: Is It Time for Life Science CIOs to Enable Digital Monetization?

by Stephen Davies  |  December 21, 2017

Digital does monetize. That is an absolute certainty. The 2017 Forbes 400 list of wealthiest individuals includes four "digital" billionaires in the top 10. The founders of Amazon, Facebook and...

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New Research: Life Science CIOs Must Deploy Global Tender Management Solutions

by Stephen Davies  |  November 22, 2017

What is a "tender"? Wikipedia defines a request for tender (RFT) as "formal, structured invitation to suppliers to submit a bid to supply products or services". Government entities deploy this...

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Don't Be a Data and Analytics Turkey

by Doug Laney  |  November 19, 2017

With Thanksgiving approaching this week in the U.S., last month in Canada, the following week in Australia, and even in the Netherlands this month, let's also give thanks for the...

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Recent Research: Life Science CIO Survey Results

by Stephen Davies  |  November 16, 2017

Each year Gartner surveys CIOs to gather data about company strategies, IT budgets and priorities, digital initiatives and industry-specific topics. Life science CIOs participate in this survey and our analyst...

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Monetizing and Innovating with Information: The Art of the Possible

by Doug Laney  |  November 5, 2017

If yours is like most organizations, it’s buried in big data, much of it latent and languishing, incurring more cost than economic value. So how do you tip the scales...

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Accelerate Life Science Digital Capabilities by Migrating Validated Applications to the Cloud

by Stephen Davies  |  October 24, 2017

Cloud deployment is necessary to advance the execution of digital strategies by advancing IT's ability to deliver agile, flexible and scalable solutions. Life science CIOs face a major challenge in...

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Event Thinking: a Challenge And an Imperative

by Yefim Natis  |  September 12, 2017

The challenge of event thinking is that the IT designer must accept uncertainty. In transactional systems the callers request is guaranteed to be fulfilled or the caller will be told...

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The 9/11 "Worst Responders" and the Genesis of Infonomics

by Doug Laney  |  September 11, 2017

This week as we remember the tragedy of 9/11, we also recall the awesome heroism of the "first responders." But many are unaware that there were some "worst responders" as well. My...

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Virtual Reality (VR) in Higher Ed

by Marty Resnick  |  August 3, 2017

In my recently published note "Best Practice for Virtual Reality in Higher Education" , Glenda Morgan and I recommend to  CIOs of higher education institutions to gain a competitive advantage...

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2 x Life Science Hype Cycles

by Michael Shanler  |  July 29, 2017

While the spring rains drenched the northeastern U.S. and parts of Europe, Jeff, Steve, and I were hard at work authoring, arranging, writing, reviewing,  re-reviewing, re-re-reviewing our content.  After countless...

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