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Open Source DW Meeting in SF This Week

Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

Open Source DW Meeting in SF This Week This would be very cool, but I think I am all out of Frequent Flyer miles. Darn Agenda: 2:00 – 2:25 p.m. Mingle with your colleagues over light refreshments 2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Welcome, Chapter Intro, TDWI Goals 2:45 – 3:15 p.m. The State of Open Source [...]

SAS – The Eveready Battery of Business Intelligence

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

SAS Institute out of Cary, NC, customer Intelligence solutions sales grew fifty percent in 2007. SAS has been doing BI since before it was called BI. SAS claims to have 43,000 customers using its product, and it has been around since 1976. I remember doing performance and accounting analysis with SAS back in 1983. With [...]