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Using the BI and Analytics MQ to Modernize and Select the Right Tool

by Cindi Howson  |  July 20, 2016

Yesterday, Rita Sallam and I presented a webinar on using the BI and Analytics Magic Quadrant to modernize and select the right tool for the right user.  If you missed...

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New Research: Updated IT Score for BI and Hype Cycle's for Information Infrastructure, Information Governance and MDM

by Andrew White  |  July 11, 2016

Out team published a couple of notes today. Cindy Howson and Alan Duncan just updated our IT Score for Business Intelligence and Analytics. Gartner's maturity model gives data and analytics...

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Qlik Sense 3, the Brexit, and More

by Cindi Howson  |  June 29, 2016

It’s been a distracting few weeks:  A Brexit, two industry privatizations, and Microsoft acquiring LinkedIn. Does anyone possibly think the technology sector is dull? So it’s almost easy to overlook...

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On Call Centers and Dodo Eggs

by Michael Maoz  |  June 22, 2016

Even though there were no Dodo birds on Mauritius or any other part of the planet from the 1800s onward, the mild epithet that one was a dodo bird continued...

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Help the CIO adjust for inattentional blindness

by Michael Maoz  |  June 20, 2016

Perhaps we all found Chabris and Simons' Invisible Gorilla studies amusing: how can 50% of viewers fail to see a gorilla traipsing across a crowded scene? If you are in...

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New Research: Select the Right Business Intelligence and Analytics Tool for the Right User

by Andrew White  |  May 24, 2016

My colleague, Cindi Howson, just published this note: Select the Right Business Intelligence and Analytics Tool for the Right User. Data and analytics leaders want to reduce the complexity of...

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Highlights from SAP Sapphire and SAP BusinessObjects Cloud

by Cindi Howson  |  May 18, 2016

Greetings from SAP Sapphire (well the airport, but you know what I mean)! This was my seventh Sapphire conference, and with so much happening in the SAP analytics world, I was...

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How Technology Saved My Husband's Life

by Cindi Howson  |  April 22, 2016

by Cindi Howson There are times that I think technology is taking over our lives and not always in a positive way. Consider some of the top 2016 predictions :...

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Meet a CIO with fabulous talent management skills and you'll met a successful business.

by Michael Maoz  |  April 14, 2016

A friend of mine is in the process of returning a Nok terracotta sculpture that he'd bought at the dawn of time from a dealer who might not have had...

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New Research: Select the Right Architecture Model for Your Modern BI and Analytics Platform

by Andrew White  |  April 13, 2016

My colleague, Joao Tapadinhas, just publish two notes: Select the Right Architecture Model for Your Modern BI and Analytics Platform. Data and analytics leaders are evolving their BI initiatives with...

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