Its not only about data, ever. Its about decisions in the context of process and environment. Cisco's take.
In Cisco Blog:
In a recent article, CEOs Must Up Level Their Digital-Decisions Skills, Thorton May highlights that executives need to work on improving the digital-decision making process, affirming that EVERYONE is a digital decision maker. The underlying message being that organizations must improve digital decision making of non-IT executives.
With more emphasis on evidence-based management, getting the right data to the right people at the right time is critical to empowering everyone to be a decision maker.
The two most critical elements to quality decisions are: the amount of time available to make a decision and the information available to the decision maker. ... "