CIOs will find that the most valuable data comes from outside

By Adam Hartung, CIO |  Big Data, insider

Companies are awash in data. CIOs have done a great job of building a hardware and software infrastructure that produces data on just about every part of operations.

But today this is merely table stakes. Just like we expect 100% IT uptime, today we also expect to never be without real-time information on our operations. However, now that everyone has this timely internal info, it's no longer a competitive advantage. Good internal information is now a minimum requirement, insufficient for assuring success.

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