Acknowledgements

US Advisory

Sponsoring & Technology Leader
Paul Horowitz

US Thought Leadership

Partner-in-Charge
Tom Craren

Center for Technology and Innovation

Managing Editor
Bo Parker

Editors
Vinod Baya, Alan Morrison

Contributors
Andrew Binstock, Galen Gruman, Larry Marion, Bill Roberts

Editorial Advisors
Larry Best, Brian Butte, Glen Hobbs, Jim Kinsman, Bud Mathaisel, Justin McPherson, Jonathan Reichental, Terry Retter, Deepak Sahi, Joe Tagliaferro

Copyeditors

Lea Anne Bantsari

Transcription

Paula Burns, Dawn Regan

 

 

 

Graphic Design

Art Director
Howard Allen

Designers
Bruce Leininger, Diana Lira

Illustrations
Don Bernhardt

Online

Director, Online Marketing
Jack Teuber

Designer and Producer
Joe Breen

Reviewers

Paula Adler, Richard Beaumont, Mike Bergman, Frank Chum, Steve Cranford, Roger Cutler, Sean Middleton, Uche Ogbuji, Tom Scott

Marketing

Bob Kramer

Special thanks to

Dil Aneja, Jim Fisher, Larry Prager, Gerard Verweij, Charlotte Yates

 

Industry perspectives

During the preparation of this report, we benefited greatly from interviews and conversations with the following executives and technologists:

David Choy, senior consultant, and Patricia Anderson, senior marketing manager, EMC

Frank Chum, enterprise architect, Chevron

Tom Davenport, president’s distinguished professor of information technology and management, Babson College

Joey Fitts and Bruno Aziza, business intelligence market strategy and execution, Microsoft

Tom Flanagan, chief information officer, Amgen

Chris Harding, director, Semantic Interoperability Working Group, Open Group

Scott Jarus, chief executive officer, Cognition Technologies

Jason Kolb, technical lead, Cisco Systems

Pankaj Malviya, chief executive officer, Longjump

Uche Ogbuji, partner, Zepheira

Mike Psenka, chief executive officer, eThority

Phillip Russom, analyst, TDWI

Tom Scott, digital editor, BBC Earth

Lynn Vogel, vice president and chief information officer, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center