Tag Archives: Business Intelligence

Are you a Data Modeler or a Data Worker?

A few months ago I was at a meeting with a customer who was involved with a BI project that was pulling data from an SAP system into a Data Mart. One of the people at the meeting was very … Continue reading

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Big Process and Big Data

I’ve just been reading what Clay Richardson over at Forrester is saying around putting data and BI closer to the sharp end of business. http://searchbusinessanalytics.techtarget.com/news/2240037726/Process-intelligence-gains-momentum-at-the-intersection-of-BI-and-BPM?asrc=EM_NLN_14612906&track=NL-544&ad=844365 Also some other work where he talks about Process and Data folks not talking to … Continue reading

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SAP data model design and HANA

I just commented on a fascinating article http://www.sdn.sap.com/irj/scn/weblogs?blog=/pub/wlg/25147 by Jamie Oswald over on the SAP Community Network that relates to my earlier blog on BI and complex data environments. He amusingly points up the data model optimisation “battle lines” between … Continue reading

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