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As analytics gains momentum in its ability to transform business processes, it is no secret that information technology can help accelerate the pace of those opportunities. As business managers and analysts, IT professionals and executives, data miners and statisticians are increasingly dependent upon analytics to do their jobs and make informed decisions, the pressure is on the CIO and IT executive to deliver more business value through analytics. An enterprise approach to analytics can deliver more strategic value to your business by leading your executive team to adopt analytics-driven planning and decision making. This paper outlines the essential components to a successful enterprise analytics strategy, including common pitfalls and best practices for each, to enable all of your departments and lines-of-business to fully leverage predictive analytics for true business transformation.
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