Data Management - Research
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.
Review: Microsoft SQL Server 2014May 29, 2014
Integration with Microsoft's Azure and new business intelligence and Big Data tools are among the most striking features of SQL Server 2014, finds reviewer Paul Ferrill.
Getting Information Governance Off the GroundMay 20, 2014
Know you need an information governance program but aren’t sure where to begin? Start with a data assessment, says Rex Ahlstrom from BackOffice Associates.
Wearable Tech Will Make Enterprise ImpactMay 15, 2014
Just as smartphones took the business world by storm, wearable technology will almost inevitably soon be found in the workplace.
Big Data a Big Priority for Most OrganizationsMay 9, 2014
Exclusive research shows that many organizations are interested in Big Data Analytics, though few have deployed it - yet.
5 Best Practices for Data Quality ManagementApril 30, 2014
Data governance is everybody’s business, which is why several best practices involve getting business users involved with data quality initiatives.
Midsize Companies Plan Big Push into Big DataApril 28, 2014
Research commissioned by Dell reveals that 41 percent of midsize companies already have at least one Big Data initiative, while 55 percent are planning projects.
5 Reasons a 'Data First' Strategy WorksApril 18, 2014
A system-centric approach to standardizing enterprise data and reporting rarely works, says Pedro Cardoso of BackOffice Associates, who suggests using a 'data first' strategy instead.