Oops! The input is malformed! BeyeNETWORK Netherlands: Global coverage of the business intelligence ecosystem


Articles

Channel: BI & Integration - Colin White RSS Feed for BI & Integration - Colin White

 

Displaying 1–13 (of 13)

Popularity is determined by a calculation of page views and community comments.

Title Popularity * Date
Business Intelligence Really Can Be Fast and Effective
by Claudia Imhoff | 0 comments
28-04-2010
Extending the Scope and Reach of Business Intelligence, Part 2 Summary
Claudia Imhoff and Colin White take a look at lower-cost deployment options for business intelligence applications focusing specifically on analytical database management systems and appliances.

Topics: Business Intelligence, Databases/Database Administration, Analytics, Appliances, Cloud Computing
login required
by Claudia Imhoff, Colin White | 0 comments
30-03-2010
The Extremes of Web Analytics: From Google to BAM and Business Intelligence Summary
In this article, Colin White reviews technologies and tools for producing web analytics and looks at how these analytics can be integrated into the enterprise business intelligence environment.

Topics: Analytics, Web Analytics

by Colin White | 0 comments
29-09-2009
Database Technology for the Web: Part 3 – Hadoop Summary
In his continuing series on database technology for the Web, Colin White looks at Hadoop, concluding that while it is not an alternative to a relational DBMS for many enterprise applications, it is useful for certain specialized data-intensive applications that relational DBMSs may not be able to handle.

Topics: Information Management, Architecture, Data Management

by Colin White | 0 comments
25-08-2009
Database Technology for the Web: Part 1 The MapReduce Debate Summary
Colin White weighs in on the MapReduce debate, reviewing this technology and describing its pros and cons.

Topics: Information Management, Databases/Database Administration, Data Management

by Colin White | 0 comments
24-06-2009
Can Enterprise Data Warehousing and Master Data Management Projects Survive the Recession? Summary
The economic downturn is likely to have an impact on IT budgets, but there are directions IT can still take to benefit the business. Colin White explains how a focus on pragmatic development and data governance can benefit future enterprise projects.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Master Data Management (MDM)

by Colin White | 0 comments
18-03-2009
Analyzing and Governing Web Content Summary
Web-based content is a powerful source of information for business intelligence analytical processing, but organizations need to carefully select the types of content and technologies used, and need to have a pragmatic approach to governing this content.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Master Data Management (MDM)

by Colin White | 0 comments
18-02-2009
Business Intelligence Data Analysis and Visualization: What’s in a Name? Part 2 Summary
Colin White continues his discussion of data analysis and data visualization by taking a detailed look at how business intelligence is used in the decision-making process, and discussing where data analysis and data visualization fit into this process.

Topics: Data Integration, Business Intelligence, Visualization

by Colin White | 0 comments
28-01-2009
Business Intelligence Data Analysis and Visualization: What’s in a Name? Part 1 Summary
Business intelligence terminology is often confusing, and different people use terms in different ways to match their perspective on the market – and sometimes even to suit their marketing messages. Colin White discusses with industry specialists their perspective on data analysis and data visualization, and the need for the industry to have a common understanding and definition for these terms.

Topics: Analytics, Business Intelligence, Visualization

by Colin White | 0 comments
17-12-2008
Are Relational Database Systems Keeping Up with the Information Processing Needs of Companies? Summary
To satisfy increasing information volumes, a variety of new database techniques are appearing on the market. Does this mean that after over a quarter century of development, relational database systems are reaching the end of their useful lives?

Topics: Analytics, Business Intelligence, Visualization

by Colin White | 0 comments
19-11-2008
Knowledge and Information Workers: Who Are They? Summary
Vendors, analysts and consultants use the terms knowledge worker and information worker to describe users of business intelligence products without defining clearly what these terms mean. This article attempts to clarify matters and to begin a discussion on this topic.

Topics: Analytics, Business Intelligence, Visualization

by Colin White | 0 comments
29-10-2008
Full Circle: Decision Intelligence (DSS 2.0) Summary
This article discusses why business intelligence is often too closely associated with data warehousing and should be replaced by a concept such as decision intelligence, which could be considered a modern version of earlier decision support systems.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Decision Support Systems

by Claudia Imhoff, Colin White | 0 comments
27-08-2008
Business Intelligence in the Cloud: Sorting Out the Terminology Summary
Colin White explains the technologies behind the various terms currently being used to describe hosted business intelligence solutions and provides an overview of the capabilities they provide.

Topics: SaaS (Software as a Service), Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing

by Colin White | 0 comments
30-07-2008

PREV 1 NEXT