Tag Archives: Data Strategy

A Framework to Map and Grow Data Strategy

Adapting Maslow’s Hierarchy to manage multiyear data projects and a tool to monitor, predict and prevent program failure Maria Villar, Theresa Kushner, Information Management Magazine, Nov/Dec 2010 Many companies start an enterprise data management program during one fiscal year only … Continue reading

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How Colorado Is Attacking Technical and Political IT Silos

By Loraine Lawson Experts repeatedly tell me that one of the biggest barriers to removing data silos isn’t the technology – it’s the politics. While people like information to be shared with them, they seldom like to share what they … Continue reading

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Connecting the intelligence dots will require clout

By Doyle McManus The former head of the federal Information Sharing Environment says agencies must be forced to adopt common systems for tagging information, flagging what’s important and making sense of it quickly. Most of the new federal agencies created … Continue reading

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Capgemini fuels xoserve transformation

Gas hub overhauls its information capabilities CapGemini has helped gas industry hub xoserve transform its information capabilities to its gas supplier and domesitc customers. xoserve is the information link between gas suppliers and transporters, enabling  them to bill one another … Continue reading

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Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Silver Creek Systems is Oracle’s first purchase of the new year. The company’s DataLens software should help Oracle compete in the area of data quality and data integration against the likes of IBM, Informatica and Pitney Bowes Acquisition-happy Oracle has … Continue reading

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Intelligent Enterprise Top Stories of 2009

By Doug Henschen, Intelligent Enterprise Intelligent Enterprise’s ten most-popular articles of the year delivered helpful advice, forward-looking insight and deep analysis. Plus, the list of popular ‘evergreen’ gems offering timeless insight. Shelf life. That’s what separates many Intelligent Enterprise articles from transient … Continue reading

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SAS Institute, Zoho Take Business Intelligence Mainstream

by Matthew Weinberger Conventional wisdom says business intelligence software is designed for large enterprises. But recent moves from a range of software companies — including SAS Institute and Zoho, respectively — suggest BI is going broader and attracting SMB (small … Continue reading

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