Archive | March, 2012
Is Agility The Key to Global Competitiveness?

Is Agility The Key to Global Competitiveness?


For years, industrialized nations cranked out products, mined raw materials and delivered services to an eager populous. The math was simple; buy equipment, hire people, fire up the assembly line, distribute, sell and collect. Barriers to entry were high; switching costs prohibitive. As the “global economy” came online, entrepreneurs leveraged raw material, land and labor […]

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Analytics-The Widening Divide

Widening Gap in Analytics


Only the truly uninformed would fail to see a relatively straight line between the use of analytics and faster or better business decisions. A recent report released by MIT Sloan Management Review in collaboration with IBM Institute for Business Value only reinforces that thinking. In fact, it underscores the competitive synergies created through a well-integrated […]

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Building Agile Data Warehouses with Ralph Hughes [Webinar]


Watch the recorded webinar from March 22nd with Ralph Hughes, TDWI faculty member, author and 25-year veteran of DW and BI projects for Fortune 500 companies. Ralph covers accelerated enterprise data warehousing through: An iterative and incremental delivery method that eliminates the need for lengthy specification efforts A new generation of data management products to […]

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Ensuring Successful Projects through Strategic Communication


This blog is part of Kalido’s CIO Confidential series, a new initiative focused exclusively on CIOs that weaves together intimate webinars, an exclusive online community and a topical CIO resource portal. We look forward to building a network for CIOs to speak with peers, discuss strategy or compare ideas on how to use IT to […]

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Lessons from Leaders


Throughout my career, I’ve been fortunate to work with some of the giants in our industry. I’ve learned a lot, and I hope I’ve imparted some knowledge along the way to others. In the past five + years as CEO of Kalido, I’ve found a new source of inspiration and ideas – leaders from different […]

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