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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

News Highlights


Preparing Data for Analytics: Making it Easier and Faster

David Stodder

Advances in data preparation and integration will have a major impact on BI, visual analytics, and data discovery. Here are three points to consider as you evaluate and deploy these recent software entries.


Securing Big Data (Part 1 of 2)

Raghuveeran Sowmyanarayanan

Big data presents several data- and technology-based challenges to data security. In the first part of a two-part discussion, Raghuveeran Sowmyanarayanan at Accenture discusses the problems raised by data volumes, variety, and velocity.


Q&A: New Book Maps Out Strategies for Leaders Facing an Evolving IT (Part 2 of 2)

Linda Briggs

In her latest book, "The New IT: How Technology Leaders are Enabling Business Strategy in the Digital Age," well-known BI and analytics expert Jill Dyché interviews business leaders and delivers an insightful and entertaining map of the challenges facing an evolving IT.

TDWI Webinar Series:

The Evolution of Data Warehouse Automation

Speaker: Barry Devlin

9:00AM PT
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Barry Devlin and WhereScape President Mark Budzinski will provide data warehouse automation case studies from Tesco, Union Bank, and West Virginia Network.

Upcoming Webinars of Interest

Tips for Modernizing a Data Warehouse

TDWI's Research Director Philip Russom discusses the recently published TDWI Checklist Report about modernizing a data warehouse. You'll learn what trends are driving the need for data warehouse modernization, user strategies, the new data platforms and tools users are applying in their modernization projects, and what lies ahead for the modern data warehouse. Attendees will receive a free copy of the report.

Speaker: Philip Russom

9:00AM PT

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Events Calendar

May 3 - 8, 2015

TDWI Chicago // New Data Ecosystem

Chicago, IL

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July 26 - 31, 2015

TDWI Boston // The Analytics Experience

Boston, MA

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August 3 - 6, 2015

Seminar in Chicago // Insight and Impact through Data Mining and Predictive Analytics

Chicago, IL

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