Data Culture: Data Driven Organizations
Learn more about the importance of having a data driven organization and the steps you can take to build a data culture.
Data is recognized by governments as a strategic asset. The increasing generation of data calls for governments to adopt a strategic approach to their use of data and technology to strengthen public sector delivery.
Using data to enhance public sector insights to support policy making, service design and delivery is getting more and more important.
Microsoft partnered with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Government Development and the Future Office to create this training module to learn more about the importance of having a data driven organization and the steps you can take to build a data culture.
Understanding Data as an Asset
The volume, variety and complexity of data that individuals and businesses are generating is growing rapidly – and with these large amounts of data, making sense of it, and driving insights capable of adding real value can become a challenge. What matters most for organizations is not the volume of data but rather knowing how to use it.
Watch this video learn more about how you use your data to help you make informed decisions.
Benefits of Embracing a Data Culture
A data driven culture is an organizational culture that prioritizes data driven decision making. By embracing a data culture, you will be able to:
- Make real-time decisions
- Improve operational efficiencies
- Improve processes
- Better business continuity
- Improve satisfaction
Watch this video to learn more about how you can build a data driven culture.
Become a Data Driven Organization
A data-driven organization places data at the front and center of the work being done. They utilize data effectively and generate insights; and they drive change, innovate new services, products, policies and regulations.
Watch this video to learn more about what a data-driven organization looks like and what are the common traits of organizations that are powered by data.
Key Steps to Build a Data Driven Organization Culture
While having the right technology is important and necessary, it isn’t the area where organizations struggle the most. Studies show that the main challenge to becoming data driven are people and process. Not technology.
Watch this video to learn more about the key steps in building a data-driven culture in your organization:
Data Driven Governments
Massive production of data calls for governments to adopt a strategic approach to their use of data and technology to strengthen public sector intelligence. Watch this video to learn more about how governments can harness the full benefit of public sector information.
Key Success Factors
Learn more about each of these steps you should take to create a data driven culture within your government organization:
- Infrastructure & Technology
- Right People
- Real Data Culture
- Cohesive Approach
- Empowered Data Organization
- Engagement with Functions
Watch more training videos in this series:
- Understanding Digital Transformation in Government
- Cutting Edge Technologies to Improve Government Performance and Service
Skilling to help accelerate your digital transformation
- Microsoft Power Platform Adoption
- Defending Your Data
- Microsoft Learn for Government
- Optimize Government Operations with Azure
- Microsoft Events
About the Center of Expertise
Microsoft’s Public Sector Center of Expertise brings together thought leadership and research relating to digital transformation in the public sector. The Center of Expertise highlights the efforts and success stories of public servants around the globe, while fostering a community of decision makers with a variety of resources from podcasts and webinars to white papers and new research. Join us as we discover and share the learnings and achievements of public sector communities.
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