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How Chief Data Officers Can Scale the Value of Data and Analytics by Working With External Service Providers

Published: 23 April 2019

ID: G00351729

Analyst(s): Saul Judah , Jorgen Heizenberg


Data and analytics leaders such as CDOs need to evaluate and select external service providers to benefit from their expertise and experience. They should work with them to manage and monetize their data and analytics assets and further scale the value of data and analytics.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate Data and Analytics Service Providers for Their Specific Capabilities
  • Select Providers That Have the Expertise and Resources to Identify and Deliver Business Value
  • Establish an Operating Model That Engages External Service Providers to Scale Business Value Through Data and Analytics
  • Incorporate Knowledge Transfer and Skills Development of Your Own Staff

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