Tailoring the CDO role
The Chief Data Officer (CDO) is quickly becoming a pivotal member of the C-suite for organizations across the globe. This rapidly emerging role is characterized by the breadth of its influence and involvement across the organization, agility to transform as markets demand, and twenty-first century innovation. Indeed, our recent research revealed that organizations with a Chief Data Officer onboard tend to be analytically mature, business-driven enterprises that outperform their competitors. The CDO function can provide a competitive edge in today’s digital marketplace.
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IBM Global Business Services
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