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Analytic Platforms: Beyond the Traditional Data Warehouse


New analytic platforms employ a wide range of different techniques, technologies, and deployment models to support new data sources and usage patterns. The challenge is finding the optimal use for the various models and deciding on the most appropriate delivery mechanism: on premises, as a service, or in the cloud.

This webcast features the report co-authors, Colin White and Merv Adrian, discussing the key highlights of the research they conducted entitled, "Analytic Platforms: Beyond the Data Warehouse." You'll learn about new advances in database technology, the strengths and weaknesses of each model, and various deployment patterns that will help you choose the right approach based on your business needs and technology requirements.

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Sponsored by: Aster Data, GreenPlum, Kognitio, Netezza Corporation, ParAccel, Sybase, Teradata, Vertica Systems



Colin White Founder and President of BI Research

Colin White is the founder and president of BI Research. He is well known for his in-depth knowledge of business intelligence, data management and data integration technologies and how they can be used for supporting smart and agile decision making. With 40 years of IT experience, he has consulted for dozens of companies throughout the world and is a frequent speaker at leading IT events. Colin has written numerous articles and papers on deploying new and evolving information technologies for business benefit.

Merv Adrian Principal, IT Market Strategy

Merv, Principal at IT Market Strategy, has spent 3 decades in the information technology industry. As Senior Vice President at Forrester Research, he was responsible for all of Forrester’s technology research for several years, before returning to his roots as an analyst covering the software industry and launching Forrester’s well-regarded practice in Analyst Relations.

Oct 19, 2010

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