The 2017 CIO 100 recognises the most transformative and disruptive CIOs in the UK. The CIO 100 celebrates technology and business leaders driving change in successful organisations, and is a showcase of the achievements of 100 executives tackling transformation in their markets.
When an organization intends to use big data to become smarter and more competitive, the standard approach is to modernize its analytical capabilities. The current environment—from mobile apps to social media and other communications channels that seem to emerge daily—now regularly generates data volumes that far exceed all content officially recorded throughout human history. A modern analytical application promises to generate more insight and help you spot new market trends faster than before.
Today, the key trait for hiring experienced tech team members that I look for is their ability to "unlearn." While the years of experience and patterns are very relevant, they can get in the way of solving today's problems. The ability to innovate comes from our ability to think differently, while leveraging our past experiences, to "be right faster."
Data Architecture has changed completely since its early days, and likely due to newer trends such as the Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Microservices, Advanced Analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, and emergent technologies like Blockchain will continue to alter even more far into the future.
When properly managed and actively used, your data lake becomes much more than a large collection of data. Through Modern Data Management platforms and governance, you can build the master golden record repository where your master profiles, big data, business applications and analytics are no longer disconnected. Your operational applications and analytics get access to reliable information, and closed-loop feedback ensures that your data is always clean, current and complete.
Improving customer experiences demands an approach that takes into account all of the tools, processes, and data across the customer journey. The complex process usually involves dynamically maintaining a single source of truth about each customer to drive personalized experiences based on individual preferences and behaviors. Advancements in artificial intelligence driven by machine learning algorithms are at the heart of next-generation customer experience initiatives. AI is the glue delivering contextually relevant experiences, powered by newfound data.
IDMP (Identification of Medicinal Products) should not be seen just as a compliance or a pharmacovigilance reporting challenge but as an operational improvement opportunity. It is a strategic project that can transform the entire pharmaceuticals value chain. Greater integration across multiple functions and systems such as regulatory, labeling, safety, manufacturing, clinical and quality can offer impressive ROI. Any pharmaceuticals company that wants to operate more efficiently and nimbly in a rapidly changing world needs a central way for understanding product data inside and outside of the enterprise.
Accurate provider data is critical for operational performance by healthcare providers to realize consumer satisfaction. This paper provides an overview of the challenges healthcare organizations face while managing provider data and recommends an approach to achieving Provider Master Data Management (MDM) that should be considered when establishing a sustainable provider data management process and platform.
Reltio, the enterprise data-driven applications and modern data management Platform as a Service (PaaS) company, today announced that industry veteran Parag Patel has been appointed to the newly created role of Executive Vice President of Worldwide Customer Operations. Mr. Patel will oversee all of Reltio’s customer success, sales, field operations, channels & alliances, professional services and customer support operations.
In this video, Jeff Johnson, 30+ year Retail and Consumer goods industry veteran and thought leader, shares his analysis of burning platform issues of the retail industry. Jeff covers the complex business challenges faced by the industry and how leading organizations are moving to Modern Data Management to address these challenges.
Ramon Chen, CMO and executive vice president of product development of cloud-based master data management company Reltio, had been unofficially advising startups for more than eight years and was looking to formalize that role. A mutual venture capital investor introduced Chen to the board of advisers at Bedrock Data, which provides data synchronization and integration for marketing and sales.
Did Amazon buy Whole Foods for the groceries or the data? Clearly this is an amazing twofer. They get a physical presence that can help their delivery and Amazon Fresh efforts, but they also get the significant dataset of customers who buy groceries from Whole Foods. They now have the information to bring together a complete single view of the customer, from brick and mortar shopping to online purchases.