Look at the blurry image. If I gave you until the end of the day, could you tell me what it is? The patterns in the data tell you that “something” is there, but what? Iteratively increasing the pixels in the field of interest—resolution–brings those patterns into focus. Each iteration makes it clearer.
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This week Database Trends and Applications (DBTA) magazine, recognized Kalido for “presence, execution, vision, and innovation in delivering products and services to the marketplace”. Our company is one of a notable list of data solutions providers included in the inaugural “DBTA 100: The Companies That Matter Most in Data.”
Recently I attended the Gartner BI Summit in Dallas. If there was any one thing that jumped out at me it was how many of the analytics vendors I spoke with are lowering the barrier to entry for just about anyone to acquire and apply these at their desk, from their hotel rooms, in the […]
Data scientists are touted in analytics circles as the jet jockeys of information management. But as Big Data evolves, do the people at the very top of the org charts even recognize their importance? A recent survey seems to say maybe not.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. – Mark Twain These days, if you’re in business you’re likely buzzing about Big Data. Everyone is. Marketing guys like me are trying to figure out an angle to exploit it. What we are buzzing about is an […]
In business, the word agile risks being overused. Like most words that get thrown into the conversation from multiple directions, its meaning gets fuzzy. It gets dropped into the conversation as noun or adjective. It is shorthand for a highly efficient and effective methodology, culture, development tools, or even businesses themselves. It’s become a magnet […]
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?
This week, we look forward to hosting a Customer & Partner Event for the EMEA region at the Hempel Hotel in London.
A data warehouse that is ready for business in 90 days? A Teradata Logical Data Model (LDM) that can adapt to change in hours or days? If you are a data warehousing or business professional you likely value the performance and scalability of the Teradata platform family, but wish you could unlock that value more […]
For most business managers, agility is at or near the top of every wish list. No executive wants to be left behind in the wave of dramatic, often unforeseen changes that are part of a typical business day. As one wise industry analyst said, “You can’t catch a wave from behind.” In a sea of […]