All posts by Alena Semeshko

5 Things to Watch Out for in Data Warehousing

August 26, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Problems don’t come out of nowhere—usually, there are some reasons behind.

Open-Source Databases Break into the Enterprise

July 31, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
A recent Forrester research reveals that open-source databases are entering the enterprise market, demonstrating a great potential for future adoption.

Making an ETL of Your Own—Wise or Not?

June 25, 2008 | 2 Comments | Alena Semeshko
ETL tools. Develop one of your own or buy one from a trusted vendor? What’s best for your company?

Improving Customer Data Quality with CDYNE Services and Apatar

June 19, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
Three new connectors enable CRM users to add missing demographics data to your customer databases and verify contact details such as phone numbers.

No to SaaS? Dismissing the Fear of On-demand

June 9, 2008 | 6 Comments | Alena Semeshko
"Software as a service" takes over despite the concerns some companies still have. Surprisingly, integrating SaaS can lead to improved security and IT productivity.

Mitigating SOA Risks

May 29, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Being still confused with integration and mashups, service-oriented architecture possesses a couple of challenges to address.

Neglecting the Quality of Data Leads to Failed CRM Projects

April 25, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
One in three companies do not validate customer-related and prospect data.

Poor Data Quality Can Have Long-Term Effects

April 18, 2008 | 0 Comments | Alena Semeshko
Following a thorough data quality strategy may take a while, but you won’t regret it.

Awesome Mashups and How to Start Creating Them

April 14, 2008 | 4 Comments | Alena Semeshko...
Today, you can see mashups integrating news, music...and even an umbrella using GPS.