Data Management Discontent: Do You Need To Change Your Platform?

Today I was alerted to another interesting blog post, Data management discontent: Time for change. Evidently a yet-to-be published study by IDG and sponsored by SAP indicates that companies surveyed are so unhappy with their current data management platform that 49% report plans to evaluate new data management approaches and solutions within the next 24 months. Read more

Hurry Up……… and Wait

Bill Franks from Teradata touched on this topic in a recent article I came across on the Agile Data Warehousing site.  New technologies that enable the processing of more data in a shorter amount of time are only part of the Big Data equation.  You still need the capability to make sense of it all. Read more

Introducing Noetix Generator for Microsoft Business Intelligence

If your organization relies on Microsoft solutions for its business intelligence requirements, we have a great product for you!  Noetix Generator for Microsoft Business Intelligence is a new solution that makes it faster and easier to roll out operational and strategic reporting from Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) application data to Microsoft Business Intelligence users. Read more

Join Noetix at Oracle OpenWorld!

Noetix is pleased to provide a limited number of customers and prospects with a special guest pass to the Oracle OpenWorld exhibition hall.  The Oracle Customer Discover Pass (a $75 value) includes entrance to the keynote presentations, access to the Oracle DEMOgrounds, and of course you’ll be able to visit Noetix in the exhibition hall. Come see us in Booth #3237 in the WEST Hall of the Moscone Convention Center during the conference Sept. 30 – Oct. 4 in San Francisco. While you are there, don’t forget to stop and watch one of our featured demonstrations: Read more

What to expect at Oracle OpenWorld 2012

As people from around the globe prepare to make their annual pilgrimage to the Oracle OpenWorld conference at the end of September, the media and analysts will be catching plenty of eyeballs with their predictions for this year’s show. Read more

Self-Service BI Promotes End User Independence

Leading companies are shifting the role of report writing from IT to the information consumer.  In this video, Noetix Empowers End Users to Answer Their Own Business Questions, hear firsthand from Noetix customers about how this shift has benefited both IT and business managers.  They’ll share thoughts on topics of key concern to IT including: Read more

The Big Data Conundrum

Another article appeared last week in Forbes on the future of Big Data. No “v” words this time, but a much more practical discussion: how prepared is your IT organization to support big data? Read more

I want to do a “like to like” conversion of existing Oracle Discoverer models into Cognos Framework Manager. Is it possible?

QUESTION: I want to do a “like to like” conversion of existing Oracle Discoverer models into Cognos Framework Manager. Is it possible? Does Cognos Framework Manager provide any options for importing the Discoverer models into Cognos directly?

ANSWER: This is an excellent question that reflects a reality that many customers face: the desire to change BI platforms while retaining some of the value of their existing investments. Read more