Entries by Doug Laney

Data Monetization: New Value Streams You Need Right Now

This article was originally published on Forbes.com With traditional business income streams drying up or in long-term jeopardy due to the pandemic-spawned economic crisis, organizations need to identify new sources of value such as from the surfeit of available data. Getting this right is a challenge that CIOs and chief data officers (CDOs) in particular […]

Data Diligence: The Missing Method In M&A Due Diligence

This article was originally published on Forbes.com At their own peril, PE firms, boards and CIOs discount the financial value and market potential of corporate data assets. At their own peril, PE firms, boards and CIOs discount the financial value and market potential of corporate data assets, especially during times like these. Currently, we are […]

Ask Not What Your Data Can Do For You

While attending and speaking at the TDWI Strategy Summit recently, I got to chatting over lunch with a couple data and analytics luminaries I’ve known for years: Professor Hugh Ryan (University of Georgia, Terry College of Business), and Marie Clark (GE Entrepreneur in Residence, and founder of Ambient Intelligence). We were noting how quick many […]