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7 Mistakes In Enterprise Data Management You Can’t Afford to Make: Speaking at DAMA WI & DAMA Chicago

KarenLopez - August 13, 2009

I will be speaking at DAMA WI on Tuesday, 18 Aug 2009 about Enterprise Data Management: & Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make. Today's information technology professionals…

Business Intelligence
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Data Management Career Success in Turbulent Times

KarenLopez - August 11, 2009

You can now watch the presentation I gave recently to DAMA Puget Sound (Seattle) and DAMA Carolinas.  There’s no audio – think of this video the same…

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Give ‘em What They Need: Requests for a Data Model XSDs and DDL

KarenLopez - July 28, 2009

Sara Yeager sent me a question about how to generate an XSD from her data model for developers on her team: I used the ARTS model as…

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Book Study / Discussion: Semantic Web for Dummies – Starting 10 August

KarenLopez - July 27, 2009

  We'll be starting a quick book study / discussion here at InfoAdvisors ITBoards of the book Semantic Web For Dummies by Jeff Pollock.  The study will…

Data Mining
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Resolving Many-to-Many Relationships

KarenLopez - July 2, 2009

Ever have one of those long, back and forth email exchanges where when you’re done you feel as if you’ve written a few chapters of an upcoming…

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Apps for America2: Data.gov Visualization Challenge

KarenLopez - May 22, 2009

While researching how people plan on using the new data at Data.gov, I came across this competition sponsored by Google Sunlight Labs, O’Reilly Media, and TechWeb. Apps…

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Sybase PowerDesigner & The Zachman Framework: First Zachman Certified Enterprise Tool?

KarenLopez - May 21, 2009

I’ve heard from John P. Zachman that the first vendor product will be submitted for Zachman Certified status. Zachman International announces today its working relationship with Sybase®…

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Webinar: Modeling with Industry Standard Data Models Karen Lopez of InfoAdvisors

KarenLopez - May 19, 2009

I will be speaking at next week’s Embarcadero Webinar on working with Industry Standard Data Models (ISDMs).  It’s free – all you need to do is register. …

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CA ERwin Data Modeler Trivia

KarenLopez - May 12, 2009

CA recently held an ERwin Data Modeler trivia contest in honour of ERwin’s 20th Anniversary.  Of all the responses, the following people got a perfect score: Garry…

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Better Data Quality From Your Web Form

KarenLopez - May 11, 2009

Graham Rhind, a noted expert on international data, has written an ebook on designing and implementing better web forms for better data quality. This 76-page ebook is…