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Strategies for Maintaining Small Analytics Projects

Not all business intelligence / analytics efforts must be large, multi-phased initiatives.  Small, focused, quickly completed projects can provide lasting value to any organization. Small, focused analytical efforts can be of great benefit to an organization.  Often, they are used

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Strategies for Web Based Business Intelligence

Is your business intelligence environment ready for safe, reliable, scalable accessibility via the Internet?  How are you addressing this challenge? Typically, business intelligence (BI) environments are constructed and deployed initially to internal clients across the corporate local area network or

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Discovering Usage Patterns for Analytical Applications

It is important to determine expected usage patterns for business intelligence and analytical applications before design, and to evaluate their actual usage after implementation to gauge success. Building an analytical solution can be an arduous task.  Many factors are required

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Sustainable IT Can Improve Profits and Planet

Using sustainable approaches in information technologies, especially with business intelligence and analytics initiatives, can help organizations improve the planet and their profits Sustainability is a general term, usually associated with “green” initiatives that address governance of our planet.  It includes

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Building a Rock Solid Data and Analytics Strategy

Every organization’s analytics strategy should be connected to its data strategy; and every organization should have a data strategy that supports its business strategy Like the lyrics in the children’s song Dem Bones, “the hip bone’s connected to the thigh

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Increasing the Business Value of Business Intelligence

Organizations can find increased value in business intelligence and analytics efforts through the use of various data delivery strategies. Introduction Like many organizations, your company probably has invested significant time, effort, and money into establishing your data warehousing and business

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