Business Intelligence

BI is more than just corporate reporting. It's a way to improve decision making, to cut costs, and to identify new business opportunities.

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Performance Benchmark Report 2014

    PassMark Software® conducted objective performance testing on 8 security software products using 13 performance metrics. Find out how Webroot’s SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection product performs against 7 competitor products. Download this research to learn more.

    Provided By Webroot

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Information Lifecycle Governance - Requirements Kit

    Data volumes are getting out of control, but choosing the right information lifecycle governance solution can be a huge challenge, with multiple stakeholders, numerous business processes, and extensive solution requirements. Use this requirements kit from the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC) to find the tools and technology you need.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Executive Summary: The Gathering Threat

    Enterprises today are seeing a rapid growth of unstructured content and an increased variety of content types, making consistent and secure management of corporate information increasingly difficult. As data continues to expand, it threatens to overwhelm IT infrastructures and leave organizations vulnerable to risk and non-compliance.

    Provided By Open Text

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Infographic: The Gathering Threat

    A dangerous storm is threatening to swap IT infrastructures. Massive growth of unrestricted content and multiplying content types make it increasingly difficult to consistently manage and identify what to keep. Email, file systems content, digital assets, social, web, ERP data... the list is endless and the threat is real.

    Provided By Open Text

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Future of Email and Applications is Social (RTE)

    A social email and application experience takes advantage of the impact of social networking technologies on business processes and worker expectations.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Expand your horizon with XtremIO

    Within End-User Computing, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) holds the promise not only of consolidating desktops into the data centre for improved manageability, efficiency, and security, but also shaping and evolving next-generation services such as bring-your-own-device, Windows on Mobile, and workforce mobility.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Enterprise Data Lake Platforms: Deep Storage for Big Data and Analytics

    In the past 18 months or so, the term data lakes has surfaced as yet another phrase that seemingly attempts to describe a large repository of unstructured data. However, many Big Data repositories pose restrictions on data ingest and access, forcing the data to be formatted and moved to the...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Why Compromise Your Subsidiaries with Multi-Tier ERP?

    Over 70% of companies desire a single ERP system. But today’s reality is 49% have 6 or more different financial systems, resulting in higher costs, reduced visibility and lack of control. Learn how the Oracle ERP cloud can enable modern businesses to: Simplify and standardize systems Reduce costs and...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC Server Innovation for Enterprise Datacenters

    With IT environments growing in size, scale, and complexity, CIOs and IT managers are supporting mission-critical business processes with demanding service-level agreements (SLAs) for internal and external customers. This IDC research examines the primary benefits of working with vendors investing in solutions that can process, support, and manage mission-critical...

    Provided By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    AIIM Trendscape: The New Mobile Reality

    This AIIM Trendscape report has in-depth interviews of 50 senior end users and industry leaders, highlights expert recommendations to maximize mobile opportunities within the enterprise and offers a 7-point mobile action plan that organizations can execute in the next 12 months. Obtain access to data, expert opinions and a unique...

    Provided By Box

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Forrester Wave: Big Data Hadoop Solutions,

    Hadoop is unstoppable as its open source roots grow wildly and deeply into enterprises. Its refreshingly unique approach to data management is transforming how companies store, process, analyze, and share big data. Read this report to find out more.

    Provided By MapR

  • Videos // Sep 2014

    The Elements of Innovation: Linux on POWER

    Hear directly from IBM ISV ecosystem partners about the exciting capabilities of the new POWER8 technology. Zend, CFEngine, SugarCRM, Chef Software, EnterpriseDB and SkySQL discuss how the increased performance, reliability, scalability and open source nature of this technology will spark innovation with their businesses and deliver more value to their...

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Sep 2014

    NCSU - IBM PowerLinux - Industry Standard Linux Systems, Solutions Tuned to the Task

    PowerLinux solutions deliver industry standard Linux systems services faster, with higher quality, and more economically than ever before. Make them your open standard choice for deploying applications. Learn more at http://bit.ly/powerlinuxsolutions.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Which provider earned the highest rating in endpoint protection?

    NSS Labs tested 11 popular Endpoint Protection Products (EPP) to measure their effectiveness in protecting Windows computers against exploits. If you are seeking protection from exploit driven attacks on your business’ desktop PCs and laptops, you should examine the results from this test very closely.

    Provided By Intel Security McAfee

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Hadoop Solutions 2014

    Hadoop is today’s sizzling-hot data management platform because it: 1) offers lower-cost storage than traditional systems, 2) has open source innovation, 3) can scale nicely, as its distributed file system makes it suitable for storing and processing big data, and 4) has opened firms’ eyes again to the power and...

    Provided By MapR

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Forrester: The Total Economic Impact of Continuous Availability

    In January 2014 EMC commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realise by deploying EMC VPLEX. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of EMC...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Aberdeen: Empower the Knowledge Worker

    A new report from Aberdeen Group shows how companies using ACM are achieving superior results in key measures such as staff utilization and quality of service levels by empowering employees with relevant and timely knowledge.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Aberdeen: Exploit Data To Improve The Customer Experience

    Analyst report from Aberdeen on how companies using analytics as part of customer service activities perform compared to those without analytics.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Forrester: The Business Value of Social Content

    Analyst report from Forrester on how leading organizations are investing in integrated collaborative and social solutions, and find out how to develop a strategy that will drive the most value for your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    HP Powers Test Equipment for The Technology Revolution

    Read what the Director of IT Infrastructure at Teradyne has to say about HP’s solutions for his company. Teradyne is a leader in the field of automatic test equipment, with business lines that develop test solutions for wireless products, semiconductors and systems. HP is the sponsor of this material....

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Turn Data Into Knowledge - Social Collaboration Empowers a More Intelligent Service Desk - Japanese

    Extract social knowledge for the help desk. Connect business and IT into one conversation to improve service quality and business results.

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Gartner’s Best Practices for Implementing Automation - Japanese

    Follow a systematic approach. Opportunistic implementations may backfire, leading to incompatibilities and added expense and risk. Read Gartner’s advice for maximizing the benefits of data center automation.

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Store Less, Spend Less: Managing Data According to Its Economic Value

    Not storing data is cheaper than storing it. As enterprise data continues to grow and IT budgets remain flat, organizations need to more effectively maximize existing storage capacity and manage storage spend based on data value. In this white paper, Enterprise Strategy Group Sr. Analyst Mark Peters demonstrates how IBM's...

    Provided By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Sep 2014

    The Digital Front Office: Enabling Customer Self Service with Enterprise Content Management

    An analyst paper from Frost & Sullivan that outlines the changing nature of the workplace and the customer experience and highlights the benefits of an enterprise content management solution with suggestions for vendor selection and deployment of best practices.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Buyer Brief: Improving the Management and Governance of Unstructured Data

    Maximize efficiency with deeper insight to data value and automated, policy-based compliance, retention & disposition.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Following the Rules, Reducing the Risk

    A short article by AIIM on compliance.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Could Your Content Be Working Harder—and Smarter?

    Equipping IT with the resources that they need to optimize the user experience to match that of consumer applications can help you achieve the business outcomes you want, while making the most of your enterprise content management (ECM) investments.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Customer Service: Exploit the Value of Content to Drive Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction

    Great service is delivered one customer at a time and improving interactions across all channels means truly understanding customer wants and needs. Massive amounts of unstructured data exist in your organization and can deliver customer insight that is specific, relevant and actionable. Learn how to harness that data to provide...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Are You a Data Hoarder?

    This Information Week article discusses the big data craze’s impact on IT managers. In conjunction with the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC), the article explores how hoarding your organization’s data may be a bad idea.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    ACM Leadership Guide

    As your competition grows, exceptional customer service can help you protect your market share. Discover how a unified, organization wide, customer-centric approach to relevant information can empower your employees, help them make decisions faster and deliver service more efficiently.

    Provided By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Sep 2014

    The Business Value of Social Content

    Analyst report from Forrester on how leading organizations are investing in integrated collaborative and social solutions, and find out how to develop a strategy that will drive the most value for your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Central Role of Content Management in Case Management

    MWD Advisers report on how Case Management technology can help drive effective outcomes and how a clear Content Management strategy underpins success in Case Management.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Captured!

    A short article by AIIM on distributed capture.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Winning the Paper Wars - Capture the Content and Mobilize the Process Troops

    The paybacks from paper-free processes can be dramatic: much improved response times and greater productivity of back-office staff. Extending capture to mobile devices provides even closer coupling to back-office workflows. Yet the progress being made towards paper-free processes is very slow. In this report, AIIM looks at the reasons for...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Employee Lifecycle Management: Improving Efficiency and Reducing Costs

    Analyst Insight report from Aberdeen on HCM trends that examines how organizations are digitizing information & investing in document management solutions to lift administrative burden placed on HR, centralize all information & improve the way they operate.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    The Cross-Browser Configuration Conundrum

    With the proliferation of available browsers, plus the boom in usage of devices to navigate the Internet, cross-browser testing has become a vital part of website development. Developers must ensure that, no matter which browsers are used to view their website the site will look and function the same way.

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Testing Times for Ecommerce

    For development organizations to remain competitive, their developers and testers require an enterprise-class solution that delivers automated software application performance and load testing. In this whitepaper, learn how to deliver realistic, dependable performance tests across the latest technologies, including front and back-office systems, by simulating loads and network speeds for...

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    eBook: Modernise Your Business with Oracle ERP Cloud

    This eBook explores the growing popularity and success of cloud ERP applications – with modern functionality but without the overhead of IT infrastructure, maintenance and upgrades. Find out how moving ERP into the cloud allows organisations to: Simplify technological requirements Realise a faster ROI Drive project success with complete portfolio visibility

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Modernizing Finance with Oracle Financials Cloud

    Modern finance organizations are embracing “disruptive” or “emerging” technologies such as social, mobile, and advanced analytics to fundamentally change how they work and how they relate to processes, people, and even objects, bringing greater value to the enterprise. Technology is no longer about simply automating existing processes. It’s about how...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Future of Service Desk

    What does the future of the service desk look like? Of course, the answer to this question depends on how far ahead we want to look. What can we do right now to prepare for the future? The first thing is to ensure that you have all the service...

    Provided By Citrix

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Enterprise File Synch & Share eBook

    Read this ebook from the Aberdeen Group to see highlights of the latest research on file synch / file share solutions to support personal productivity and collaboration.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Bank on the Customer

    How customer-centric transformation can lead to deeper relationships, increased revenue and streamlined operations. Though the global economy is still sluggishly shaking off the effects of the near meltdown in 2008 and the ongoing sovereign debt crisis, banks in both the emerging and developed economies have as opportunity to manage enormous...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Stochastic Evaluation of QoS in Service-Based Systems

    WS-BPEL language has become the industrial standard to design and orchestrate modular applications, formalizing service compositions and business relationships among providers and consumers. Once Service Level Agreements (SLAs) among the parties are established, effective tools for evaluating appropriate measurements have to be developed to meet the requirements. However, the design...

    Provided By Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers

  • Downloads // Jun 2005

    Export Excel comments to Word VBScript

    Excel's comment feature allows you to quickly and easily describe a cell's function or provide additional information. While printing these comments is relatively simple, getting them into a Word document can prove more difficult. You can manually copy and paste each comment, but this is tedious and time-consuming.The Export Excel...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // May 2014

    A Review Report on Security Threats on Database

    Data is one of the important elements for any organization. As the authors know that database is collection of data and programs to perform operations on that data. So for the successful run for any organization they have to secure their data. So in this paper, they have to focus...

    Provided By International Journal of Computing Science and Information Technology (IJCSIT)

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    MapReduce: State-of-the-Art and Research Directions

    Digital data that come from different applications such as, wireless sensor, bioinformatics next generation sequencing, and high throughput instruments are growing in high rate. Dealing with demands of analysis of ever-growing data requires new techniques in software, hardware, and algorithms. MapReduce is a programming model initiated by Google's team for...

    Provided By International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering (IJCEE)

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    An ACO-LB Algorithm for Task Scheduling in the Cloud Environment

    In the face of a large number of task requests which are submitted by users, the cloud data centers need not only to finish these massive tasks but also to satisfy the user's service demand. How to allocate virtual machine reasonably and schedule the tasks efficiently becomes a key problem...

    Provided By Academy Publisher

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Data Mining Approach in Security Information and Event Management

    Security information and event management system is the industry-specific term in computer security referring to the collection of data typically log files or event logs from various sources into a central repository for analysis. Event logs are generated by various networking devices, operating systems and application servers. This paper gives...

    Provided By International Association of Computer Science & Information Technology (IACSIT)

  • Case Studies // May 2014

    ABB Speeds BI Reports by up to a Month and Gains Faster, Fuller Insights for Decision Making

    When the ABB Italy subsidiary of manufacturer ABB wanted to update one of its Business Intelligence (BI) tools, it adopted Microsoft power BI for Office 365. The company has slashed the time to generate reports by as much as a month, so it can conduct faster, fuller analyses. It also...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Dec 2006

    Outsourcing Management Software Tools: Executive Point of View

    Large-scale, complex outsourcing deals have produced equally complex management issues that are often difficult to handle, and in response, numerous third-party Outsourcing Management (OM) tools have been developed. OM tools help drive and reflect operational and management discipline, provide greater accuracy and independence from outsourcing service providers, and serve as...

    Provided By EquaTerra

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Strategies For Effective Human Resource Management

    Strategic Human Resource Management is done by linking of HRM with strategic goals and objectives in order to improve business performance and developing organizational cultures that foster innovation and flexibility. It involves planning HR activities and deployment in such a way to enable organizations to achieve their goals. Human Resource...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Feb 2008

    How To Write A Strategic Plan: A Simple Outline

    This paper gives an outline for writing a strategic plan. So, if you read it as an outline and work through the answers in each area, you will have a strategic plan that can also double as a grant proposal. Mission statements should be one sentence long and include; service,...

    Provided By Associated Content

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    A Multiversion Trajectory Data Warehouse to Handle Structure Changes

    The Data Warehouse (DW) technology was developed to integrate heterogeneous information sources for analysis purposes. Information sources are more and more autonomous and they often change their content due to perpetual transactions (data changes) and may change their structure due to continual users' requirements evolving (schema changes). Handling properly all...

    Provided By Science and Development Network (SciDev.Net)

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Build A Solid Strategic Business Plan

    A strategic plan is the blue print for goals of a company. It helps lay out the foundation to where the company is going and what it strives to achieve. Having the strategic plan is crucial to the future success of a company. It allows for future growth and can...

    Provided By Hubpages

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    A Hybrid Data Mining Metaheuristic for the p-Median Problem

    Metaheuristics represent an important class of techniques to solve, approximately, hard combinatorial optimization problems for which the use of exact methods is impractical. In this work, one proposes a hybrid version of the GRASP metaheuristic, which incorporates a data mining process, to solve the p-median problem. The paper believes that...

    Provided By Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Know What Customers Want Before They Do

    Webcast Summary: Today’s consumers and B2B companies only want interactions that are relevant, personalized, and based on a customer’s situation and preferences. Companies that fail to provide relevant offers will be left behind.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Efficient Computation of PCA With SVD in SQL

    PCA is one of the most common dimensionality reduction techniques with broad applications in data mining, statistics and signal processing. In this paper, the authors study how to leverage a DBMS computing capabilities to solve PCA. They propose a solution that combines a summarization of the data set with the...

    Provided By Association for Computing Machinery

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Tyco Integrated Security: National Crime Infographic

    This helpful and valuable infographics shows the crime trends across the United States and how Tyco Integrated Security helps real world companies achieve their security and business goals. This demonstrates how safe is your business really is by illustrating crime trends and statistics from across the United States that business...

    Provided By Tyco

  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Procter & Gamble: Trade Promotion Management

    Against ever growing competition in the consumer goods industry, P&G saw an opportunity to streamline its trade promotion management capabilities. The primary challenge was the lack of a standardized, global solution to manage, track and analyze trade promotion spending across its far-flung enterprise. For help in creating the standardized trade...

    Provided By Accenture

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Value of Social Data

    Social media provides a wealth of data that can tell you a lot about your brand and your consumers - providing you can effectively act upon that data. According to Digiday, ""48% of digital marketing executives say they focus 'relentlessly' on building customer insights, yet few are executing those strategies...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service

    Modern organizations are under intense pressure to provide accurate, reliable, and speedy financial information to business decision-makers. Furthermore, complying with global standards has become more of a headache than ever before. How do you know if financial management in the cloud is right for you? This data sheet takes an...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Dell Antivirus Protection for Virtual Desktops

    Dell virtual desktop solutions include the hardware, software, and services to centralize workforce data on servers, rather than on individual desktops. Dell Virtual Integrated System management architecture provides the tools that businesses need in order to design, implement, and maintain VDI environments.Read this whitepaper to find out more.

    Provided By Dell

  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Case Study: Direct Networks – Desktops in the Cloud

    For small businesses, equipping every employee with their own computer can be a costly proposition. Every dollar spent on technology is one less that can be directed to other essential investments, such as marketing and product development.This case study explores why more and more small businesses are embracing Bring Your...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Instagram Guide

    Who are the top 10 brands on Instagram, and what are their secrets to success with visuals—image and Video—in this white-hot platform? What might 12,000 likes per second mean for YOUR brand? In this PowerPoint-styled tutorial, Oracle Social Cloud (#OracleSocial) offers up break-through examples of how brands are leveraging the...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Storage: Economics Remains Crucial

    IT managers and industry experts talk a lot about performance and capacity, but those are often only replacement terms for the real issue: economics. Storage decisions are only necessary because of economics -- otherwise all data would be stored in main memory. With the data avalanche always looming and growing,...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Transforming spreadsheets: planning, budgeting and forecasting for midsize companies

    A spreadsheet-based approach to performance management won't meet the challenges facing growing midsize businesses. You need confidence in the information you're using for critical decision-making. Read this white paper to see how IBM® Cognos® Express can transform spreadsheet-only processes to create flexible and timely plans, budgets and forecasts.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business Value Drivers in Digital Commerce: Key Capabilities for Growing Revenue eBook

    This report will look at how leading organizations influence average order value, customer frequency, and customer satisfaction through customer engagement, precision marketing, and exceptional fulfillment practices. Aberdeen will examine the key drivers and pain points organizations face in relation to their digital strategy and the key differentiating strategies, capabilities, and...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    The MDM advantage: Creating insight from big data

    To help enterprises create trusted insight as the volume, velocity and variety of data continue to explode, IBM offers several solutions designed to help organizations uncover previously unavailable insights and use them to support and inform decisions across the business. Combining the power of IBM® InfoSphere® Master Data Management (MDM)...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Changing the Experience and Economics of IT

    Competitive enterprises are always looking for ways to reduce complexity so more resources can be devoted to innovation. From the standpoint of IT, the challenge in reducing complexity is to free up time and money previously dedicated to back-end tasks—and shift those resources to drive more front-end, customer-facing value into...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Geeknet: Business Analytics for Midsize Businesses: Challenges and Benefits

    Business intelligence derived from sophisticated analytics has given large companies an edge for years. It helps them be more competitive, make information -- based decisions faster and better, improves operational efficiencies, and boosts the bottom line. Midsize businesses are increasingly eager to reap similar benefits.Business intelligence derived from sophisticated analytics...

    Provided By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2011

    Systems Optimization Self Assessment

    Improve efficiency and utilization of IT resources. driving out cost and improving service delivery. Take 5 minutes to use this Systems Optimization self assessment.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Meeting Workforce Demands

    Gain access to this new white paper by CIO which examines the changing landscape of end-user computing. The research reveals how today's CIOs are tackling trends and establishing new best practices for the mobile-cloud era. Read more...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Why CFO And COO Roles Are Becoming More Cross-Functional

    After the most recent economic downpour, the new operational river running through the executive suite is dissolving the walls between the chief financial officer and chief operating officer offices. Today's successful CFOs must have a strong operational focus. Today's successful COOs must have a strong competency with numbers. And more...

    Provided By Bank of America

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Teaching Hospital Embraces Cutting-Edge Technology

    A large academic medical center in California wanted to implement a Web-based image distribution system to improve access to radiological information for its patients across the entire medical center. At the time, it was making use of film-based radiology system along with Picture Archive Communication System (PACS), which were presenting...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    [eBook] The Digital Evolution in B2B Marketing

    Potential customers are readily turning to their personal networks and publicly available information - increasingly via digital and social media channels - to self-diagnose their problems and form opinions about solutions. To understand the scope of this issue in the B2B context, the CEB Marketing Leadership Council surveyed more than...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    An Institution-Based View Of International Business Strategy: A Focus On Emerging Economies

    This paper leverages recent practitioner and academic interest in emerging economies and argues that an institution-based view of international business strategy has emerged. Institutions are the rules of the game - both formal and informal. Once companies go out of their home country, the familiar rules of the game are...

    Provided By University of Texas (Dallas)

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Refinement of Web Usage Data Clustering From K-Means with Genetic Algorithm

    Web usage mining involves application of data mining techniques to discover usage patterns from the web data. Clustering is one of the important functions in web usage mining. Recent attempts have adapted the K-means clustering algorithm as well as genetic algorithms based on rough sets to find interval sets of...

    Provided By EuroJournals

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Data Warehouse Critical Success Factors

    The aim of this paper is to discover the main Critical Success Factors(CSF) that leaded to an efficient implementation of DW in different organizations, by comparing two organizations namely: First American Corporation (FAC) and Whirlpool to come up with a more general (CSF) to guide other organizations in implementing DW...

    Provided By EuroJournals

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Frequent Pattern Mining in Social Network Data (Facebook Application Data)

    Data Mining is a process, which involves identification of useful patterns and gathers knowledge which was hidden earlier. It involves various processes of which classification, association rule mining and clustering gain major attention. One of the emerging application areas of Data Mining is Social Networks. In this paper, the authors...

    Provided By EuroJournals

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    University of Maryland Case Study

    To enhance IT services for faculty and staff across the United States, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) needed to replace out-of-lifecycle desktop hardware and software quickly and efficiently, and with minimal risk of downtime to staff services. Read this case study to learn how UMUC leveraged new technology and...

    Provided By Dell & Microsoft