Stories by Andrew White
Gartner: The battle for the cloud has not even started yet
Andrew White has an interesting framework to look at the battle for the cloud today and where he thinks it will go in the not too distant future.
Comparing master data management with application data management
One tactical nut that we are looking at, in the MDM team, concerns application data management.
The continuous subtleties of data privacy and security
They include considering where the creator of the data existed at the time the data was formed.
Gartner on the challenges of artificial intelligence
If you don’t own the data or rights to that data, no amount of fancy algorithm or application will win. You need access to the vastness & variety.
Tech boom creates too few jobs – and the point is?
The outcome is clear: though tech-driven growth has recovered, it seems that growth has been delivered at a lower level of employment.
What to do? A little ERP? A little IOT? A little big data? Who Know...Who Cares?
I think its time we started to take a more pragmatic and in some cases new look at what we do with IT.
Gartner opinion: Are we more productive? – the final conundrum
Owning or using a smart phone to do your email in bed is not being more productive; it just increase output at the same rate and ruins many things.
Microsoft targets mother of all professional people master data with LinkedIn buy
So you saw the announcement: Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn for over $26bn. Our team were contemplating the meaning of the deal.
Looking at Health IT: When integration isn’t enough
"Technology has been adopted but business processes & practices, related to information governance and the value and priority of data, have not been."
The hype and misunderstanding surrounding analytics
The hype related to analytic technologies and vendors continues unabated. It seems that investors are still pushing up prices of analytic vendors.
Data and analytic topics on the minds of CIOs
I had the good fortune to be present (and presenting) at our US CIO Leadership Forum in Phoenix, Arizona this week.