Blog Posts: 5 Keith Fowlkes has been in technology leadership for nearly 25 years and has taught a variety of college courses, from project management to comparative operating systems. He started his career in higher education at Hanover College in Hanover, Ind., and has just recently taken a position as director of IT services and CIO at Centre College in Danville, Ky. You can contact Keith at his new email address at email@example.com.Articles by Keith Fowlkes
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyThe desire to simplify data analytics and business intelligence has been gaining steam for years. But this year, interest in visual data analysis tools came to the forefront, and the use of Hadoop and NoSQL databases made slow but steady gains. While established companies like IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP and SAS are still the top dogs for BI and analytics, smaller and nimbler vendors like Tableau and QlikTech are forcing the giants to innovate.
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyITís tried for years to simplify data analytics and business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.