It is important to recognize that a CDO’s relationship with the business is a two-way street. As the CDO collects information about the business, he or she must also deliver value. This mutual relationship with the business is perhaps best seen when CDOs act in their Business Optimizer mode. When focusing on Business Optimization, it is important to have three goals in mind: inspiration, improvement, and growth.
Twitter Moments Have Their Own Set Of Guidelines And Principles
Along with the release of its new feature, Moments, Twitter shared a set of guidelines and principles that drive the curation team that powers it, as well as its external partners. Algorithms only pop up what’s trending; it’s up to…
Reddit Launches Upvoted, Its “Digital Magazine” For All Things Reddit
Reddit, the squirrely site that has more links to content than you can shake a stick at, has launched a new site with new content. It’s called Upvoted, and it’s a digital magazine of sorts with original digital bits inspired…
Twitter Debuts Moments
Jack Dorsey has returned to his creation and with him comes the hope of bringing more people onto the platform. Maybe they’ll never tweet. Maybe they’ll never follow anyone…but they’ll hopefully get caught up in a Moment or two. Or…
Facebook Hires Founders Of Cellular-Network-In-A-Box Company Endaga
The founders and CEO of Endaga, a company that brings rural villages online with cellular network boxes, announced this weekend they would be joining Facebook and winding down their business operations. Read More
Twitter Shares Pop 5.7% On News Of @Jack’s Return
Providing proof that markets are silly, shares of Twitter stock are up around 5 percent today following news that Jack Dorsey will again be its CEO. Dorsey will retain his role at Square, making him a rare double executive. Read…
Pinterest Expands Buyable Pins To More E-Commerce Platforms, Reaching Thousands Of Merchants
Pinterest announced this morning it’s expanding the reach of its “Buyable Pins” – meaning those pins that allow you to make purchases directly on Pinterest – to several more e-commerce platforms, including Bigcommerce, Magento, and IBM Commerce. The company previously…
Now that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been published, organizations that operate in the European Union (EU) market and process the personal data of EU data subjects need to understand its implications. Take a look at what you need to know, and the ramifications from noncompliance.
And they said resilience—continuous data access in the face of outages, failures and downtime—across distributed data sources is impossible. Yet the recent IBM BigInsights release offers this capability in its IBM Big Replicate technology. Get an inside look at resilience in an interview with Jim Campigli, cofounder of WANdisco and its chief product officer, who explains the active-active replication technology that makes resilience a reality.
It’s a tough time for CIOs. They’re facing multiple challenges based on current technology trends, changing markets and shifting organizational culture. To see how CIOs around the world are dealing with these and other factors, join an upcoming CrowdChat that analyzes the results of a new CIO study.
Price may be the assumed number one factor for customer loyalty to telecommunications provider services, but quality of service actually tends to rate higher than cost. See why telecommunications providers need to consider the customer experience holistically when addressing the elephant in the room to ensure consistent high-quality provision of network services.
Analytics enables banks to comply with regulations and reduce the risk of fraudulent practices in four major areas. These innovation-driving areas include identifying suspicious transactions, staying within the law to uncover predatory lending practices, defending against online threats and complying with pending banking regulations.
Chris Maddern is cofounder of Button, the leading marketplace for app connections. Before starting Button, Chris led mobile engineering for popular social payments network Venmo and founded several mobile products startups. Learn more in this interview as Chris talks with IBM data science evangelist James Kobielus.
Inderpal Bhandari, chief global data officer at IBM, talks about the many nuances of data, value of analytics and importance of the partnership between the CIO office and CDO office. He also discusses why building a comprehensive data strategy is important for organizations. Check out this CIO Insights podcast to learn more.
TU-Automotive has published the eagerly anticipated agenda for their 6th annual TU-Automotive West Coast 2016 Conference and Exhibition (October 13-14, San Diego, formerly Telematics West Coast). The event will see 250+ executives assemble in California to discuss the future of connected services and sources of revenue for the industry.
As the connected car sector has matured, it has provided new and exciting opportunities for the industry to expand into new products, services and…