Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Data

OCDQ Radio is an audio podcast about data quality and its related disciplines, produced and hosted by Jim Harris.

During this episode, William McKnight and I discuss some of the practical, hands-on guidance provided by his new book Information Management: Strategies for Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Data, including how every business is in the business of information, information management is the continuous activity of architecture, data quality is the absence of intolerable defects, and good information management will not take the place of the skills and experience of the people involved.

William McKnight is the President of McKnight Consulting Group.  William is an internationally recognized authority in information management.  His consulting work has included many of the Global 2000 and numerous midmarket companies.  His teams have won several best practice competitions for their implementations and many of his clients have gone public with their success stories.  His strategies form the information management plan for leading companies in various industries.

William McKnight is a very popular speaker worldwide and a prolific writer with hundreds of articles and white papers published.  William is a distinguished entrepreneur, and a former Fortune 50 technology executive and software engineer.  He provides clients with strategies, architectures, platform and tool selection, and complete programs to manage information.

 

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