James A. Rodger
“Smart data” is the combination of interoperable characteristics in a system of data exchange that is agreed upon by the user community. It enhances and optimizes enterprise performance, enables more timely and responsive decision-making, and lowers IT costs. Smart Data provides a practical framework for this essential strategy, equipping the reader with the necessary tools to maximize the wealth of information in their corporate databases. James George and James Rodger persuasively address the problem of “data whose life cycle often outlasts the information technology (IT) paradigm under which it was created,” paving the way for IT to once again propel an organization’s advancement.