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The Future of Business Intelligence: An Impending Realization

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by Jelani Harper Nearly a year ago, an article written for DATAVERSITY™ on Business Intelligence (BI) stated “at some point in the near future BI analysis will simply be another routine aspect of the job for business professionals looking to maximize the use of what will be viewed as a standard resource.” This prediction was…

Featured Video: Making Agile Work with BI Projects

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Making Agile Work with BI Projects: Tips & Best Practices from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess Enterprise Data World 2014 isn’t very far away. Prepare for the big conference or decide whether you’d like to attend for the first time by watching some of our favorite presentations from last year’s conference. In this presentation, Making Agile Work…

Why You Should Care About Workload Automation

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by Jelani Harper Workload automation isn’t just a series of lengthy tasks (job scheduling) performed at 3 a.m. in the backrooms of IT departments anymore. It’s got a new look and feel, and can significantly assist the enterprise via: Self-Service Integration Options: Big Data and Cloud-based applications may be the future of data driven processes,…

3 Types of Data Analytics: Descriptive, Predictive, and Prescriptive

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by Angela Guess Jeff Bertolucci of Information Week has written a new article about what distinguishes the three types of Big Data analytics: descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive. He writes, “The majority of raw data, particularly big data, doesn’t offer a lot of value in its unprocessed state. Of course, by applying the right set of tools,…

2014 Trends in Cloud Computing

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by Jelani Harper Numerous developments in Cloud Computing will place it as the focal point of a convergence of technologies driving data consumption in 2014. These include the maturation of the Big Data market (driven in no small part by advancements in analytics), identification and security boons, and the increasing reliance on mobile technologies and…

Datameer Raises $19M for Data Analytics Platform

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by Angela Guess Alex Williams of TechCrunch reports, “The data analytics market is starting to boom. Hadoop distributions from big data companies like Cloudera have matured and are becoming more useful as they allow for better ways to perform real-time data processing by using cheap commodity hardware in clusters to spread data and then retrieve it for…

2014 Trends in Business Intelligence

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by Jelani Harper The overall impact of Business Intelligence (BI) on the enterprise is projected to expand in 2014, with a number of key trends and technology advancements spurring adoption rates and changing fundamental aspects of its usage. Specific trends encompass empowering business users, restructuring IT’s involvement, and escalating the usage of mobile, Cloud, and…

TARGIT Named Best BI Solution in the World for Innovation in the OLAP Analysis Peer Group

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by Angela Guess [Press Release] Hjørring, Denmark, November 21st, 2013 – BARC, one of the world’s leading companies for Data Management, Business Intelligence, and Enterprise Content Management analysis, has recently conducted the world’s largest survey on user experience of Business Intelligence solutions, naming TARGIT No. 1 for innovation in the OLAP Analysis peer group. In the…

EDW Webinar: Make BIG DATA Work for You

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on November 19, 2013 Enterprise Data World Webinar: Make BIG DATA Work for You from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE. This webinar was sponsored by: About the Webinar TARGIT CTO Dr. Morton Middelfart has professionally devoted himself to one thing: turning…

EDW Slides: Make BIG DATA Work for You

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on November 19, 2013 Enterprise Data World Webinar: Make BIG DATA Work for You from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE. This webinar was sponsored by: About the Webinar TARGIT CTO Dr. Morton Middelfart has professionally devoted himself to one thing:…