Myles Suer

Myles Suer, according to LeadTail, is the No. 1 leading influencer of CIOs. Myles is Director of Solutions Marketing at Alation, and he's also the facilitator for the #CIOChat.

How CIOs Measure Themselves and Why it Matters

Over the last several years, I have asked CIOs multiple times about how they would like their performance to be measured. One answer has come back repeatedly: They want...

Understanding IT Resilience: The Human Component

According to Daniël Pairon at KPMG, “resilience is the ability to deliver critical operations in the face of disruption. It allows organizations to absorb internal and external shocks, ensuring...

Fail Fast, Learn Faster: The Story of Big Data

Randy Bean’s book, “Fail Fast, Learn Faster” hits bookshelves this week. The book details the Big Data Revolution and the Chief Data Officers that emerged to manage the volume,...

Do We Need a New Approach to Accounting for Business Risk?

As I was waking up Friday morning in the Bay Area, the skies were yellow, and the air was extremely unhealthy and smoky. The winds from the Dixie fire...

How is Big Data Evolving?

In 2013, Judith Hurwitz and other market experts proclaimed the beginning of the Big Data Era. They perceived that “big data enables organizations to store, manage, and manipulate vast...

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How CIOs Measure Themselves and Why it Matters

Over the last several years, I have asked CIOs multiple times about how they would like their performance to be measured. One answer has...

Why Cloud Means Cloud-Native

“Only when the tide goes out do you discover who's been swimming naked.” -- Warren Buffett The most important change in computing over the past...

Top Cloud Service Providers & Companies

Cloud computing providers play a foundational role for businesses. Virtually every enterprise uses cloud computing in some manner, whether it’s to deliver key infrastructure...

The Role of Data Governance in Effective Data Management

I spoke with four industry experts about the growing challenges in data governance, spotlighting which issues need to be resolved for better data management. The...

Edge Data Fabric: What It Is, Why It Matters

To generate richer and more timely insights, enterprises are using increasing amounts of data. Expect that trend to continue. An IDC model projects that...