Flashpoint Newsletter Archive

 See the most recent articles below.

May 6, 2010: TDWI Flashpoint – Business Intelligence in Healthcare: The Time for Fundamental Redesign Has Never Been Better

In this issue of TDWI FlashPoint, Carol Newcomb argues that now is the best time for healthcare organizations to design a sound, reliable BI infrastructure based on best practices.

August 6, 2009: TDWI FlashPoint - Metadata, the Secret Data Asset

In this issue of TDWI FlashPoint, Patty Haines explains why business metadata is a valuable asset, Philip Russom shares the requirements for business-to-business (B2B) data exchange, and Jill Dyché details how data governance is different at every company.

June 19, 2008: TDWI FlashPoint - BI Buy-in: Overcoming Human Nature

How to overcome resistance to BI from subject matter experts.

June 5, 2008: TDWI FlashPoint - Redefining the Data Warehouse Appliance

Trends and developments driving redefinition of data warehouse appliance.

January 17, 2008: TDWI FlashPoint - In Store for ’08: Some New Year Prognostications

In an ideal world, BI architecture and the BI team are centrally managed - built on one architucture with one team located in one place, with output delivered to any group that needs it.

October 18, 2007: TDWI FlashPoint - Maximizing Your Data Assets

Foster Hinshaw discusses how to maximize your data assets.