3 Best Practices for Optimizing Oracle Exalytics

Oracle Exalytics is a high-performance, in-memory analytics machine that is extremely efficient in running analytics and business intelligence applications. It consists of a powerful hardware (40 CPUs and 1 TB of RAM) as well as Oracle Business Intelligence (OBIEE) product suite with several in-memory optimizations not available in standard OBIEE installation such as TimesTen. The […]

Enterprise BI: Five Trends for 2013

With most businesses closing out their first quarter, now is a right time to look ahead at upcoming BI trends in order to plan for success in 2013. Here’s what I think will be the most important BI trends to consider moving ahead for the year. 1. Big data and related tools will continue to […]

Why Skepticism is Good

I suspect that there are more than a few voters in the U.S. that are not completely satisfied with the performance of candidates they helped elect last November.  Campaign promises point to a bright future and positive outcomes, but actual performance does not always meet rosy promises.  If only the voters had a “crystal ball” […]

Predictive Analytics vs. Business Analytics: What’s the Difference?

Predictive analytics is a hot issue in today’s business and information technology world. People in the business intelligence community are both fascinated and fearful at the same time. Fascinated – because the progress in computing technology, such as decreased storage costs and cloud computing enables us to explore great new capabilities— not just to solve […]

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