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Meeting the Six Data Vault Challenges

Data warehouse automation to the rescue

August 2017

Sponsored by WhereScape.

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A white paper outlining six common issues that businesses have encountered in the areas of initial acceptance, development, and ongoing evolution of a Data Vault-based data warehouse.


By | August 30th, 2017|Categories: White Paper|0 Comments

Into the Data Vault via Data Warehouse Automation

April 2017

Sponsored by WhereScape.

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A ThoughtPoint positioning Data Vault and Data Warehouse Automation for agility and speed.


By | August 6th, 2017|Categories: Point of View|0 Comments

The EDW Lives On: The Beating Heart of the Data Lake

April 2017 (updated May 2018)

Sponsored by Hortonworks.


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Understanding the complementary and parallel needs for and functions of data warehouses and lakes is vital if you want to get the maximum value from both investments.



By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: White Paper|0 Comments

BI Data Governance: The Secret of Successful Business Decision Making

March 2017

Sponsored by Yellowfin.

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Applying data governance principles and practices with the BI environment is an important step in ensuring that business people understand its importance and contribute to its implementation.


By | May 25th, 2017|Categories: White Paper|0 Comments

Charting the Expanding Horizons of Big Data: Big Data 2016

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Multiple sponsors

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The fourth EMA / 9sight Big Data Survey was conducted in March 2016, with the results published in November.

The research explores the wide range of ways in which non-traditional data, often in combination with more traditional types, enables new or improved business processes. As established in previous surveys, big data offers a wide range of possibilities, but the name “big data” itself still keeps media and industry eyes focused on size as the defining feature to the detriment of other important and evolving aspect of data and information practice.


By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Survey|0 Comments

Data Lakes and Why Business Might Want One

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Sponsored by Teradata.

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Exploring the business value that can be garnered from a data lake by examining a number of real, but anonymized, examples across different industries.


By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: White Paper|0 Comments