Best Practices
1096 views

Top 3 Reasons You Need a Chief Data Officer

Brett Stupakevich - June 20, 2012

In order for any business to realize the value of its data, the data should be activity managed across the entire organization. And that means someone should have…

Analytics
1100 views

The Joy of Stats: 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes

Brett Stupakevich - June 14, 2012

If you’ve ever wished that important results from smart analytics could come to life – you will definitely envy the magic used by Hans Rosling in his video…

Uncategorized
882 views

How to Define Big Data

Brett Stupakevich - June 12, 2012

“Big data” is a popular term these days – it seems to pop up everywhere. But do people mean the same thing when they say those words?…

Best Practices
817 views

Many Companies Unprepared for Big Data Boom

Brett Stupakevich - June 11, 2012

Gartner Inc. has identified big data as one of the top 10 strategic trends in 2012. (more…)

Analytics
854 views

How Analytics Can Propel IT to be the New ‘It’ Group

Brett Stupakevich - June 6, 2012

Some naysayers have predicted that the consumerization of technology would mean the death knell for IT departments – and even the CIOs at some companies. (more…)

Analytics
1011 views

C-level Execs: Big Data Means Big Value

Brett Stupakevich - June 5, 2012

Big data and analytics are top corporate, top-three corporate or top-10 corporate priorities in their organizations’ strategic agendas, according to 65% of 1,469 C-level executives taking part in…

Best Practices
704 views

How BI & Data Analytics Pros Used Twitter in May

Brett Stupakevich - June 4, 2012

It’s time for a wrap. A Twitter wrap. (more…)

Business Intelligence
1130 views

Hottest Trends in Mobile BI

Brett Stupakevich - June 1, 2012

Although most organizations are in the early stages of adopting mobile business intelligence (BI) (more…)

Analytics
842 views

Does It Take a Scientist to Find Gold in Big Data?

Brett Stupakevich - May 31, 2012

In a recent CNET article, Alex Yoder (

Analytics
1439 views

From Transaction to Customer Engagement with Business Analytics

Brett Stupakevich - May 29, 2012

Much of the promise of big data lies not in the ever-increasing volume of information available to organizations, but in the (more…)