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Big Data, Big Self-Service

The data lake has become the driving force of strategic IT in many companies. The heart-felt cry is: “We want the company to be data driven!” Now, if you want to be pedantic you can argue convincingly that IT has always been data driven in one way or another, but the promise of the data …Read More

Magic and the Philosophy of Data

This article is part of The Bloor Group’s research program, Philosophy of Data, which has been underwritten by IRI, The CoSort Company. Humanity seeks out knowledge without questioning why. Governments invested in education to confer knowledge skills onto our children, and they established universities so that restless men and women of letters could busy themselves with …Read More