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Top Actions for Healthcare Payer CIOs: Maximize Information Assets by Addressing Dark Data

Published: 29 January 2013

ID: G00247932

Analyst(s): Robert H. Booz


Healthcare payer CIOs are expected to control two basic information assets: derived data and inferred data. A third asset, dark data, is emerging as an untapped resource for value creation. All three require unique IT resources to offer different types of ROI.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Examine the Sources and Uses of Both Derived and Inferred Data as Consumer Buying Sophistication Increases
  • Expand on All Three Information Assets, and Use Dark Data as a Unique Value Creator
  • Discover the Hidden Value of Dark Data Through Exploration of the New Sources and Uses of Information in the Big Data Environment

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