Data Management
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SAS Admin: Process Data Faster in RDBMS by Buffering the Data in Memory

Tricia Aanderud - October 3, 2012

Contributed by Stephen Overton to BI Notes Contributed by Stephen Overton to BI NotesBy default, accessing third party relational databases…

Analytics
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Digital Universe Study: Extracting Value from Chaos

Barry Devlin - July 27, 2011

I've just been reading the 5th annual Digital Universe study from IDC, released by EMC last month.  This year's study…

Data Mining
1053 views

Metadata versus Taxonomy

MIKE20 - October 11, 2010

I’ve advocated for many years that Information Management should be a superset of related disciplines including data warehousing, document management,…

Business Intelligence
1216 views

Actionable Information Management Principles: People

Steve Bennett - July 4, 2010

I am now at the sharp end of creating an Information Management Strategy and Roadmap and I have started to…

Data Mining
723 views

Early Indications April 2010 The Web of Opinion: Metadata as conversation

JohnJordan1 - April 29, 2010

In the beginning, there was data, enumerating how many, what kind, where. Data was kept in proprietary formats and physically…

Uncategorized
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The Battle of Britain: Thought Leadership in Information Management

TeradataAusNZ - March 16, 2010

In the London Blitz of 1940, Great Britain was staring down defeat and an imminent German invasion. With cities, industry…

Data Warehousing
991 views

Defining Analytics: Data Warehousing

Steve Bennett - February 10, 2010

 Following-up to my blog 'Just Tell Me What I'm Doing', this is the second in a series of posts that…

Predictive Analytics
772 views

Defining Analytics: Data, Information and Knowledge

Steve Bennett - February 7, 2010

Following-up to my blog 'Just Tell Me What I'm Doing', I'm starting a series of posts that define the key…

Data Mining
752 views

Public Information

Steve Bennett - November 5, 2009

In a past life I co-founded and led a company specialised in the analysis of publicly available textual information. The…

Business Intelligence
669 views

#11: Here’s a thought…

brianfarnan1 - May 25, 2009

An occasional series in which a review of recent posts on SmartData Collective reveals the following nuggets:The eternal quest: better…