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  • TDWI Pulse Report | Developing Data Strategy for IoT hortonworks pulse report cover image

    This TDWI Pulse Report discusses some best practices for developing an IoT data strategy. It examines the organizational as well as the data and analytics aspects of such a strategy. This includes organizational alignment, understanding the unique nature of IoT, and other issues at play when managing and analyzing this “new” kind of data. June 29, 2018 Read Now

  • TDWI Pulse Report | Reducing Inefficiency and Increasing the Value of Analytics and Business Intelligence Data watch Pulse Report cover image

    This first in a new series of reports offers focused research and analysis of trending analytics, business intelligence, and data management issues facing organizations. TDWI Pulse Reports are designed to educate technical and business professionals and aid them in developing strategies for improvement. March 29, 2018 Read Now

  • TDWI Checklist Report | Six Strategies for Balancing Compliance with Data Value TDWI Checklist Report cover

    Businesses can only seize new data-driven opportunities if they recognize sensitive data and handle it responsibly. This report focuses on how targeted improvements to specific data management best practices and technology can contribute significantly to your success with GDPR compliance, as well as data governance and data-driven programs in general. March 6, 2018 Read Now

Research Reports


TDWI Checklist Report | Self-Service Big Data Exploration Best Practices

December 22, 2014

This Checklist Report defines broad and unlimited data exploration best practices, with an emphasis on the roles of SQL and Hadoop.


TDWI Checklist Report | Telling a Story with Data

November 7, 2014

This checklist provides practical guidelines to nascent data storytellers. It describes some important principles of data and analysis—the supporting characters in a story—as well as some tips for making a story engaging.


TDWI Checklist Report | Modernizing a Data Warehouse for Business Advantage

September 29, 2014

This Checklist Report explores the leading business reasons for modernizing a data warehouse, plus the common technical measures taken today for data warehouse modernization.


Best Practices Report | Real-Time Data, BI, and Analytics

September 22, 2014

Download this report to learn about the many available technologies and practices for real-time data, BI, and analytics, plus how they enable fast-paced business processes and yield a wide range of organizational advantages.


TDWI Checklist Report | Seven Keys to Data Blending

August 18, 2014

Data blending isn’t simply a matter of throwing data together; issues like data quality still need to be addressed. This Checklist Report focuses on helping organizations understand the steps and features that are part of data blending.


TDWI Checklist Report | Demystifying Cloud BI: Six Issues to Consider

August 14, 2014

This Checklist Report focuses on helping organizations demystify several cloud BI issues. It examines the models emerging as companies adopt the cloud.


TDWI Checklist Report | Preparing Your Organization for In-Memory Computing

August 7, 2014

This TDWI Checklist Report will help your organization prepare for in-memory computing by discussing how it improves application performance. In-memory computing enables the peaceful coexistence of transaction processing and analytics without demanding data extraction, transformations, rampant replication, and heterogeneous computing platforms.


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