IT guys are known for making big promises and sometimes serving up solutions that are less than gourmet-caliber. Maybe it's time for IT to take a taste of what it's dishing out, to improve service and reputation.
293 items found
When times are tough, competition for sponsor dollars gets even tougher. Here are some tips to help push your BI project to front of the line for funding.
Sure, you've been mining data, but have you considered the benefits of text mining?
Project management alone is not enough to tame the beast of data warehousing. It's time to call in the big guns of program management.
Getting your data model right and designing it to scale is the key to building a successful data warehouse. Here's how to make sure your toilet doesn't end up in the kitchen.
You have to break some eggs to make an omelette, as they say. So get out the apron and the whisk and let's take a look at that data warehouse.
Pack your lunchbox and sharpen your No. 2 pencils. It's time to bet back to the basics of data warehousing.
Business intelligence has always failed in responding to the question, "I know more about my business; now what do I do with it?" The analytical application creates an environment to support an analytical business process--one that analyzes the information and acts upon it.
Text can only enrich your analytical capabilities, so incorporate text mining into your process and watch the value of your analysis grow.
Little thought is given to enhancing the data warehouse after production. But all of these areas would be given proper treatment during the initial warehouse development--if a clear process was followed.