Profile of Doug HenschenExecutive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Doug Henschen is Executive Editor of InformationWeek, where he covers the intersection of enterprise applications with information management, business intelligence, big data and analytics. He previously served as editor in chief of Intelligent Enterprise, editor in chief of Transform Magazine, and Executive Editor at DM News. He has covered IT and data-driven marketing for more than 15 years.
Articles by Doug Henschen
posted in June 2010
Hadoop is a fast-growing choice for handling large-scale-data (as in petabytes) as well as complex-data (as in XML, e-mail, images and more) and mixed-data (as in structured mashed with semi-structured data types).
Talend and Quest add to fast-growing list of Hadoop data-integration options.
Enterprises are abandoning conventional warehouse development approaches in favor of prepackaged apps and hardware configurations combining database management systems, processing power, storage, and connectivity. Here are the leaders.
Performance upgrades and in-database functions highlight latest Netezza, Aster Data and Infobright releases.
As today's announcements from SAS suggest, the future will see analytic applications increasingly pre-integrated and pre-tuned to run on state-of-the-art hardware.
Analytics vendor will bow retail and financial applications optimized for pre-integrated HP hardware.
BPM Suite 11g consolidates acquired tools to address systems-, content- and people-centric processes.
NFL team taps SAS software to study ticket purchases, tailgate habits, concessions and churn.
NetSuite responds with cloud-based revenue-recognition module for ERP systems.
South African Tourism scales up call center, integrates Facebook and Twitter social-network analysis.
TechEd keynoter Ted Kummert touched on cloud computing, the consumerization of IT, compliance and growing data volumes at TechEd. But there was no sign of new news or an official roadmap for what's next in Microsoft BI.
Management system offer tools and workflows for setting data policies and measuring compliance.
Rapid-deployment option promises ready-to-run dashboards, metrics and reports within 72 hours.
Inventory controls and production engineering capabilities extend SaaS-based enterprise applications suite.
SAP and Oracle are now saying their customers can expect next-generation applications and systems that will combine better embedded business intelligence with access to real-time transactional information. Where the two companies part ways is in the grandeur of their visions.
Bridgelogix bolsters ERP vendor's shop floor control and warehouse management capabilities.