Data Management - Research
4 Data Governance Trends to Watch in 2015January 30, 2015
These four data governance trends can help your organization leverage its data for desired business outcomes.
Unlocking CRM's Data Treasure TroveJanuary 28, 2015
While CRM systems contain plenty of valuable data, integration issues can make it tough to use for business intelligence or analytics projects.
5 Alternatives to the Traditional Relational DatabaseJanuary 23, 2015
Hadoop is a popular way of managing Big Data – but it is not the only one. Here are five alternatives to the relational database that may belong in your optimal information infrastructure.
Finance Departments Need More Advanced AnalyticsJanuary 22, 2015
Finance departments must lessen their reliance on spreadsheets and look to advanced analytics to become more strategic, experts say.
9 Business Intelligence and Analytics Predictions for 2015January 16, 2015
What's ahead for business intelligence and data analytics in 2015?
Analyzing Big Data: General Purpose Tool or Domain-Specific App?January 15, 2015
Will a general purpose data analytics tool or a domain-specific app help you get maximum value from Big Data? You may well need both.
Mobile Business Intelligence: Hot, or Not?January 8, 2015
Has adoption of mobile business intelligence stalled? Two experts have differing views.
Startup Spotlight: Qubole's Hadoop-as-a-ServiceJanuary 5, 2015
Qubole, a company founded by Facebook alumni, aims to get Hadoop into the hands of business users to give companies more Big Data opportunities.
The Down Low on Data LakesDecember 9, 2014
While data lakes can help democratize data, many experts feel they are not yet ready for prime time.
Can This Project Be Saved? Yes, with Data First ApproachDecember 5, 2014
A Data First approach can help organizations avoid problems common in business intelligence projects.
3 Strategies to Prepare Data for AnalyticsNovember 26, 2014
Do not make the mistake of focusing too much on analytics without building an information management foundation to get it right.
Loyalty Program Leaders Leverage Data AnalyticsNovember 20, 2014
A reliance on data analytics informs the best practices of loyalty program leaders, shows research from the International Institute for Analytics.
How IoT Will Change Big Data AnalyticsNovember 17, 2014
The Internet of Things promises to change industries such as insurance and public utilities. To enjoy the benefits, companies must change how they store and analyze Big Data.
Cloud Analytics a Winner for SASOctober 24, 2014
Its cloud analytics business is booming, revealed SAS this week, also announcing increased support for Hadoop and strategies for addressing the data science skills gap.