Since Moneyball, data analytics has been at the forefront of baseball discussion. However, the analytical minds behind the data have typically worked in the front office, instead of in the dugout, focusing primarily on building a winning roster, instead of in-game management.
A major survey from NewVantage Partners shows that among 57 large corporations polled, AI and data projects are delivering significant value. The survey is in its sixth year and its reach and quality continues to grow, tapping the perspectives of the growing number of chief data officers. As big data and AI projects grow increasingly indistinguishable, more companies are looking to integrate the technologies into a coherent strategy.