Priorities of Highly Successful Chief Data Officers

Chief Data Officers (CDOs) who put their primary focus on meeting revenue-generation and data monetization goals were more successful than CDOs who focused primarily on enabling projects such as data governance. That’s among the findings of Gartner’s 7th annual survey of CDOs, conducted from September through November 2021 with 496 CDOs and other high-level data … Read more

Alteryx Gears Up for the Analytics Cloud Future

Data and analytics have entered the era of the cloud with two-thirds of analytics for both development and production expected to be performed in the cloud by 2023, according to a Gartner report from November 2021. If your organization is taking your analytics environment to the cloud or planning to, you are in the majority. … Read more

The Cost of AI Bias: Lower Revenue, Lost Customers

Regulatory technology leaders have become more concerned about artificial intelligence bias over the past two years, according to a new survey by analytics firm DataRobot. It’s not just about damaging the brand’s reputation either. Among those who experienced the negative effects of AI bias, the largest proportion, 62%, lost revenue as a result. It also … Read more

How to Show the ROI for Projects

As you move forward with countless data-driven projects in your organization, pay attention to the quality of that data. Whether the data is collected in a fraud detection analytics database or in a data lake for four to five different projects, this data needs to meet quality standards that make it fit for purpose. Data … Read more

8 Real Ways CIOs Can Drive Sustainability, Fight Climate Change

CIOs, chief data officers, and other IT leaders can play a key role in helping organizations build ESG programs. .