Business Intelligence Journal

The Business Intelligence Journal is an in-depth, unbiased information resource for business intelligence and data warehousing professionals. This quarterly publication provides fresh ideas and perspectives to help organizations operate more intelligently. It provides actionable insight on how to plan, build, and deploy business intelligence and data warehousing solutions. The Business Intelligence Journal is exclusively for TDWI Premium Members.

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Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 21 No. 1

March 11, 2016

If your enterprise isn’t always looking for better ways to do things, you won’t move or stay ahead. In this issue of the Business Intelligence Journal we look at companies and the moves they’re making, as well as moves you can make in your own environment.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 20, No. 4

December 7, 2015

  Getting in while getting it right. That’s the focus of this issue of the Business Intelligence Journal.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 20, No. 3

September 14, 2015

  When you face a problem, do you look for innovative solutions? Do you look for new ways to think about an issue, think about new methods or technologies, or consider new approaches to getting the work done? Download this issue of the Business Intelligence Journal to examine several innovative ways to tackle problems and look at some of the innovation solutions that may help you solve some of the BI user’s biggest problems.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 20, No. 2

June 15, 2015

  It’s rare to be faced with a black or white, either/or choice. So it is, too, in this issue issue’s Experts’ Perspective column. Download the issue for our experts' varied approaches to a problem. Plus, examine the role of BI director; explore data warehouse design for big data; and read several use cases for big data analytics. In addition, Barry Devlin takes a new look at conceptual- and logical-level architectures.


Business Intelligence Journal | 2015 Student Edition

April 7, 2015

  Download this issue special student issue for practical career advice; learn about the skills that different types of analytics users need to succeed; explore the gamification of data disciplines; and find out how some skills, once acquired, can serve you indefinitely.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 20, No. 1

March 16, 2015

  Download this issue and learn which data-related technologies are attracting more interest in the age of big data; learn about the intersection of technologies that allow us to work with data in the cloud; find out whether big data spells the end of traditional data warehouse architecture; and more.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 19, No. 4

December 8, 2014

  Download this issue and learn why revenue management is driving new big data and BI initiatives; how to formulate your company’s big data strategy; whether we still need data modeling in the age of big data; how a BI staff can become more business oriented; and more.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 19, No. 3

September 15, 2014

  Find out why MIS graduates are the ideal choice for BI positions; learn how to efficiently use resources such as hard disks, RAM, and CPU to enable strong analytics performance; read our experts' recommendations for big data projects; and more.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 19, No. 2

June 16, 2014

  Put the customer first. The customer is king. Keep the customer satisfied. Those familiar adages ring especially true in this issue of the Business Intelligence Journal.


Business Intelligence Journal | Vol. 19, No. 1

March 17, 2014

  In this issue of the Business Intelligence Journal, we look at “big” and “small” from a variety of perspectives--from big data to BI on mobile devices. Plus, learn how game theory can be applied to data governance, about the rise of the BI smart machine, and more.