Business intelligence best practices
- April 30, 2013
In an interview, TechTarget's Wayne Eckerson explains why there's more to self-service BI success than putting tools in the hands of business users.
- April 26, 2013
Backing from top executives can be crucial on business intelligence projects, and BI managers shouldn't shy away from the challenge of getting them on board.
- March 28, 2013
The evolution of Quicken Loans' business intelligence strategy from static reporting to self-service BI holds useful lessons for other organizations.
- March 20, 2013
Traditional SQL databases may have lost mindshare with some app developers, but they're still the right choice for most projects, says one expert.
- March 07, 2013
Real-time business intelligence can help improve operational decisions by enabling BI to be done in business systems. Read about how to make it work.
- February 22, 2013
Eye-catching designs, gamification and other new techniques are being tapped to make business intelligence applications more enticing to end users.
- November 16, 2012
Building a BI architecture is no easy task, but a reference guide can answer questions when crafting a road map.
- November 02, 2012
With the help of geospatial data and visualization techniques, government can make decisions for constituents that are smarter and have more impact.
- November 01, 2012
The growing use of tablet PCs and smartphones is spurring demand for mobile business intelligence capabilities from end users. Are you ready?
- August 27, 2012
Giving analytics professionals control of small amounts of space in data warehouses lets them experiment with data sets in a managed environment.
- August 22, 2012
Mobile BI and collaboration tools are natural partners, but supporting that kind of an environment may require more philosophy than technology.
- August 14, 2012
When "big data" rolled into town, data management received top billing. Experts now say another player should share the spotlight: analytics.
- August 06, 2012
Industry analyst Colin White is tired of all the talk about the three V's of "big data." He instead wants to focus on the use cases -- the analytics -- of big data.
- August 03, 2012
Data scientists are hot, but, according to Teradata's Bill Franks, hiring one means asking different questions than you would a statistician or data modeler.
- August 03, 2012
At the Pacific Northwest BI Summit, consultants and vendors get together for a weekend retreat -- and discussions on the big business intelligence and analytics topics of the day.