October 1, 2013
This Best Practices Report examines how organizations are leveraging their big data assets, the challenges they face, future trends in user practices and vendor tools, and 10 priorities for the years ahead.
Sponsored By Cloudera, Dell Software, Oracle, Pentaho, SAP, SAS
July 1, 2013
Good data visualization is critical to making smarter decisions and improving productivity. Download this report to learn how your organization can use data visualization, visual analytics, and data discovery to improve decision making, collaboration, and operational execution.
Sponsored By Adaptive Planning, Advizor Solutions, Esri, Pentaho, SAS, Tableau Software
April 1, 2013
Hadoop promises to assist with the toughest challenges in BI today, including big data, advanced analytics, and multi-structured data. Download this TDWI Best Practices Report to learn how to integrate Hadoop into your business intelligence, analytics, data integration, and data warehousing technology stacks.
Sponsored By Cloudera, EMC Greenplum, Hortonworks, ParAccel, Pentaho, SAP, SAS, Tableau Software, Teradata
January 4, 2013
The information that flows from BI, analytics, and data warehousing systems can help organizations find a decision-making balance that avoids the extremes of snap decisions and rigid processes. This new survey-based research report examines benefits, barriers, technology solutions, and recommendations for achieving greater agility with business intelligence.
Sponsored By Attivio, Informatica Corporation, Jaspersoft, MicroStrategy, SAP, Tableau Software, WhereScape
October 1, 2012
In the age of "big data," high-performance data warehousing is primarily about achieving speed and scale while also coping with increasing complexity and concurrency. The tips and strategies presented in this research can help user organizations prioritize their acquisition of vendor tools and their adoption of design best practices.
Sponsored By Cloudera, IBM, Oracle, ParAccel, SAP, SAS, Teradata, Vertica
July 2, 2012
Customer analytics and intelligence initiatives are undergoing major changes with the explosion in detailed customer behavior data, including that generated by social media. Today, organizations implement a variety of technologies to analyze customer data, including business intelligence (BI) tools, data warehouses, analytic databases, predictive analytics, and more. This report examines organizations’ experiences with customer analytics technologies in the age of social media and recommend best practices for improving customer intelligence and reaching customer-centric goals.
Sponsored By Greenplum, IBM, Informatica Corporation, SAP, SAS, Tableau Software, Teradata Aster, Vertica
April 2, 2012
Master data management (MDM) is one of the most widely adopted data management disciplines of recent years. This report accelerates users’ understanding of the many new user best practices, solutions, and tools that have emerged as next generation MDM. It also helps readers map their options to real-world use cases and develop a strategy for MDM.
Sponsored By DataFlux, IBM, Oracle, SAP, Talend
December 28, 2011
Excitement is growing among business users about how they could use mobile devices to transform the role of information in customer interactions, performance management, planning and forecasting, and their daily operational decisions while on the go. This report examines the impact of mobile computing on the development, management, and implementation of applications and services for business intelligence and analytics.
Sponsored By Birst, Information Builders, MicroStrategy, SAP, Tableau Software
September 14, 2011
Big data analytics is the intersection of two technical entities that have come together. First, there’s big data for massive amounts of detailed information. Second, there’s advanced analytics, which can include predictive analytics, data mining, statistics, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, and so on. Put them together and you get big data analytics, the hottest new practice in BI.
Sponsored By Cloudera, EMC Greenplum, IBM, Impetus Technologies, Kognitio, ParAccel, SAND Technology, SAP, SAS, Tableau Software, Teradata Aster