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Business Intelligence (BI) has, by tradition, been a long and drawn out process. In the early days of computers, BI tools such as SAP/Crystal Reports and IBM/Cognos came ...
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Embedded Analytics With Power BI And Azure

As your organization moves its data into the cloud, you face the challenge of balancing productivity and efficiency gains with tremendous compliance and security ...
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Cloud Security Best Practices

Managing big data is a never-ending challenge. Extract, transform, and load (ETL) processes serve as the traditional foundation for enterprise data warehousing. However, ...
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ETL Will It Survive Big Data?

The Tableau Conference brings together the best and the brightest in data analytics from across the country under one roof in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tableau is a leader in ...
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Panoply LIVE At Tableau Conference 2017

Is it easy to connect to a data warehouse? Selecting the right tool can help make this connection attainable. Tableau Desktop makes this connection easy, from opening ...
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Connecting To Data Warehouses In Tableau

In the past, designing a data warehouse and data warehouse architecture has taken too long to complete. Executing numerous semi-automated steps results in a data ...
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The Basics Of Automated Data Warehouse Lifecycle Management

If you ask a group of big data analysts what are some of the top professional challenges they face, you can easily imagine which challenges are consistently shortlisted. ...
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How To Get People To Share Data

There are many risks involved with data security. Storing data in the cloud might seem like a safe bet, and for most users it is. But risks will always exist. Below we ...
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Top Cloud Data Security Risks, Threats, And Concerns

The traditional approach for handling data warehousing as an analytical task has been Extact , Transform, and Load (ETL). However, in recent years, there has been an ...
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ELT Vs. ETL By Design

As more organizations begin their journey to the cloud, they need to plan how they will apply the best practices of data management to ensure that cloud-based, ...
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Data Management Best Practices For Cloud Computing

There’s no question that the cloud offers many potential benefits. Major companies everywhere are lining up to reap the benefits by moving their back-office systems to ...
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Enterprises Eye Big Benefits From Cloud Data Warehouses

Are you considering a career as a BI Architect? You have made an excellent choice. Business Intelligence Architects are some of the leading minds in business and ...
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Business Intelligence Architect: Defining The Role

Long before there was big data, there were computing solutions designed to store, organize, and analyze data. But just like the job of a big data architect, it's both ...
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Selecting A Big Data Solution: Top 10 Questions To Ask

Designing a database schema is the first step in building a foundation in data management. Ineffective schema design can creates databases that are heavy consumers of ...
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The Organization Of Data Management

Organizations looking to leverage big data impose a larger and different set of job requirements on their data architects versus organizations in traditional ...
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How To Become A Big Data Architect: A Guide

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