Implementing an Effective Intelligent Master Data Management Strategy

Posted by Marliesa Dougans on Jun 7, 2021 12:31:04 PM
Most enterprises have re-aligned their business models to accelerate digital transformation and revitalize data analytic tools to understand changing market needs and/or customer preferences. But still, there is a long road ahead. While data collection and management across different sources is now standard practice for enterprises, there are high chances of it being fragmented, siloed, or even uncleansed.
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Topics: Directors

Better cybersecurity starts with honesty and accountability

Posted by Marliesa Dougans on May 19, 2021 10:19:51 AM


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Topics: Directors, Security

Now is the Time to Reassess Digital Transformation Strategy

Posted by Marliesa Dougans on May 11, 2021 3:04:02 PM
Around 70% of manufacturing organizations in the U.S. and Europe have adopted a digital transformation (DX) strategy (according to the IDC research). These strategies vary widely in terms of quality and focus. Some companies (but not enough) understand that DX should cover both vertical and horizontal perspectives. Transformation should go beyond factory walls and impact the supply chain, the product and services portfolio, and the revenue side of the business.
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Topics: Directors, Manufacturing, Analytics Insight

Data & analytics: The next phase of digital transformation | Cio

Posted by Marliesa Dougans on Apr 22, 2021 8:02:22 AM
In this two-part series, I explore the two phases of digital transformation that many organizations are undergoing. In part one, I dig into what organizations have done in the first phase of transformation and why they must think differently as they embark on the second phase. In part two, I describe how organizations should approach the second phase of transformation in order to successfully transform their data and analytics estates – with Spark as the foundation of those changes.
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Topics: Data & BI, DevOps & POPIA, Matt Maccaux, Directors