2002 — May
Of the People, By the People and For the People – Online [Published: 05-15-2013]
Dr. Barquin looks at how collaboration and social media are changing the way citizens interact with their governments.
Big Data Analytics [Published: 05-09-2013]
Advanced analytics provides insight that can’t be gleaned from traditional business intelligence. George Philip, the BeyeNETWORK's newest expert, discusses why IT organizations need a big data strategy.
Cloud BI and Performance Management [Published: 05-06-2013]
In this first article in a series about business intelligence in the cloud, Jean-Michel Franco examines the suitability of the cloud as a model for implementing performance management applications.
Data Scientists and Big Data [Published: 05-02-2013]
Bill Inmon explains that as organizations amass growing volumes of big data, they find they need a way to get value from this data. Are data scientists the answer?
Data Warehouse Construction: Forces Driving Architectural Evolution [Published: 05-02-2013]
In this article in his series on data warehouse construction, Bin Jiang looks at extracting, transforming and loading the data for the data warehouse, explaining how the ETL process is evolving.
Customer Categorization Tips for Identifying “Good” Customers [Published: 04-25-2013]
David Loshin provides helpful suggestions for categorizing your customers in order to identify your organization's best customers.
Federal Conferences and Business Intelligence [Published: 04-16-2013]
Dr. Barquin looks at the benefits of in-person conferences and suggests that analytics and business intelligence should be used to develop best practices for government conferences.
Emerging Cloud Appliances for Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing [Published: 04-16-2013]
Cloud-based appliances for business intelligence and data warehousing provide significant benefits. John Bair explores these benefits as well as the challenges and opportunities involved in this type of architecture.
Technology Adoption Success: Subtle Differences [Published: 04-12-2013]
Bill Inmon discusses why some organizations succeed with new technologies and others fail.
Providing Real Business Value [Published: 04-04-2013]
Bill Inmon reminds us the importance of adopting proven technologies that provide true business value.
Data Warehouse Construction: Constructional Efficiency [Published: 04-04-2013]
In this article, Bin Jiang discusses the constructional efficiencies that can be realized by using a metadata-driven generic operator approach when building a data warehouse.
Understanding the Customer Life Cycle [Published: 03-28-2013]
David Loshin explores the variations in customer life cycles and discusses how that impacts customer lifetime value.
Big Data and Business Innovation [Published: 03-25-2013]
This article explores the opportunities presented by big data now that large volumes of data can be processed on affordable commodity platforms.
How Analytics Beats the Human Mind [Published: 03-21-2013]
Consumers' purchasing choices don't always match up with what they have indicated they would purchase. Analytics can help your organization figure out what your customers will actually do.
The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Crisis: What Should We Do? [Published: 03-19-2013]
There is a "silent crisis" facing our country due to the lack of individuals trained in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Steps must be taken to ensure a workforce that is properly trained for the jobs in high demand such as data scientists, social media architects and augmented reality scientists.
How to Make IT a Business Enabler [Published: 03-19-2013]
In this concluding article of his two-part series, Richard Skriletz describes how IT departments need to be reinvented to meet the needs of the business.
Enabling the Analytic Architecture [Published: 03-14-2013]
William McKnight discusses the tools that are essential for a successful analytic architecture.
The Changing Role of IT [Published: 03-07-2013]
Bill Inmon looks at the evolution of technology and the role of the IT department.
Data Warehouse Construction: Generator or Operator? [Published: 03-07-2013]
In this article, Bin Jiang explores the difference between compilers and interpreters or generators and operators from the software administration and operating perspective.
Evaluating the Value of a Customer [Published: 02-28-2013]
David Loshin offers tips for developing a customer valuation model to aid in determining customer lifetime value.