Avoiding the Abyss of Big Data

Last week, we defined the critical differences between “data”, “information” and “insight”, and what it truly means to be data-driven in today’s digitized world. If you missed it, check it out before delving deeper into what today’s post is about: Why so many organizations fail at connecting analytics to action, and how to better equip…

The Future of Supply Chain is Focused on Data

Supply chain disruption has been a recurring topic in 2016. Along with “disruption,” we've all heard terms like “leveraging data,” or acquiring “visibility and transparency” via a necessary “digital transformation.” It's often frustrating to come across these terms through marketing material on a vendor's website, or articles by “industry thought leaders” that never offer a…