These are my predictions for the key 2016 trends in the world of Business Intelligence and Big Data: A broader awareness and engagement with data – This trend is driven by the […]
Get Your IT Fundamentals in Place
This post is a hodgepodge list of what I think of as the IT fundamentals. These are activities tangential to our regular analytics, big data and data science work, but they build […]
Why Hadoop Matters to BI Professionals
Hadoop, the technology behind most of the big data hype, is driving change in many areas of business. The impact is only just starting to be felt by business intelligence and data […]
Do You Need a Single Version of the Truth?
A much touted benefit of business intelligence software is the ability to function as the system of record, to be the software that delivers the numbers that nobody can contest. This requires […]
Is Your Data Warehouse Still Relevant?
In this era of big data and data lakes, has the enterprise data warehouse become irrelevant? The Data Warehouse under pressure Maintaining an enterprise data warehouse is an expensive affair, between software […]