Business Intelligence
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LucidEra: the People Express of On-Demand BI?

RomanStanek - June 22, 2009

I am not happy to see LucidEra disappearing. It is not a good sign for the SaaS BI market in general and the startups in our space…

Business Intelligence
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Cloud Expo Europe keynote: Building Great Companies on the Cloud

RomanStanek - May 19, 2009

Yesterday I spoke at the first Cloud Computing Expo Europe and I enjoyed the conference very much. Here is my presentation: Tagged: Cloud Computing Expo keynote, Europe…

Business Intelligence
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Friends Don’t Let Friends Overpay for BI

RomanStanek - April 24, 2009

Business Intelligence projects are famous for low success rates, high costs and time overruns. The economics of BI are visibly broken, and have been for years. Yet…

Uncategorized
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You will not see us in your accounts

RomanStanek - February 20, 2009

The analyst firm The 451 Group asks technology companies “Who else do you see in your accounts?” Being “seen in the account” is perceived as a sign…

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Leading Healthcare Information Provider Licenses Good Data for On Demand Business Intelligence

RomanStanek - February 20, 2009

We made the following announcement earlier today and it is obviously a very important milestones for us. And I absolutely believe in what I said in the…

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Looking for SOA in All the Wrong Places?

RomanStanek - February 5, 2009

Systinet’s founding CTO and my friend Anne Thomas Manes pronounced the demise of SOA a few weeks ago. Honestly, SOA lost its meaning for me on the…

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Entrepreneur Country – Land of Opportunity

RomanStanek - January 15, 2009

I spoke at the Entrepreneur Country forum at Institute Of Directors in London earlier today. The event was organized by Ariadne Capital (Disclosure: I am one of…

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Only Google…

RomanStanek - December 26, 2008

No other major SaaS company in the world could get away with this approach to paying customers. Not only Google offers no user-friendly tools to add shared…

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656 views

End of the Retooling Decade?

RomanStanek - December 24, 2008

Tim O’Reilly wrote a great post about the collapse of demand for consumer electronics and there he quotes the term “peak waste” - in an analogy to…

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“Business-IT Chasm”: The Business Perspective

RomanStanek - December 19, 2008

My plan for today was to write more about the “Business-IT chasm” but I came across a great blog post written by Jorge Camoes that reveals the…