datacitizens18

My key take aways from #DataCitizens18

For three days last week, New York City became the #datacapital of the world. Data leaders and data citizens from 29 countries and every industry gathered for #datacitizens18. What were some key themes? 1.) Is data governance dead? As governance becomes integral to every data oriented scenario – analytics, AI, compliance, privacy and more –…

The future of business

When people think about the future of business, it’s often in terms of new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality, or other concepts that even a few years ago would seem like impossible science fiction. But amidst all the glitz and glamour of a hyper-connected world, “the boring stuff” often goes unnoticed. The day-to-day science…

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3 business trends driving data governance

According to data governance leaders, Collibra, there are three major trends driving the realization that data governance is essential, rather than a nice to have. These are: The rise of the Chief Data Officer. Regulatory oversight. Business intelligence that delivers. Are these trends driving data governance in Southern Africa? Let’s examine them one by one.…

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Data one of 4 trends to watch in 2015 – Forrester Research

[Tweet this video] Data is one of four technology trends highlighted by a 2015 Forrester trends report. I agree. Factors such as compliance, big data, customer experience management, geocoding, privacy, cloud), and even, mobility, all have an underlying data theme. According to report, data will trend in high performance environments because it is fundamental to new interactions…