The Real-Time Data Revolution


On the face of it, nothing could be more straightforward than real-time data or how it’s used. But the successful analysis of such data--and the success of any decisions derived from that data--depends on several factors.

The data must be reliable. When it comes to real-time data, "reliable" means, above all, data that is both accurate and truly current. These two attributes may appear quite separate, but they are really the same thing. Inaccurate data is as bad and as dangerous a foundation