5 Keys to Business Analytics Program Success
by Brian Green, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Kay Van De Vanter, The Boeing Company, Tracy Harris, IBM, Bill Frank, Johnson & Johnson, John Boyer, RCG Global
About the Book:
Business Analytics is becoming increasingly strategic to all types of organizations. It leads to higher business performance and helps organizations outperform their peers by 2.2 times, according to a recent IBM Institute for Business Value study. However, many organizations appear to struggle in creating impact with Business Analytics - and factors related to people and process are often the most common obstacles to achieving analytic maturity in organizations.
5 Keys to Business Analytics Program Success is a work based on the combined
experience of 10 organizations that display excellence and expertise in business
analytics. They share best practices, discuss the management aspects and
sociology that drive success in Business Analytics Programs and uncover 5 key
aspects behind the success of some of the top business analytics programs in the
industry. In this book you will learn:
- How to create and manage a changing Business Analytics Strategy, aligning business priorities to technology innovation;
- How to quantify and demonstrate tangible business value;
- How to create an Analytics Center of Excellence and organize your people for success;
- How to implement program processes that balance agility, empowerment and control;
- How to architect a business analytics technology solution with future innovation in mind.
By reading 5 Keys to Business Analytics Program Success, organizations can learn how the Business Analytics Program can help manage strategy, value, people, process and technology to translate analytic strategy into actionable insight and achievement.
Other contributions of 5 best practice case studies: Mark Lack, Mueller, Thom
Marks, Daimler Trucks North America, Jeff Guevin & Eric Place, Martin’s
Point HealthCare, Nihad Aytaman, Elie Tahari, Larry Yarter, IBM And Practical
Tips from Co-author of the “Performance Manager”: Roland Mosimann, AlignAlytics
If you are attending the IBM Information on Demand Conference, get a free printed copy of this book and meet the authors at the Author Signing and Giveaway that is scheduled:
- Monday October 22, 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. EXPO reception
After the conference is over, a free e-version of the book will be available for you to download. Follow my blog to ensure that you are one of the first to know where you can download the book.
Also attend this session by the authors of this book:
2431B Five Steps to Implementing a Successful Business Analytics Program - South Seas C; Mon, Oct 22, 2012; 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM