Many businesses pursue analytics projects with the idea that they can respond ever more effectively to dynamic customer, market and business demands. Thompson describes the critical factors of analytics agility necessary to make this happen.
Applied to the preponderance of connected monitoring, social psychology research suggests that increased public awareness of the Internet of Things around us will influence our daily choices for the better. Davis ruminates on this effect.
In her latest CMSWire article, Schloss notes that the very term, "Shadow IT," portends rogue employees and covert operations, but such negative connotations are unwarranted. Shadow IT will only grow larger in a world of advanced analytics, so she examines the common myths to explain why businesses should want Shadow IT to thrive.