I am in Paris right now at Forrester’s CIO Forum and the event was kicked off by Forrester CEO George Colony with a very intriguing keynote labeled Digital First, addressing how companies use digital technologies to completely disrupt “analog” businesses. Read more
Category Archives: Data
We are at the cusp of major breakthrough’s that will enable a profoundly different way of responding rapidly to change while leveraging existing resources and meeting the control and compliance demands that face every enterprise. Read more
We had some good news recently that one of the world’s leading Oil and Gas companies had selected Cordys to provide a solution to put their operational “big data” in the hands of business people. I feel a bit nervous calling it “big data” as I’m always a healthy sceptic when it comes to using the latest “buzzword”. Where does “big data” begin and end? Business Intelligence? Data Warehousing? Reporting? In-memory analytics? All of these? Read more
I closed my last post by noting that we are in the second phase of the internet in which we are connecting to each other, rather than just connecting to IT. However, that does beg the question of what’s next? Well, now we are connecting to everything as well as everyone. From your refrigerator to an electronic component on an assembly line – these devices now can tell us things about themselves via the internet and provide new value and service to us along the way.