Competing with Data Challenge
April 09, 2018
In this module we have examined how data and analytics can be utilized in organizations of all types. For this assignment, please choose a company that uses data in a creative way to drive value creation, capture or operating model and then describe:
- What does the usage or analysis of data create value for the company? How is it different from its competitors?
- What does the company capture value from data and analytics? How is it different from its competitors?
- How did it get to where it is now? What challenges did the company have to overcome? What challenges and opportunities do you anticipate for the company in the future?
- For companies that failed to grow data-driven business models, what are the root causes for such failures?
Please try to use data and analytics to illustrate your arguments when possible. Create an approximately 500-750 word post at d3.harvard.edu/platform-digit. Please create appropriate tags for your post. Please also respond to and comment on three other posts before class. Feel free to use graphics, data, videos and links to other sites to corroborate your points.