Data connections are crucial to insight delivery. The best analytics tools, the most data, and the brightest people, will all fail to deliver business value unless you have an organization-wide data management strategy and architecture.
Big data and associated analytics are shaking up the way decisions are made across organizations. This isn’t the first time the art and science of decision-making has undergone a disruption. Until the 1970s or so, the most common approach was command and control, in which decisions were made in the upper echelons of organizations. In... more
Recently TechRadar published a post touting the advent of 5G coming to a town near you soon. The writer clearly indicated that throughput of the various payloads will greatly improve; as will power consumption and; most importantly, latency. After all, you do not want to rely on a vehicle braking fifty yards in front of... more
Recently, I got to speak to a CIO at a Global 500 Company about the challenges of running his IT organization. He said that one of his biggest challenges is getting business leaders to understand technology better. “I want my business leaders to be asking for digital services that support and build upon their product... more
If you ask a CIO today about the importance of data to their enterprises, they will likely tell you about the need to “compete on analytics” and to enable faster business decisions. At the same time, CIOs believe they “need to provide the intelligence to make better business decisions”. One CIO said it was in... more