Gartner Research

How Chief Data Officers Can Succeed by Driving Analytic Value

Published: 16 March 2016

ID: G00278412

Analyst(s): Frank Buytendijk , Alan D. Duncan


Chief data officers and analytics leaders must identify the areas of business change that will derive most value from analytic insight and track the accruing outcomes and benefits, focusing efforts on engaging with customers and building an ecosystem of relationships.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Focus on Customer Value by Delivering Business Analytics That Maximize Business Effectiveness and Connectedness
    • Measuring Business Outcomes Arising From Analytics
    • Balancing Effectiveness, Efficiency and Risk
  • Create an Analytics Environment That Fosters Information Innovation as Opposed to Stifling It
  • Align Analytics Capabilities With Changes to the Way Data Is Consumed

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