TDWI BI This Week Analysis and News TDWI

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

News Highlights


A Great Data Imbalance

W. H. Inmon

There is no denying the significant business value associated with structured data, but what about unstructured data?


Don't Make BI Users Fear for Their Jobs

Roger Cogswell and Max T. Russell

Explaining how BI will likely positively impact users' routines and their place in the organization will do much to lessen their resistance to your efforts.


Best of TDWI's Data Digest

Quint Turner

Interesting articles we found on the Web focus on Excel's future in BI, differences between a chief analytic offer and a chief data officer, the future of analytics, and the strengths and weaknesses of data lakes.

TDWI Webinar Series:

Panel Discussion: Data Lake Principles and Economics

Speaker: Wayne Eckerson

9:00AM PT
Register Now

Learn about the role of data lakes in a modern data architecture, explore data lake use cases (some will surprise you), and discover the 10 items essential for evaluating your data lake strategy.

Upcoming Webinars of Interest

Geospatial Analytics with Big Data: Five Steps for Creating Business Value

Learn about the critical elements that define geospatial analytics and why big data plus geospatial analytics can be valuable for business decisions. We'll explore strategies for integrating big data and geospatial analytics and discuss use cases for geospatial analytics and big data, plus best practices for getting started.

Speaker: Fern Halper and David Stodder

9:00AM PT

Register Now

Integration Evolution: EDI to Microservices

Learn the different modes of data integration approaches and why enterprises are adopting cloud computing as a data integration platform. This Webinar will discuss microservices basics and explore use cases and examples of microservices-based data integration.

Speaker: David Loshin

9:00AM PT

Register Now

Events Calendar

November 1 - 3, 2015

Solution Summit in Scottsdale // Driving High-Value Analytics with New Data Architectures

Scottsdale, AZ

Learn More / Register Now
November 2 - 5, 2015

Seminar in San Francisco // Business Analytics

San Francisco, CA

Learn More / Register Now
December 6 - 11, 2015

TDWI Orlando 2015

Orlando, FL

Learn More / Register Now