Rick Sherman

June 13, 2016

DAMA Talk: Enabling Self-Service BI and Analytics

Rick Sherman is speaking at DAMA in Bloomfield, CT. It’s free and open to the public. Title: Enabling Self-Service BI and Analytics When: Friday June 17, […]
January 3, 2016

The Four Legs of a Successful Business Intelligence (BI) Project Team

A successful BI project team is like a four-legged table – each leg holds up its share of the weight. Remove one and the project wobbles. […]
November 28, 2014

New developments make data integration a businesswide effort

Data integration software is now much more than just extract, transform and load tools — it encompasses a wide range of platforms and technologies supporting real-time […]
January 11, 2011

Analytical database tips: deployment advice and potential challenges

The first part of this article discussed columnar database software and other technologies that can help boost analytics performance. But regardless of which analytical database technology […]
October 11, 2010

Business intelligence vendors, BI buyers could do more with less,

What do the iPad and business intelligence (BI) tools have in common? Not as much as they should. Apple has been getting a tremendous amount of free publicity […]
April 11, 2010

How to overcome the downsides of on-demand and SaaS BI software

As we discussed in the first part of this article, on-demand business intelligence (BI) software can be less expensive, faster to deploy and easier to use […]