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Joe Toscano, SQL Server Business Intelligence Consultant / Instructor
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Kevin Kline, Director of SQL Server Solutions, Quest Software
Baya Pavliashvili, Database Consultant
Greg Robidoux, Founder, Principal Database Engineer, Edgewood Solutions
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Matthew Schroeder, Contributor
Roman Rehak, Contributor
Michelle Gutzait, Senior database consultant
Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant report on business intelligence says more users are gravitating toward decentralized BI platforms -- leaving IT teams trying to catch up on governance.
In a book excerpt, Krish Krishnan and Shawn Rogers explore how organizations can take advantage of insights provided by social business intelligence.
Tableau's latest release looks to speed up visualizations, while Platfora is hoping analytics can shine a light on cybersecurity threats.
Eco UPS installations promise higher energy efficiency in the data center, with new designs that respond quickly to an outage.
The billions of Internet connected devices in the IoT wave introduce new data center security concerns that IT managers must head off at the pass.
Several tools and techniques let data center systems administrators work with multiple server OSes on one host system, and manage it effectively.
Database expert Craig S. Mullins examines the pros and cons of the in-memory database management system, and the criteria you should consider during the request-for-proposal and evaluation period.
In a Q&A, consultant and author Judith Hurwitz discusses the use of cognitive computing systems in big data and analytics applications The word: It's early, but there's a lot of potential.
Hadoop and big data technologies may grab headlines, but there's still a place for traditional data warehousing skills, according to careers expert Matt Mueller.
Roundtable discussion on business value of big data, chaired by Brian McKenna, Editor, SearchDataManagementUK, and featuring Mike Ferguson, Roxane Edjlali (Gartner), Joshua LeCure (GlaxoSmithKline).
Find out where to hone your business intelligence, data management and data warehouse skills with this list of training courses for 2012.
Poor data quality can have serious financial consequences for businesses. Read about the current state of data quality management at UK companies, including dirty data problems.
Shyam Nath will present on the Internet of Things, business intelligence and the analytics cloud at this year's Collaborate 15 conference.
Las Vegas is an analytics-driven city. With the rarity of cities collecting data like Las Vegas does, Oracle has an interest in Raghav Venkat's data.
Michael Brown thinks that the Collaborate conference has gotten away from its roots in education. At Collaborate 15, he is presenting sessions for new users and experienced ones.
MBaaS has gained currency as a way to create more cohesive mobile experiences for Web users.
An ERP upgrade sent a manufacturer's existing company culture into a tailspin. Would paper processes or digitization prevail?
An ERP implementation nearly goes off the rails when employees buck digitization, centralization and a shift from paper-based processes.
Desired State Configuration is a solid choice for administrators who have PowerShell chops. Here's an introduction.
Microsoft issued patches across 11 bulletins addressing 25 vulnerabilities for April's Patch Tuesday, and rolled out Skype for Business to Office 365 customers.
What's more (or less) Server Core than Server Core? Microsoft's Nano Server, expected in the next release of Windows Server, will be all about PowerShell management.