All posts by Alena Semeshko

Business Intelligence Predictions for 2009

March 12, 2009 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
Several analysts from Gartner, Forrester, and TDWI present their view on what to expect this year.

MDM Longs for Data Quality and Solid Grounds

February 20, 2009 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
What are the current trends for Master Data Management (MDM)? How to implement a successful MDM program? Read on to learn.

The Dos and Don’ts of Data Integration

December 3, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Experts give recommendations on how to deal with your database, information life cycle management, and other data integration tools and services.

Implementing a SaaS-Based CRM: Best Practices and Forecasts

December 1, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
The SaaS market grows, according to analysts at Gartner and Forrester. Whether you are deploying or SugarCRM, there are things to keep in mind.

Ignoring Security Harms Data Management

November 26, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
Threats—both internal and external—must be taken seriously to protect your data from unwanted access. Security experts suggest a number of recommendations.

Data Quality: Upstream vs. Downstream

November 17, 2008 | 4 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
Don’t waste on data quality and master data management.

Solving the Problems Associated with “Dirty” Data

November 14, 2008 | 2 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Pay attention to where you get your customer information from, as well as what you do during the data acquisition process.

Data Federation vs. Data Warehousing vs. Data Integration

September 28, 2008 | 2 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
The concepts are very similar, but what’s the high-level difference between the three?

Corporate Analysis and Business Intelligence Lack Data Quality

September 22, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
A new Apatar connector enables Vertica® Analytic Database users to filter, validate, and cleanse data across multiple sources—all without custom coding.

Enterprise Mashups Enter the Scene

September 10, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Businesses realize the benefits of mashups, letting this technology blend into the industry.