Profile of Curt Monash
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Curt Monash has been an industry, product, and/or stock analyst since 1981, specializing in the areas of database management, application development tools, online services, and analytic technologies
Articles by Curt Monash
posted in June 2009
Google has announced an experimental cloud-based data management system called Fusion Tables... What Fusion Tables really seems to be is a spreadsheet without the formulae. That is, it's a place to dump data in a grid of cells, comment on it, version it, and do elementary data manipulation.
Greenplum is announcing today a long-term vision, under the name Enterprise Data Cloud (EDC)... Basically it makes sense... but the EDC vision isn't quite as new or differentiated as Greenplum ideally would wish one to believe...
I've felt for quite a while that business intelligence tools are due for a revolution... Here are some thoughts on the reinvention of BI, with no pretense of being in any way comprehensive...