Category Archives: Business Intelligence

Nine Key Data Warehousing Trends for the CIO in 2011 and 2012

Gartner Identifies Nine Key Data Warehousing Trends for the CIO in 2011 and 2012 Key Data Warehousing Issues to be Discussed at Gartner Business Intelligence Summits, February 22-23 in Sydney, and May 2-4, Los Angeles STAMFORD, Conn., February 9, 2011— CIOs … Continue reading

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Iberia to use iPad to enhance information management and customer care

At its Madrid hub, Iberia is to deploy the IBPad, a revolutionary and pioneering system to supply its staff with all the information they need in real time and at any point in the Madrid-Barajas airport to inform and assist … Continue reading

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Business Intelligence on the iPad

Updated: 28th Jan 2011 Having had the pleasure of using an iPad over the Xmas/New Year break, I thought it would be of interest to review what ‘apps’ are available to enable Business Intelligence on the iPad. Vendor Software Demo … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a smart city – Data Tsunami

By Heather Clancy A comprehensive analysis from Forrester Research explores the role the information and communications technology (ICT) will play in creating the foundation for smart cities — whether those cities are newer communities being built from scratch or centuries-old … Continue reading

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IBM Buys Data Warehousing Appliance Maker Netezza For $1.7 Billion

Data warehouse appliance company Netezza had been rumored to being close to getting acquired for a while, and this morning it turned out IBM is the one on the buying side. Big Blue is acquiring the company in cash transaction … Continue reading

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Developing a Business Intelligence Roadmap

by Hiren Deliwala  Project culture has permeated IT organizations over the last several years. Most organizations focus IT teams on the next project as soon as the current project finishes. Business intelligence teams, like other IT teams, focus heavily on … Continue reading

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Industry Standard Data Models Fall Short

They are billed as a handy shortcut to data warehousing success, but prebuilt data models are more trouble than they’re worth. By Margy Ross (Kimball University) September 13, 2010 Industry-standard data models are an appealing concept at first blush, but … Continue reading

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