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
Gartner Analysts delve into MDM vs. ADM, unravelling the complexities of data governance from tactical perspectives.
The continuous subtleties of data privacy and security
Global data privacy muddle dissected in FT's latest Comment piece, spotlighting the legal labyrinth across borders.
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?
Amid a tech investment muddle, is IT truly firing up productivity or just a shot in the dark? Let's disentangle the ROI riddle.
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
EHR adoption in US hospitals is high, but lack of interoperability and excess costs hamper progress. #HealthIT #EHR.
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.