Monthly Archives: November 2012

Big Data And The BI Paradigm

Company Focus:  EMC, GreenPlum, Information Builders, Hadoop, Microsoft, Oracle, Forrester Wave Update 02/07/13 Read Full Article on Hadoop Emerging as Dominant Big Data Analytics Platform Update 02/06/13 Remarkable Opportunities For Those Who Break Thru The Walls Read Full Article on … Continue reading

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Why, What and How of Metadata and Search

Product:  All SharePoint Versions The Problem (The Big Why) – data is growing exponentially – we spend a lot of time creating it – we spend a lot of time searching for it – we spend a lot of time … Continue reading

Posted in Content Management, Document Management, Search, User Adoption | Leave a comment

Architect SharePoint Solutions For The Long-Term

Product:  SharePoint and IA SharePoint is so easy; and then again, SharePoint is so hard. Easy It’s easy because it’s simply a matter of configuration; no customization is required for 80% of your solutions.  A business user given the appropriate … Continue reading

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Transform SharePoint Data Into Actionable Business Information (BI)

Products:  SharePoint 2010, XML Playground, Sublime Text 2 Weekend Project I recently attended a Microsoft SharePoint training session focused on transforming basic list and library data into something more consumable by our business users.  A glob of data, by and of … Continue reading

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