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Death of A Star Schema (Redux): Moving Beyond Inmon and Kimball

Picking the right data model is one of the most important decisions that senior IT leaders can make. Historically, there were two models to choose from: Ralph Kimball’s “bottom-up” approach to mapping...

August 14, 2019
by: By: Dan Brock, Head of Customer Success, Incorta
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Keeping Self-Service BI on the Right Side of the Law

All around the world today, government regulators are turning their attention to data privacy and protection. With the arrival of GDPR, CCPA, New York Privacy Act and a growing list of others...

August 07, 2019
by: By: Matthew Halliday, Incorta Co-Founder and VP of Products
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Do You Have an Unhealthy Obsession with the Single Source of the Truth?

Establishing a “single source of truth” for an organization’s data is the holy grail for many data executives and their teams today—and it’s a big mistake. More often than not, this type...

July 31, 2019
by: Mike Nader, Head of Channel Enablement
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​Avoiding Self-Service BI Disasters: 3 Strategies for Senior IT Leaders

Does the thought of moving to self-service business intelligence keep you up at night? You’re not alone. 

Senior IT leaders are often stuck between a rock and a hard place when it...

July 24, 2019
by: Matthew Halliday, Co-Founder and Head of Products
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Analytics Without Behavior Change Is Just Expensive Artwork

Analytics can have a transformative effect on business, but it requires highly-intentional design around the user experience. That’s because the ultimate goal of analytics is much deeper than just showing people how...

July 17, 2019
by: Matthew Halliday
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