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Batman on Big Data

by Doug Laney  |  November 13, 2013

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Think Graph

by Svetlana Sicular  |  November 8, 2012

A graph states that something is related to something else: people to people, molecules to molecules, habits to habits. Graph traversals are about paths: of ideas, time or viruses. Russian...

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Sandy and the Nexus

by Jack Santos  |  November 1, 2012

Made it home from our US Orlando Symposium conference last week – expecting a quick turnaround to the Symposium conference in Brazil.  My plans were interrupted by Sandy.  Some of...

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Data Quality: Taking It Personally

by Jack Santos  |  January 20, 2011

I have been spending a lot of time in hospitals lately, not as a hospital CIO (or a patient), but as a visitor.  Makes for some interesting comparisons about use...

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Year End 2010: Healthcare Breach Synopsis

by Jack Santos  |  December 27, 2010

One of the healthcare IT hallmarks of the last 2 years has been the increase in regulatory reporting requirements for healthcare providers, not only because of the 2009 HITECH act,...

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The Frontiers of Visualization

by Jack Santos  |  December 14, 2010

Our Data Management guys in the Gartner IT1 offering do a lot of research on data – in all its forms.   They are looking at things like “Big Data” and...

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Wikileaks and Consumer Behavior

by Jack Santos  |  December 9, 2010

OK. I’ve succumbed.  A week ago I said to myself “avoid, at all costs, commenting about the Wikileaks story – especially on the blog”. That was before 249 internal emails...

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Woohoo! You've read all the important messages...

by Jack Santos  |  October 5, 2010

It’s been about a month now since I started using Google's prioritized inbox; Craig Roth talked about it in an earlier post. I was a skeptic; with 30,000+ messages in...

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Transparency creates an information blizzard not an excuse, nor an absolution

by Mark Mcdonald  |  July 23, 2010

Transparency is a hot issue in halls of legislators and executive offices and something that everyone has to do.  Increasing transparency is part of CEO strategies and investor commitments.  Transparency...

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Is a CIO really an Information Custodian?

by Jack Santos  |  July 1, 2010

Which of the following to do you most agree with? It is a best practice for the Chief Information Officer to: A)  Be directly responsible for the enterprise’s information in...

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