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What Napoleon at Austerlitz can teach the CIO about the Customer and CRM.

by Michael Maoz  |  November 24, 2015

Hannibal had Cannae, Napoleon had Austerlitz, and the Customer has you business. Not the CIO, not the heads of Marketing, Digital Commerce, and not your shareholders. Next Wednesday, 2 December...

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Modern BI Platforms: The Role of the Data Warehouse and Semantic Models

by Cindi Howson  |  November 19, 2015

By Mark Beyer and Cindi Howson How do I get to my data faster? Every analyst in every organization asks this question almost as soon as they start moving up...

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SAP's New Cloud for Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  November 18, 2015

October was quite the busy month in the Cloud BI and Analytics space with two major announcements: Amazon QuickSights and SAP Cloud for Analytics. We posted a note on QuickSights...

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See you in Barcelona. What is your IT Style?

by Michael Maoz  |  November 6, 2015

At our Gartner Symposium next week in Barcelona there will be another opportunity to attend our new presentation Track, “Drive Business Growth,” that focuses on the digital moments that create...

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Do You, oh CIO, CMO, LoB, CDO, Not Fear These Questions?

by Michael Maoz  |  October 29, 2015

Why should we trust you? When were you there for us? Can you tell us the last time you mattered in our lives? How much profit have you made from...

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CRM is now a Paradigm Lost

by Michael Maoz  |  October 27, 2015

Customer Relationship Management is a corporate Venus Flytrap. For anyone who has hiked the streams and meadows of the Carolinas on the US eastern seaboard, you have seen the delicate red base...

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Highlights from Tableau 2015 Conference

by Cindi Howson  |  October 26, 2015

The Tableau conference in Las Vegas last week shut down the city, literally, as they hosted 10,000 people in a Fremont Street block party. Pools at MGM Grand hotel were...

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A Day In the Life of An Analyst at BI Summit, Munich - Day 2

by Alan Duncan  |  October 19, 2015

First up, I'm delighted to report that the FitBit thing is working...! There's a combination of stimuli - showing how much I'm walking, how much I'm drinking, and the calorie counting function...

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The Mediocrity of a 360 degree View.

by Michael Maoz  |  October 15, 2015

A good test of your level of customer service is what happens when something goes wrong. Like in any relationship, when things are good, they are good: it is living...

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A Day In the Life of an Analyst at Gartner BI Summit, Munich - Day 1

by Alan Duncan  |  October 15, 2015

Taking a prompt from my esteemed colleague Andrew White and his epic blog notes from the Gartner Symposium in Orlando, I thought it was time to put fingers to the...

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