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CortexDB Reinvents the Database – Full ThoughtPoint Series

August 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG CortexDB is the first example of a new class of information management tool that allows data and context to be managed with both independence and integration, a feature that is central to reuse of information for different business purposes. Read all five ThoughtPoints in this series in this formatted pdf.

By | August 8th, 2019|Featured, ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

CortexDB Drives Agile Digital Transformation

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting July 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. As CortexDB transitions from customer-driven projects to a roadmap-based product development approach, it is well-positioned to occupy a leading position in the emerging Information Context Management System (ICMS) market and deliver key functionality in support of digital transformation. ThoughtPoint 5 of a 5-part Series […]

By | July 9th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Distilling Deeper Truths from Dirty Data

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting July 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. Dirty data is not the real problem. CortexDB reframes the challenge: figuring out the true meanings hidden in the grime created when data sources—from people to sensors—deliver low quality data. In the fourth article of this series, we explore data distillation. ThoughtPoint 4 of a 5-part Series […]

By | July 3rd, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Managing Data on Behalf of Different Actors

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting June 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. In a digital world, every piece of data serves multiple purposes for different people and organisations. In the third article of this series, we see how CoxtexDB addresses the new and difficult issues that arise when the same data has multiple owners. ThoughtPoint 3 of a 5-part Series […]

By | June 25th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Making Data Agile for Digital Business

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting June 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. CoxtexDB combines SQL and NoSQL technology to offer business the freedom of highly flexible operations together with the structure needed to manage its fundamentals. In this second of a series of articles, we see how this is the foundation of true data agility and digital business transformation. ThoughtPoint 2 of a 5-part Series […]

By | June 18th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

CortexDB Reinvents the Database

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting May 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. CortexDB is the first example of a new class of information management tool that allows data and context to be managed with both independence and integration, a feature that is central to reuse of information for different business purposes. ThoughtPoint 1 of a 5-part Series […]

By | June 4th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

All Is Well with Data Virtualization

April 2019 Sponsored by Denodo Download pdf This series of four blog posts, published by Denodo between November 2018 and April 2019, explores data virtualization and its application in a variety of use cases. […]

By | April 26th, 2019|Article, Featured|0 Comments

From BI to Digital Business, Rome, October 2018

From BI to Digital Business: Architecture and Technologies, Rome, 24-25 October 2018 A two-day seminar describing the architecture and technology options for digitalized business, based on the book Business unIntelligence (attendees will receive a copy)and subsequent developments. […]

By | October 16th, 2018|Past, Workshop|0 Comments

Process in the Production Analytic Platform

September 2018 Sponsored by IRI Total Data Management. Download pdf The Production Analytic Platform is a data integration paradigm that merges the benefits of the data warehouse and the data lake for faster insight, and bridges operational and informational environments, in particular, to support operational analytics. New insights are described here into the core role [...]

By | September 19th, 2018|Article, Featured|0 Comments

Thirty Years of Data Warehousing

September 2018 First published in the Business Intelligence Journal, Vol. 23, No. 1 (June 2018) Download pdf Since its first formal, public description in 1988, the data warehouse architecture has successfully provided the foundation for decision making support across enterprises in every industry. With two main interpretations, the architecture has remained stable since the 1990s [...]

By | September 12th, 2018|Article, Featured|0 Comments