Talend unveils open-source MDM

Talend unveils open-source MDM

An open-source MDM (master data management) suite from Talend is now available, giving companies a lower-priced option to proprietary products...

January 25th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Acquisition-happy Oracle has made its first purchase of the year, announcing late Monday that it has scooped up Westminster, Colorado,...

January 5th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Forestry management gets real-time analytics

Forestry management gets real-time analytics

Field foresters with a Charlotte, N.C.-based forest management firm used to be dependent on a rudimentary process of paper maps to implement plans and...

December 14th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Informatica updates data integration platform

Informatica updates data integration platform

Informatica is launching version 9 of its data integration platform on Tuesday, a release that emphasizes improved data quality, business-IT...

November 10th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Fix data before warehousing it

Fix data before warehousing it

Many data warehouse operators have attempted to implement Master Data Management to improve data quality, but most have focused on...

September 28th, 2009 Marty Mosely

Data quality vendors missing the mark: Study

Data quality vendors missing the mark: Study

There exist many opportunities for vendors in the data quality space to create tools that cover a broader scope, yet...

September 21st, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Canadian CIOs talk data governance at roundtable

Canadian CIOs talk data governance at roundtable

TORONTO – There is often a misunderstanding as to who should take ownership of an organization’s data, said several chief...

September 17th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Enterprises have

Enterprises have

The lack of a data quality initiative in enterprises today can be driven by the perception that the cost associated...

August 7th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Enterprise migration path for department BI apps

Enterprise migration path for department BI apps

TORONTO – McLean, Va.-based MicroStrategy Inc. released the newest version of its business intelligence tool with capabilities to more easily...

March 5th, 2009 Kathleen Lau