I have to say that data management in the upstream sector of oil & gas has been, to say the least, somewhat volatile. Over the past 3 decades it is, I believe, true to say that very little progress has been made. 2,130 more words
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I was recently reminded of a presentation I made to the SAIC/BP, Global Data Management team in Houston some years ago.
I was reflecting upon the information flows and logistics established by Britain’s Fighter Command to defend the UK from attack. 616 more words
There’s something of a cottage industry growing around writing about demystifying the data scientist.
Find out what citizen data scientists will do in this new data ecosystem. Also, know the potential benefits and trade-offs to leaning on these pros for analytics. 50 more words
A recent Forbes.com article shared that CMOs placed “data scientists” at the top of their 2015 holiday wish list. Guest contributor Scott Davis stated, “This year in particular, CMOs are struggling with tons of data that our new digital world is creating. 58 more words
During my PhD journey, I read Paul R. Halmos (1985)’s book, “I Want to Be a Mathematician: An Automathography”, from time to time. The book is so enjoyable to read, and every time I read it, I feel like Halmos was talking to me directly and tenderly, about his love for words, about his educational life, and of more importance, about his many how-to’s. 66 more words