Everybody knows that analytics programs can be game-changing for business. That's why so many companies are investing in data-centric solutions and services. But is your analytics program on the right track, or is that investment your organization made going to waste? Does your program yield actionable results?
If not, it's time to wake up and smell the coffee. Meta Brown, a statistician, engineer, and president of the consultancy A4A Brown, has spent years in the field, helping organizations with their analytics programs, and she has some real-world experience and best practices to share with attendees of her Interop ITX session, What IT Needs to Know About Analytics Process.
In her session she'll share the secrets behind why some analytics programs fail and why others succeed.
The biggest mistake that organizations make when investing in analytics? Not starting with a plan to succeed. Instead, many organizations start with a vague idea about analytics being important and strategic.
[Read the full article with Meta Brown's tips for success at InformationWeek.]