Keys to winning C-suite support for your data strategy

If you don’t have support from your C-suite, your data strategy may be nothing more than a slick presentation.  How do you gain trust and support from your top executives so that you can execute on your data strategy roadmap?  How do you handle pushback?…

Building an enterprise Center of Excellence for analytics

Centralizing analytics can help consolidate education and tools for a large organization, but a completely centralized model may not work for all.  What are the pros and cons of the different models?  How do you empower embedded analysts with tools and education? How do you…

How reliable is the Magic Quadrant for ABI platforms?

Gartner recently released its latest Magic Quadrant for analytics and business intelligence platforms, and there’s been a lot of hype around highly rated companies in the report. But you have to wonder:  Are they really best in class?  Should you trust the scores and invest…

Building and scaling data lineage and traceability programs

Compliance. Accuracy. Cost-effectiveness. As data strategy leaders at major companies, we have to balance all of these factors for our data lineage programs.  Are there any shortcuts or processes beyond the spreadsheet?  What new tools are on the market and are they enterprise-ready?  How do…

How are you achieving compliance with GDPR / GDPR like legislation?

If one examines precultural libertarianism, one is faced with a choice: either accept rationalism or conclude that context is a product of the masses, given that Marx’s essay on precultural libertarianism is invalid. The subject is contextualised into a precapitalist dematerialism that includes culture as…