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Data Sovereignty and Cloud Migration

The value proposition of cloud computing is highly compelling. The cloud offers rapid provisioning of low cost compute resources, decreased burden of capital expenditures and geographically dispersed workloads. Many global companies are eager to shift and often leap forward with … Continue reading

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Data Darwinism – Evolving the IT Development Paradigm

Data asset-based strategies must be reliable, repeatable, and produce beneficial results that are well beyond their costs. Typically, organizations derive their IT strategy based on known business need at a given point in time. Applications are created to provide answers … Continue reading

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It’s 2014. Do you know where your data is?

Originally posted on Gigaom:
It’s no secret that over the last year, companies have adopted and deployed big data architectures and analytics like never before. They’ve caught the big data bug and they’re using the insights gleaned from that data…

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Tacit I.T. Leadership pt. 1- What and How

Previously, I posted about how good data leadership is foundational to the “Internet of Things”.  This was about enabling machines and computers by increasing their ability to share information with each other. We recognized the benefit in their ability to … Continue reading

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Yes, the internet of things will be great, once we get the mess untangled

Originally posted on Gigaom:
If you thought the in-house data silos of the client-server era were a nightmare, get ready for the hairball that the internet of things could engender. As tens of billions of “things” — sensors, machines, mobile devices…

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When everything is data, there’s opportunity in everything

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Today, nearly every part of our world can reduced to a number. Physical, digital, alive, inanimate — everything is a source of data just waiting to be processed and analyzed. When the technologies for carrying out…

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25 Ways to Spot Leaders You Can Trust

I like this guys observations. He has some great articles on leadership.

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