By using website you agree to our use of cookies as described in our cookie policy. Learn More


Available On-Demand - This webinar has been recorded and is now available for download.

Moving Analytics to the Cloud: Are You Ready?

TDWI Speaker: Fern Halper, TDWI Research Director

Date: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Time: 9:00 a.m. PT, 12:00 p.m. ET

Webinar Abstract

TDWI has seen a growing interest in utilizing the cloud for deploying reporting platforms, analytic tools, data warehouses, and other databases—and for good reason. The fluid allocation of resources that is typical of a cloud lends itself to analytic projects, especially those utilizing big data. A number of cloud use cases are emerging. For instance, with cloud computing, DW personnel can spawn temporary “sandboxes”—analytic or departmental marts or similar databases—and then reallocate those resources once users are done with the sandbox. As the big data managed by a data warehouse continues to grow, capacity planning and tactical reactions to spikes in growth are greatly simplified by cloud computing.

You will learn:

  • The benefits of and barriers to implementing BI and DW platforms on a cloud
  • Prominent use cases for cloud-based BI and DW
  • The cloud’s role in successfully enabling analytics and big data, the two hottest growth areas in BI right now

Fern Halper, Ph.D.

Your e-mail address is used to communicate with you about your registration, related products and services, and offers from select vendors. Refer to our Privacy Policy for additional information.

TDWI Membership

Get immediate access to training discounts, video library, research, and more.

Find the right level of Membership for you.