Business Intelligence
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Data Governance? What’s That? (And How Can Companies Fix It?)

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

A recent survey of business and IT leaders carried out by Kalido shows that over two thirds of businesses have no clear data governance program, and have…

Business Intelligence
629 views

It Would Have Been a Crime not to Include Analytics in This New Application

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

Today, SAP launched SAP Investigative Case Management for Public Sector, a new solution to support police and other investigating authorities in the efforts to prevent, detect and…

Business Intelligence
684 views

Good Advice for Bad Times?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

Following the lead of Dave Kellogg (i.e. shamelessly copying), here's a link to an excellent article on "Counter-Intuitive Tactics for Bad Times". The article is for high-tech…

Business Intelligence
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Gartner BI Europe 2009: The BIg Discrepancy?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

The official theme of the Gartner BI Summit Europe a couple of weeks ago was "the BIg discrepancy": the long-standing gap between our business intelligence / performance…

Business Intelligence
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Branding Your BI Solution: Everything Up to And Including Theme Music?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

Branding and other forms of internal marketing are absolutely essential for successful BI projects -- and it's an area where the teams don't often have a lot…

Business Intelligence
942 views

More Milk Please, Ermintrude! A Classic Decision Trap?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

According to a recent article published in Scientific American, the authors of study assert that: "Farmers who have named their cows ... probably have a better relationship…

Business Intelligence
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Where Was the Best Place to Work in the US in 2008?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

I forgot to post this last year -- better late than never... Click on the image below to see survey data from Computerworld's Best Places to Work…

Business Intelligence
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A More Complete List of 2009 Business Intelligence Predictions?

Timo Elliott - February 26, 2009

Following on from previous post on 2009 Business Intelligence Predictions -- I missed a few: Marcus Borba: BI Predictions for 2009 More BI Predictions for 2009 Vincent…