The Chief Analytics Officer's Vision Sets the Narrative for the Business Analytics Strategy


Archived Published: 04 December 2015 ID: G00291972

Analyst(s):

New to Gartner?

Register with us for FREE access to this research document.

REGISTER NOW

Summary

CAOs are responsible for creating a business analytics strategy to transform digital business. Their vision describes more than a future state โ€” it establishes the narrative for understanding and validating the required investments and process changes to realize the business analytics strategy.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Vision and Values
      • Value Disciplines and the Value of Information and Business Analytics
      • The Four Financial Objectives Approach for Linking the Business Analytics Vision to Business Outcomes
    • The Vision Setting the Narrative
      • Competitive Values and Financial Objectives Create the Baseline Narrative
      • The CAO Should Create a Lingua Franca for the Business Analytics Vision
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2015 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more