Don’t Let Your Sandbox Be an Island

Don’t Let Your Sandbox Be an IslandThe analytic sandbox, also called a data sandbox, is an idea that resurfaced in a big way in 2012. In case you haven’t come across one yet, Techopedia defines the data sandbox as “a scalable and developmental platform used to explore an organization’s rich information sets through interaction and collaboration.” Read more

Noetix Products Achieve Oracle Exadata Ready Status

NoetixViews® version 6.2 and its packaged data warehouse solution, Noetix® Analytics version 5.2, have achieved Oracle Exadata and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster ready status through the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), of which Noetix is a Gold level member. Read more

Exclusive Survey Findings on MDM and Big Data

Join us Tuesday, December 11th  at 11:00 am ET for a webinar discussing master data management’s role in Big Data. Andy Hayler, CEO of The Information Difference will release the results of his latest survey, in which 209 companies shared their views and experiences on Big Data and MDM. Read more

Agile Data Management: Because Change is the Only Constant

Guest blogger Jeff Zabin oversees Gleanster’s strategic direction and day-to-day operations. A bestselling business author, influential research analyst and former technology marketing executive, he also serves as research director. Read more

The Brick, Agility, and Making More Money

If you could…

  • Accelerate revenue recognition by 25 percent
  • Increase overall revenue recognition by 3 percent
  • Get a $10 million return in three months on an investment that was a fraction of that

…would you or your CFO be interested? Read more

Changing the Definition of Data Warehouse

For years the term data warehouse has often been synonymous with “inflexible,” and “prone to break when changes needed to be made” – but today organizations are leveraging data warehouses as the mechanism to ensure the right information is available for decision making at the right time. Read more

NoetixViews Workbench Wins Second Award!

The 2012 Best in Biz Awards, the only business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts, announced that NoetixViews® Workbench has won a Bronze award for New Product of the Year. Read more

Event: Kalido Customer & Partner Meeting

This week, we look forward to hosting a Customer & Partner Event for the EMEA region at the Hempel Hotel in London. Read more

The Balance of Terror: Modeling Balances as Transaction Data or Reference Data?

When recently pondering how balance data should be modeled, I was reminded of my favorite Star Trek episode, The Balance of Terror. Those sneaky Romulans had crossed the neutral zone and were destroying Federation outposts. Naturally, only the Enterprise was close enough to intervene. Read more

Data Efficiency and Agility Explained

We have written a lot about data agility and efficiency in the Kalido blog. I recently provided the results of our ETL-based Data Warehouses survey, and Allen Johnson wrote about the recent report “Measuring the Half Life of Data” by Nucleus Research. Read more