Philip Lima

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BI Industry going through Midlife Crisis

This year I left the Gartner BI Summit feeling like the entire BI industry is in a midlife crisis. Seriously all the chatter about old slow BI …

How Long Data Scientists stay in their jobs? Only 2-3 years

Job market for Data Scientists is hot - half of them left their previous job after 2 years or less. In a hopeful sign for employers, Data Scientists …

How the Military Sifts Through All the Data on Earth

It's a no-brainer that the military uses big data, but the scope is even greater than you may realize.<p>"Have you ever read <i>The Art of War</i> by Sun Tzu?"<p>It's a question I didn't expect to be asked by a data scientist who spends her days working on improving ways for extracting information online. But …

Why Data Is the New Business Currency

The majority of surveyed business execs said big data is a driver of revenue and is becoming as valuable to their businesses as existing products and …

Forget the Internet of Things – the Internet of Data is where it's really at

Everyone's getting in a fuss about the Internet of Things, whether it's excitement about smart appliances like Nest, Belkin WeMo, smart bulbs and …

Business Intelligence vendor Yellowfin to host roadshow in Rio

<b>Global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor, Yellowfin, will be bringing its ‘Making BI Easy’ roadshow to</b> <b>Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,</b> …

EU ‘pay for travel’ ruling could hit recruiters and employers | Recruiter

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The Combination of MDM, Business Intelligence, and the Cloud

Information Builders and Cloud Square, Inc. revealed, “Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, information …

Data source explosion makes BI critical

Read time 3min 40sec<p>BI is important as an integration platform, says Glen Ansell, sales director at YoungBlood Consultants.<p>With the explosion of data …

People Analytics: The Secret to Eradicating Low Company Morale

The workplace nemesis — apathy — is at it again, gaining strength in the shadows.... Read More»

When Will We Stop Reporting and Start Predicting?

Every day, we are surrounded by data. Millions of email and search queries. Hundreds of thousands of pieces of content shared. Tens of thousands of …

Big Data

Your Business Technology Team Is Obsolete: Two Tests To Determine How Bad It Really Is

The chances are good that your business technology team is obsolete.<p>Staying current is a challenge for even the most forward-thinking business technology professionals and companies. Complicating things even more is the seamlessness of business and technology: <i>neither exists without the other, which</i> …

Did you Buy a Self-Service BI Fantasy?

As I gaze outside my quiet home office window watching an alligator in the pond, I am reminded of my mostly isolated virtual reality. Not even a rare …

10 Free Tools to Help You Grow Your Business

“Most businesses actually get zero distribution channels to work. Poor distribution—not product—is the number one cause of failure.” This Peter Thiel …

Winter is Coming for Legacy Business Intelligence Vendors

HBO’s “Game of Thrones” is wildly popular for a lot of reasons: epic battles, dramatic vistas and, shall we say, intense relationships. But beyond …