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Contributor: Philip Russom

Philip Russom, Ph.D., is director of TDWI Research for data management and oversees many of TDWI’s research-oriented publications, services, and events. Before joining TDWI in 2005, Russom was an industry analyst covering BI at Forrester Research, Giga Information Group, and Hurwitz Group. He also ran his own business as an independent industry analyst and BI consultant and was a contributing editor with leading IT magazines. Before that, Russom worked in technical and marketing positions for various database vendors.


All articles by Philip Russom

Four Drivers of Data Warehouse Modernization

Most modernization projects boil down to a short list of issues.

10 Traits of Modern Data-Driven Applications

It takes far more than data to have a credible data-driven application that's compelling to a wide range of business users.

Can Hadoop Replace My ETL Tool?

The answer is: It depends. ETL and ELT jobs vary a lot. Hadoop is suitable for some but not others.

Can Hadoop Replace a Data Warehouse?

It depends on what you think a data warehouse is and what your organization is trying to do with it.

Emerging Technologies and Methods for Streaming Analytics

Getting the greatest business value from streaming data requires new approaches to real-time operations and analytics.

Data Exploration and Data Profiling Can Make Data Integration More Agile

Agility comes from self-service data access, rapid dataset prototyping, and data stewardship.

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