Top 10 steps for creating visually appealing dashboards

Seeing is knowing. More the visual appeal, more effective is the communique. The presentation of information becomes all the more important when you deal with…

B2B Marketers, Evolve with Big Data

Most of the B2B Marketers feel their current online marketing mix is falling short to meet the sales demand, and that they’re under immense pressure…

Safe Neighborhoods with Big Data

When I was coming back from an international travel recently and was browsing through the inflight entertainment shows available, “Person of Interest” series on CBS caught…

Why Human Resource Should Care About Big Data

There is no conversation or corporate strategy presentation today without mentioning Big Data. The focus of this write-up is to understand, what Big Data is…

Data, Data and more Data…

By 2015, nearly 3 billion people will be online, pushing the data created and shared to nearly 8 zettabytes.  Centurylink created this cool infographic to…

What is a "Hadoop" ? – Explaining Big Data to the C-Suite

Keep hearing about Big Data and Hadoop? Having a hard time understanding what is behind the curtain?

Exalytics, Exalogic and Exadata

Following the success of its Exadata (database as a service) and Exalogic (middleware-as-a-service) engineered systems, Oracle unveiled Exalytics Business Intelligence at Oracle OpenWorld 2011.

Can Pharma really learn from CPG?

Pharma’s traditional approach to getting in touch with Physicians and trying to promote their products has been seen as struggling to achieve its goals.  A…

The Curious Case of Salesforce and Workday: Data Integration in the Cloud

The growing enterprise adoption of Salesforce SFA/CRM, Workday HR, Netsuite ERP, Oracle on Demand, Force.com for apps and Amazon Web Servicesfor e-commerce will result in…

Hidden Trends in BI – Part 2

Predictive Analytics for the masses seems like the next wave beyond the “BI for masses”.  Predictive Analytics / Data Mining as a technology has been…