Business Intelligence - Research
Is SAP's HANA Gaining Traction with Platform Approach?August 28, 2014
Unlike its competitors, SAP has a platform vision for HANA, its in-memory database management system. But do its customers share the vision?
Put Data Quality in Motion with Passive Data GovernanceAugust 21, 2014
A passive data governance strategy is a great way to ensure data quality and relevance. Michael Collins from BackOffice Associates explains how to make this strategy work.
Business Intelligence 102: It's Come a Long Way, BabyAugust 20, 2014
Business intelligence has come a long way, baby. Among other advancements, BI can be used to create dashboards with information about critical success factors or key metrics.
Chief Data Officers Put 'Strategy' in Data StrategyAugust 19, 2014
The chief data officer (CDO) is one of the hottest C-level roles out there, thanks to the growing awareness that data is an asset that can be used to gain competitive advantage.
Mobile App vs. Paper: No ContestAugust 4, 2014
Many enterprises still use pen and paper for mobile processes, because paper is so cheap. But not using mobile applications can cost more than they realize.
Big Data Success: 10 Tips for SMEsJuly 31, 2014
You don't have to be a big company to get benefits from Big Data. Experts offer advice for SMEs on leveraging Big Data for competitive advantage.
10 Database Design Best PracticesJuly 15, 2014
A well-designed database makes it easier to derive value from enterprise data. We asked three experts for their top database design tips.
Business Intelligence 101: A Brief HistoryJuly 10, 2014
How did business intelligence evolve from simple batch reporting to today's near real-time querying?
3 Tips for Tackling Big Data CollaborationJuly 1, 2014
The health and life sciences sector relies heavily on Big Data and collaboration. Here practitioners offer three tips on managing collaborative efforts.
Chief Data Officer: 4 Reasons to Hire a CDOJune 30, 2014
With a growing emphasis on leveraging data for competitive gain, more companies are hiring chief data officers. Here are four reasons you may want to consider hiring a CDO.