Reply to post: Re: Perhaps the analogy is appropriate

We've heard of data gravity – we're just not sure how to defy it yet

Brian Miller

Re: Perhaps the analogy is appropriate

Garden gnomes!

1. Collect garden gnomes. 2. Magic happens. 3. Profit!

Data != profit. It just means that there is a bunch of bits in the system. From the original blog post, magically lots of data translates into customers for Sales Force. Up to a point, Lord Copper.

Yes, we have lots of data. Maybe that data is worth something, and, more likely, it isn't.

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