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Analytics: Detect the Expected – Discover the Unexpected Summary
Traditional business intelligence typically delivers answers to a set of known questions while data discovery and visual analytics focuses on drawing inferences and conclusions from data.

Topics: Analytics

by Soumendra Mohanty | 0 comments
04-04-2014
Classification of Corporate Data Summary
Bill Inmon explains why it is critical to understand the types of data within a corporation in order to gain value from that data through analysis.

Topics: Information Management, Data Management

by Bill Inmon | 0 comments
04-03-2014
Social Network Analysis, Metadata and Business Intelligence: Paul Revere’s Ride Revisited Summary
Dr. Barquin provides an interesting perspective on social network analysis by looking at Paul Revere's "connections."

Topics: Business Intelligence, Metadata, Social Media

by Dr. Ramon Barquin | 0 comments
03-18-2014
Is Text Really Unstructured Data? Summary
Bill Inmon explains that although text is called unstructured data, text does have structure.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Unstructured Data

by Bill Inmon | 0 comments
03-06-2014
Analyzing Search Summary
Ever wonder what online businesses can learn from your search activity? David Loshin looks at how this information can be analyzed over time to extrapolate your demographic details as well as your areas of interest.

Topics: Analytics, Search

by David Loshin | 0 comments
02-27-2014
Are Big Data and Data Science Initiatives Cost Prohibitive? Summary
Are big data projects beyond the reach of all but the large enterprises? You may be surprised to learn that big data projects don't necessarily mean big expense.

Topics: Analytics, Big data

by Haranath Gnana | 0 comments
02-26-2014
Kimball versus Inmon Approach Summary
Data warehousing approaches fall into two major camps: Inmon or Kimball. Deborah Arline compares the two approaches.

Topics: Data Warehousing

by Deborah Arline | 0 comments
02-18-2014
The Evolving Modern Data Warehouse Summary
How is data warehousing changing in order to meet modern business requirements and realities? Timur Mehmedbasic explains the evolution and how organizations are addressing the rapidly increasing data volumes as well as the growing variety of data types.

Topics: Data Warehousing

by Timur Mehmedbasic | 0 comments
02-18-2014
The Olympics Again: At What Price this Time? Summary
Dr. Barquin looks at the good, the bad and the ugly of the current Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Topics: Business Intelligence

by Dr. Ramon Barquin | 0 comments
02-10-2014
The Ubiquitous Spreadsheet Summary
Bill Inmon reminds us of the problems that can arise from the use of spreadsheets.

Topics: Analytics, Data Management

by Bill Inmon | 0 comments
02-06-2014
Predictive Search Enhancements: The Presumed Benefits Summary
Do search engine predictions really help or do they distract us from our goal? Read David Loshin's take on this topic.

Topics: Analytics, Predictive Analytics

by David Loshin | 0 comments
01-29-2014
Information Management Strategies from William McKnight Summary
This excerpt is from William McKnight’s newest book – Information Management: Strategies for Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Data. Through this book, William McKnight helps you understand the value of information in your enterprise. In this somewhat technical chapter, he reminds us that in order to be an excellent information manager or strategist, there is technical information you must know.

Topics: Information Management, Data Marts, Data Warehousing, Databases/Database Administration, Query & Reporting, Storage

by William McKnight | 0 comments
01-27-2014
On Calendars, Calendrics and the New Year – 2014 Summary
With so many relying on digital calendars, Dr. Barquin reminds us that traditional calendars still have a role to play as they often convey important messages.

Topics: Business Intelligence

by Dr. Ramon Barquin | 0 comments
01-21-2014
Prescriptive Analytics: Making Better Decisions with Simulation Summary
Are you a data analyst? If so, you should know about and use Monte Carlo simulation. Jen Underwood explains why.

Topics: Analytics, Prescriptive Analytics

by Jen Underwood | 0 comments
01-21-2014
The Network is the Database Summary
Data integration is becoming a technological challenge because of distributed data. Rick van der Lans explains how data virtualization can help.

Topics: Information Management, Data Virtualization

by Rick van der Lans | 0 comments
01-14-2014

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