Archive | December, 2012
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Don’t Let Your Sandbox Be an Island


The analytic sandbox, also called a data sandbox, is an idea that resurfaced in a big way in 2012. In case you haven’t come across one yet, Techopedia defines the data sandbox as “a scalable and developmental platform used to explore an organization’s rich information sets through interaction and collaboration.” Turns out sandboxes are an […]

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Exclusive Survey Findings on MDM and Big Data


Join us Tuesday, December 11th  at 11:00 am ET for a webinar discussing master data management’s role in Big Data. Andy Hayler, CEO of The Information Difference will release the results of his latest survey, in which 209 companies shared their views and experiences on Big Data and MDM. Learn how many companies actually have […]

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Agile Data Management: Because Change is the Only Constant


Guest blogger Jeff Zabin oversees Gleanster’s strategic direction and day-to-day operations. A bestselling business author, influential research analyst and former technology marketing executive, he also serves as research director. “Change is the only constant.” “Nothing stays the same.” “The only thing we can be sure of is change.” These aphorisms apply to virtually all aspects of […]

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The Brick, Agility, and Making More Money


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? I am guessing so. Such was the case for The Brick, a $1.5 billion Canadian […]

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