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Wednesday, January 22, 2014

News Highlights


Q&A: Agile and Self-Service BI

James Powell

Lyndsay Wise of WiseAnalytics explains the connection between two important business intelligence technologies.


Can Big Data and SQL Get Along?

Alex Kodat

Is the news of SQL's demise greatly exaggerated or should we be preparing for a post-SQL world?


What BI, Cloud Computing, and IBM's Watson Have in Common

David Linthicum

Watson may give a boost to business intelligence solution developers.


New Techniques Detect Anomalies in Big Data

Bruno Kurtic

Anomaly detection algorithms use machine learning, statistical analysis, and human insight to classify and solve problems hidden within terabytes of data. The challenge: to react and respond to critical events in real time.


A Rising Big Data Analytics Tide Lifts Some Boats

Stephen Swoyer

A recent forecast update from IDC has encouraging implications for business intelligence and analytics. If their forecast pans out, sales of analytic and big data software will be one of the few bright spots in an otherwise slumping global market for enterprise software.

TDWI Webinar Series:

Introducing the TDWI Big Data Maturity Model

Speaker: Fern Halper

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Many end-user organizations are currently commencing or expanding solutions for big data and big data analytics. They want to understand how to approach big data and where they stand relative to other companies, especially their competitors. In October 2013, TDWI launched its Big Data Maturity Model Assessment Tool, which can help to guide IT and business professionals on their big data journey. The assessment looks at companies across five dimensions that impact maturity, including organization, infrastructure, data management, analytics, and governance.

Events Calendar

February 11, 2014

Solution Spotlight on Big Data Analytics

Dallas, TX

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February 17–20, 2014

TDWI Seminar Series in London: Building the Foundation for Business Analytics in Your Organization

London, UK

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February 23–28, 2014

TDWI World Conference in Las Vegas: In-Depth Education in BI, DW, and Analytics

Las Vegas, NV

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