data-dilemma

Growing Pains

The Data Dilemma That Comes With Fast Growth

by MOM

The good news: The online education company was revolutionizing the industry and growing like gangbusters, providing a virtual education experience to thousands of students across the country. The bad news: The company’s 10 year-old systems were sputtering and stalling, unable … more

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A Symphony of Big Data

Harmonizing data management with enterprise strategy

by MOM

Imagine what a symphony and big data have in common. Forget, for a moment, about attending the symphony or using a data management system—and imagine being the creator, or the architect. To compose a symphony, there must be an overarching … more

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Who’s in Charge of Your Data?

The emergence of the Chief Data Officer

by MOM

Data is not just for collecting and reporting; and if treated as a strategic asset, data can produce some game-changing business results. But who pilots the enterprise’s data strategy in order to fulfill its business objectives? Who is Data’s Boss? Let’s … more