Articles By Yogi Schulz

Operate a data warehouse or avoid it?

Is your data warehouse causing heart failure in the executive suite due to development cost overruns and surprisingly high operating...

May 22nd, 2019 Yogi Schulz

Digital transformation benefits for your organization

Digital transformation invites organizations to go beyond routine use of the web, email, smartphone apps and the in-place portfolio of...

April 25th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

When offshoring an IT project is worth it and when it’s really not

Many organizations have reaped significant or even huge benefits from offshoring parts of their IT function. This offshoring success creates...

March 26th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

Tips for migrating to the cloud successfully

Organizations migrate to cloud-based services or migrate their custom applications to the cloud in pursuit of the following benefits: Near-instant...

March 25th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

5G opens new possibilities for businesses

As you’d expect, the advent of 5G mobile communication generated a lot of excitement out of Mobile World Congress about...

March 11th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

Shining light on shadow IT: managing risk around informal systems

The world is awash with informal systems, sometimes called "shadow IT." The myriad of small informal systems delivers enormous value...

February 25th, 2019 Yogi Schulz
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5 qualities of a professional project manager (rather than a PM poser)

Reasonable project management makes an essential contribution to IT project success. Sadly, the reverse is also true. Absent, incompetent, or...

February 13th, 2019 Yogi Schulz
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How to tell a proper project manager from a Gantt chart jockey

Much has been written about the essential contribution reasonable project management makes to IT project success. Sadly, the reverse is...

February 11th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

The gaping chasm between data science and information systems

As data science has grown in importance, it has encountered the IT department with increasing frequency. Observing these encounters in...

January 6th, 2019 Yogi Schulz

The winning business case for business intelligence

Business Intelligence (BI) no longer runs independently of the formal IT organization with little or no oversight. BI projects are...

November 12th, 2018 Yogi Schulz