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Owner-operators of long-lived infrastructure assets have developed ways of working and business processes that place maximum value on minimizing risk. Understandably, this mind-set makes boards cautious about implementing change. Then, add their complex IT environments and their chronic struggle for funding. However, they must change. So, how do they define a connected data environment? Read article