Data Mining
928 views

Analytics is Not a Dirty Word

TeradataExperts - November 17, 2009

What seems like a lifetime ago, I was intelligence officer in the Air Force. Beyond creating Snoopy calendars on the mainframe at NASA where my Dad worked, my…

Uncategorized
657 views

A Mouse With His Head In The Clouds – Can Cloud Computing Help the Studios Help Themselves

TeradataExperts - November 9, 2009

I woke up a couple of weeks ago to earth-shattering news. Everything I thought, knew, endorsed about the pace of change in Media & Entertainment was being…

Data Mining
733 views

Blogging from Istanbul

TeradataExperts - October 19, 2009

I just got back from Istanbul where I had the pleasure of participating in the the ETIS Community gathering entitled “Data is King – the Key Asset…

Uncategorized
996 views

The Pentagram of Business Travel

TeradataExperts - October 8, 2009

10,000 meters over the north sea going from Heathrow to Koln. I am not actually going to Dusseldorf, but my hotel messed up my wake-up call. Instead…

Business Intelligence
728 views

The Netflix Prize and Freeing Data Analytics

TeradataExperts - September 24, 2009

This week, Netflix presented the first Netflix Prize, awarding the Belkour Pragmatic Chaos team the $1 Million grand prize in a ceremony in New York. The most…

CRM
674 views

You Call This Mobile CRM?

TeradataExperts - September 17, 2009

Not too long ago, I saw an interesting article on mobile coupons titled Coupons You Don’t Clip, Sent to Your Cellphone.The idea is that you don’t have…

Uncategorized
608 views

Lessons Learned From a (Real) Fire Zone: Keep Your Friends Close, and Twitter Closer

TeradataExperts - September 11, 2009

So, after raging more than 10 days, consuming over 160,000 acres, and destroying nearly 80 homes and dozens of other structures,the so-called Station Fire is 71% contained.…

Data Mining
615 views

The Map is not the Territory

TeradataExperts - September 10, 2009

“The word is not the thing, the map is not the territory” is a key principle of General Semantics and non-Aristotolian logic. But is the data the…

Data Mining
777 views

Considering the Data Diet

TeradataExperts - September 2, 2009

I had the unique pleasure of meeting with Pete Fader and Eric Bradlow from the Wharton Interactive Media Initiative last week in Philadelphia. And while it wasn’t…

Data Warehousing
891 views

It’s Just a Question of Time…Data Mobility & Depeche Mode

TeradataExperts - August 24, 2009

I’m having a hard-time writing this morning… I’m still moved by the sight of more than 10,000 40-somethings having a mass sing-a-long to Depeche Mode, who performed…