John Joseph

Big Data Analytics: Taming Data Variety and Volatility is Key

John Joseph

by John Joseph I spoke with all the leading data analytics and business intelligence (BI) analysts last year from Gartner and Forrester and it was unanimous, they all hated the term “Big Data”.  The reason is that the name implies only that this class of problems is about high data volume, but that’s not the case.  Most Big Data projects were being done…

Pushing the Boundaries of Analytic Software

John Joseph

by John Joseph For more than 20 years one of the biggest complaints about business intelligence tools and data analytic solutions is that their power typically resides in the IT and Finance departments. However, Gartner’s  recent BI/analytics market size report may indicate a shift in this thinking. According to the firm, sales of BI and…