DW/BI Events

April 19, 2011

Fast Track Your Business Intelligence with Pentaho & Athena IT Solutions – May 10

Join this complimentary half-day seminar to learn how to leverage the Agile BI approach to build more effective, accurate, and efficient business intelligence applications. Network and […]
January 12, 2011

My take on why ETL has not always kept up with the integration workload

Why are companies reaching the limits on the workhouse ETL? Here are some thoughts that occurred to me as I was snowblowing 20+ inches of snow […]
November 16, 2010

The Expanding Value of Data Modeling

I hope you'll join me for my latest webinar: Date: November 17, 2010Time: 12:00 PM EST / 9:00AM PST From integration to quality, business insight to […]
October 8, 2010

The value of a unified platform for data management

Tuesday, Oct. 12 @ 4 ET I'll be speaking on The Briefing Room about the value of a unified platform for data management. I'll be discussing: […]
September 15, 2010

Agile BI – Boston Seminar with Pentaho and Athena IT Solutions

Join Pentaho and Athena IT Solutions in Boston, to learn how Pentaho is revolutionizing the way BI applications are built and deployed. With tight budgets, limited […]
July 13, 2010

Data Warehousing in Healthcare

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting. All BI and DW professionals are welcome to attend. Please RSVP. When: July 22, […]
June 21, 2010

Reminder for the Spreadmart Webcast

I wanted to remind you that I’m speaking at the following webcast this Thursday: Recent TDWI research found that business analysts in a typical firm spend […]
June 18, 2010

Yesterday’s DM Radio broadcast on data federation

I enjoyed appearing on the The DM Radio session yesterday The Extended Enterprise: Federated Data Models hosted by Eric Kavanagh and Jim Ericson, editorial director of […]
June 16, 2010

The Extended Enterprise: Federated Data Models

I'll be speaking on Thursday's episode of DM Radio: The Extended Enterprise: Federated Data Models Organizations continue to realign their business models, taking advantage of third-party […]
June 10, 2010

Save Time and Money by Replacing Spreadmarts

Recent TDWI research found that business analysts in a typical firm spend two days a week creating spreadmarts, costing organizations at least $780,000 a year.1 This […]
January 12, 2010

TDWI Boston Chapter Meeting Jan 21

Boston BI/DW and Marketing Business Professionals are cordially invited to attend our upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting on January 21, 2010. Come meet other local professionals, […]
November 10, 2009

Web Seminar – The Key to Operational BI: Keep It Simple

Registration is now open for my upcoming free webinar: The Key to Operational BI: Keep It Simple. Date: November 17, 2009Time: 12PM ET/ 9AM PT REGISTER […]
November 2, 2009

Discount on my Online DW and BI Data Modeling Course

My new DW and BI Data Modeling course is now available on ELearningCurve. This is a great bargain compared to traveling to a conference. From now […]
October 22, 2009

Leveraging Enterprise Data Virtual Seminar

I'll be speaking at TechTarget's  Leveraging Enterprise Data Virtual Seminar today at 11:15 and 3:15. Here's their description: Attend this seminar and learn new ideas and […]
September 22, 2009

TDWI Boston Chapter Meeting at MIT a Success

The TDWI Boston Chapter had a great meeting yesterday at the MIT Faculty Club in Cambridge, MA. The Club is on the 6th floor overlooking the […]
September 2, 2009

A great teaching gig

I had one of my most pleasant teaching assignments last week. I taught a 3 day DW/BI course with hands-on Microsoft workshops at Colby College in […]
April 14, 2009

The Transformative Power of Smarter Analytics

I'll be speaking in the following webinar Wednesday, April 15: The Transformative Power of Smarter Analytics Register Fast, flexible and affordable — that's what businesses demand […]
April 8, 2009

TDWI Boston Chapter meeting on April 9, 2009

If you are a Boston BI/DW Professional, My fellow chapter officers and I cordially invite you to attend our upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting on April […]
April 6, 2009

How to Boost Service, Cut Costs and Deliver Great Customer Experiences – Even in an Economic Downturn

SmartData Collective and Teradata Corporation present a free webinar: How to Boost Service, Cut Costs and Deliver Great Customer Experiences – Even in an Economic Downturn […]
March 5, 2009

Great BI, or Getting By? [Webinar] – Today at 2pm ET

Sorry about the late notice but I am speaking in a very interesting webinar today. Besides listening to me, you will hear an intriguing case study on […]
January 28, 2009

DM Radio – The Business Side of Data Integration

I'll be on DM Radio Thursday Jan 29 at 3:00 EST. We'll be discussing how to design, evangelize and manage data integration projects. Sami Akbay of […]
January 9, 2009

Boston TDWI Chapter Meeting (updated agenda)

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting. All BI and DW professionals are welcome to attend. Space is limited, so visit […]
December 22, 2008

TDWI Boston Chapter Meeting – January 14: Maintaining Security, Privacy, and Accountability in DW/BI Implementations

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting. All BI and DW professionals are welcome to attend. Space is limited, so visit […]
December 11, 2008

Get the architecture right and good things will happen

My new podcast with Smart Data Collective discusses how too many IT projects provide only short-term solutions. Management ends up frustrated not only because of the […]
September 22, 2008

TDWI Boston Chapter Meeting 9/29/08 – Master Data Management—The Intersection of Data Governance, Data Quality, and Data Profiling

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming TDWI Boston Chapter meeting. All BI and DW professionals are welcome to attend. Space is limited, so RSVP […]
September 8, 2008

Informatica New England User’s Group – Meeting Sept 11 in Boston

The New England Informatica User Group is holding a quarterly meeting this Thursday September 11 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston.  It will be a […]
July 28, 2008

Getting In Synch: Creative Ways to Reconcile Data Between Apps

I’ll be speaking at this webinar on Tuesday July 29th at 12 EST. Click to register IBM Espresso Shot Web Seminar Series July 29, 2008 12 […]
July 4, 2008

TDWI Boston Chapter Users’ Meeting July 16th

Data warehousing and business intelligence professionals in the Boston area are invited to sign up for and attend the TDWI Boston Chapter Users’ Group meeting next […]
May 22, 2008

TDWI Boston Chapter Users’ Meeting – May 29th

Data warehousing and business intelligence professionals in the Boston area are invited to sign up for and attend the TDWI Boston Chapter Users’ Group meeting next […]
April 27, 2007

Our Inaugural TWDI Boston Chapter Meeting

Yesterday evening I attended our inaugural TDWI Boston Chapter meeting hosted by Fidelity Investments. It was a very well attended meeting. In fact, we had to […]
April 25, 2006

Ten Principles for Increasing the Business Value of your Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Investments

Who: DAMA International, Boston Chapter Topic: Rick Sherman’s “Ten Principles for Increasing the Business Value of your Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Investments” When: Thursday May […]