Data Mining
851 views

To eTOM or not to eTOM

TeradataAusNZ - December 16, 2009

Like many of us in the Telco industry, I’ve been monitoring the works of the TMF (TeleManagement Forum) for a number of years now, and despite having…

Data Warehousing
734 views

The Internet of Things – What an opportunity!

TeradataAusNZ - December 14, 2009

Lately, I’ve seen a surge of new offers for real applications that use sensor data to deliver a valued service. This has me thinking about how data…

Business Intelligence
898 views

IT HANG 5: The Ride of Our Lives on the IT Wave

TeradataAusNZ - December 8, 2009

Having written a reflective blog on where we started in IT and one on where the future of research may take us, it’s worth contemplating the journey…

Uncategorized
745 views

Understanding Value

TeradataAusNZ - December 4, 2009

It is interesting when we talk about the value of a customer (sometimes referred to as profitability). There are a number of different rules of thumb presented…

Data Warehousing
583 views

Technology for technology’s sake

TeradataAusNZ - December 1, 2009

I have been knocking around the IT industry in Australia for a while now and it started to occur to me that maybe we are becoming a…

Uncategorized
1011 views

Cruiser and PhoTable: Limited by your imagination

TeradataAusNZ - November 23, 2009

Last week I was asked to predict what I think will happen in the IT marketplace in 2010. I think next year will deliver more robustness in…

Uncategorized
577 views

Gartner IT Symposium

TeradataAusNZ - November 20, 2009

I was lucky enough this week to get a complimentary pass to the Gartner IT Symposium (thanks Gartner!) where several hundred C-level executives gathered to hear the…

Data Mining
637 views

Tipping Points

TeradataAusNZ - November 18, 2009

The term "business analytics" is on everyone’s lips. It’s like when you buy a new car, suddenly you see that same car everywhere where previously you never…

Business Intelligence
629 views

Government IT Savings Success – Time to Open the Piggy Bank…Carefully

TeradataAusNZ - November 16, 2009

Australia's Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner recently heralded the Gershon Review and resultant reforms by Federal Government as a success. A review into the efficiency and effectiveness of…

Data Warehousing
672 views

“Storage Dreams” and the greatest things since sliced bread!

TeradataAusNZ - November 12, 2009

Last week I attended the 16th Annual Computer Old-Timers Lunch, and it always provides an opportunity to reflect on the achievements of the Australian IT industry and…