Analytics
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Taking the Mystery Out of Big Data

DougLautzenheiser - July 11, 2015

Today's companies have the potential to benefit from incredibly large amounts of data. To shake off the mystery of this "Big Data," it's useful to know its history. In…

How to Ask Smart BI/Analytics Questions
Analytics
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Analytics
1727 views

How to Ask Smart BI/Analytics Questions

DougLautzenheiser - March 2, 2014

Many people rush when posting a "how-to" question on a software vendor case, a LinkedIn group, or some other web forum, as well as when sending an…

Handling BI Modernization in Secure Environments
Business Intelligence
756 views
Business Intelligence
756 views

Handling BI Modernization in Secure Environments

DougLautzenheiser - July 29, 2013

During BI modernization initiatives, we work with a variety of firms with differing security concerns. Our fi During BI modernization initiatives, we work with a variety of firms…

Adventures in MOOC: Back to School, Part 2
Uncategorized
863 views
Uncategorized
863 views

Adventures in MOOC: Back to School, Part 2

DougLautzenheiser - February 26, 2013

When I was in first grade, I won an art contest among my young peers. When I was in first grade, I won an art contest among…

Analytics
822 views

Adventures in MOOC: Back to School

DougLautzenheiser - February 21, 2013

I am now in the homestretch of a Coursera MOOC that lasts eight weeks. I am now in the homestretch of a Coursera MOOC that lasts eight…

Analytics
1196 views

Pretty Pictures of BI: Tableau

DougLautzenheiser - December 26, 2012

There is an emerging genre of BI tools built specifically for business users to perform visual data discovery. The user interfaces are designed to be intuitive and…

IT
599 views

2013 Big Bucks for IT Pros

DougLautzenheiser - November 29, 2012

If you are an IT professional, good things may be coming your way. If you are an IT professional, good things may be coming your way. Information Management…

Big Data
764 views

Big Data Is About to Change Your Life

DougLautzenheiser - October 28, 2012

Big Data is in the news because it is going to change our lives, both as consumers and workers. Big Data is in the news because it…

Predictive Analytics
559 views

Today’s Biggest Success Tip: Predictive Analytics Using Big Data

DougLautzenheiser - October 7, 2012

Are you looking to change your life? Are you looking to change your life? If you answered "Absolutely!" then prepare yourself to take advantage of one of…

Business Intelligence
542 views

Increased Demands for BI within Healthcare IT

DougLautzenheiser - September 4, 2012

What is driving the demand for BI and analytic professionals within healthcare? What is driving the demand for BI and analytic professionals within healthcare? Well, let's step back…