January 3, 2013 Leave a comment
Since 2010, Composite Software has kicked off the Boulder BI Brain Trust’s new year. In 2013 we continue this tradition on Friday January 4.
October 17, 2012 Leave a comment
Each year, I am responsible for leading the premier event in data virtualization, Data Virtualization Day. It’s a huge responsibility and even bigger endeavor. But the rewards are amazing, especially when the event is as successful as Data Virtualization Day 2012.
October 4, 2012 Leave a comment
I have been closely following Gartner’s Logical Data Warehouse (LDW) strategy for the past year and a half.
September 27, 2012 1 Comment
If you are a frequent reader of the Data Virtualization Leadership Blog, you already understand how data virtualization can simplify information access and improve business agility.
September 4, 2012 Leave a comment
I have been thinking a lot about analytics lately.
It is not just because I have been working on my presentation for our upcoming webinar, A Novel Approach to the Analytic Sandbox Challenge on September 11, 2012.
July 30, 2012 Leave a comment
Every year, Accenture creates and distributes a new technology vision. As a former employee of Accenture’s Technology Labs, I like to stay current with how they are viewing the world, and the vision document provides a great snapshot of their best thinking across an array of technology topics.
July 23, 2012 Leave a comment
Last month, Gartner analysts Mark A. Beyer and Roxane Edjali published Understanding the Logical Data Warehouse: The Emerging Practice. This is the most recent published research on the logical data warehouse that has been forming since Gartner analysts noted the rising significance of big data and data virtualization back in 2008.
July 16, 2012 Leave a comment
I am back at Composite Software headquarters after attending my fifth Pacific Northwest BI Summit.
June 25, 2012 Leave a comment
Last month Joseph McKendrick, Research Analyst at Unisphere Research in association with DBTA, published an amazingly rich and insightful report on data integration entitled Moving Data: Charting The Journey From Batch To Blazing, 2012 DBTA Survey On Data Integration Strategies.
May 14, 2012 Leave a comment
From a data management strategy point of view, we all understand the critical importance of the enterprise data warehouse. Yet new business imperatives and new technologies have significantly changed the data management landscape, hereafter changing the role of the EDW.