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12 Types Of Data IT Can't Afford To Overlook

Regardless of how much data your company has -- and how much your business leaders are asking for -- you're likely missing some hidden gems. Here are 12 examples of what you might be overlooking, and why it matters to IT professionals, and to your business at large.
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LisaMorgan
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LisaMorgan,
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8/5/2016 | 4:32:33 PM
Re: Nuggets
Yes.  That's important too!
shamika
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shamika,
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7/31/2016 | 8:17:24 AM
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With all these type of different data don't you think it is also important to have employee data. This will help in analyzing the turnover ratios, cost per hire as well the gender equity in companies.
shamika
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shamika,
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7/31/2016 | 8:16:47 AM
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Understanding human habits is an important aspect. As the article rightly says it will be more useful for the healthcare industry. 
shamika
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shamika,
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7/31/2016 | 8:16:20 AM
CRM Data
CRM data is more important for any organization. It is important to have perfect CRM system in order capture the data correctly. Most of the organizations prefer to have perfect CRM system since it will be the direct link to the core business.
PeterF028
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PeterF028,
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7/27/2016 | 12:44:03 PM
Nuggets
It's all about finding nuggets of value that have the ability to shine a light on where the organization can make meaningful changes -- impacting the customer relationship, changing operations or strategically modifying new offerings.  In many instances, this type of information comes from combining data already within the organization (whether structured or unstructured) with social data that presents the organization with real time insights. Peter Fretty, IDG blogger for SAS Big Data Forum. 
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