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Data Digest: BI Misconceptions, Managing the Cloud, IT Outsourcing Contracts

BI isn't witchcraft that few people can understand, plus staying on top of the cloud with the right management tools and considerations for renewing IT outsourcing contracts.

Debunking Misconceptions about BI
(Source: Information Age)

Traditionally, BI has been seen as a form of witchcraft that precious few people can understand. Myths about the practice that persist today are what keep most enterprises from trying to practice BI themselves. This article shatters those myths and encourages enterprises to adopt BI.

 

Staying on Top of the Cloud with the Right Management Tools
(Source: Data Center Knowledge)

Your infrastructure is the base of your enterprise; being able to manage it effectively on the cloud is crucial in this new era. This article tells you what to look for when trying to select the best cloud management tools for your enterprise.

 

Should You Renew IT Outsourcing Contracts?

(Source: Computer Weekly)

The landscape of IT has changed dramatically in the past few years. At the same time, outsourcing contracts all over the world are expiring. Evaluating whether to renew those contracts is the focus of this article and includes questions you need to ask yourself to determine what to do.

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Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at pungry.com.

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