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.

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Oracle Database Vault flash demo (hosted on oracle.com)

    Traditional security measures such as network firewalls are no longer adequate for today's privacy, insider threats and compliance challenges. This brief video introduces and demonstrates the benefits of Oracle Database Vault, the only preventive database access control solution for privileged database users. Oracle Database Vault allows organizations to enforce separation...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Oracle Audit Vault flash demo (hosted on oracle.com)

    Siloed, scattered audit data complicates and slows organizational compliance with HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley, PCI and a host of other data protection regulations. This brief video introduces and demonstrates the benefits Oracle Audit Vault, which securely automates and consolidates Oracle and non-Oracle audit data, reducing insider threats, improving compliance and lowering...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Persistence Pays Off

    Amit Chatterjee, CEO and founder of Hara, discusses the learning benefits an entrepreneur gains from "Putting on a suit" inside a larger company. Compared to launching his own entrepreneurial ventures, Chatterjee found working within an established enterprise to be a way to gain experience in strategy and critical thinking -...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    The Value Of Putting On A Suit

    Amit Chatterjee, CEO and founder of Hara, discusses the learning benefits an entrepreneur gains from "Putting on a suit" inside a larger company. Compared to launching his own entrepreneurial ventures, Chatterjee found working within an established enterprise to be a way to gain experience in strategy and critical thinking -...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Key Points To Building Success

    Success is not limited to financial gain; it's more about lasting impact. Amit Chatterjee, CEO of Hara, offers sage advice for the aspiring entrepreneur. His list includes: 1) Building a culture that demands great tasks from great talent; 2) Only hire people that you can learn from; 3) Focus on...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Assessing The Millennium Development Goals

    The Millennium Development Goals were set in 2000 to address the needs of the poorest of the poor internationally, from ending poverty to improving child and maternal health. In this webcast, the presenter, nonresident senior fellow in the Global Economy and Development program, discusses how far we've come, and what...

    Provided By Brookings Institution

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Effective Capture of Metadata Using CA ERwin Data Modeler

    In any enterprise, one of the major problems faced by the data management team is lack of the metadata information for all tables developed. Even if the data management team wants to publish the definitions of tables and attributes, the lack of metadata definitions limits them to publish only the...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Optimizing the Design of Your Data Warehouse

    Designing a data warehouse is a complicated process. It is typically done using PowerPoint, Excel, and CA ERwin Data Modeler. However, a key component of any data warehouse is the flow of data from source to reports. This session will present a way to use CA ERwin Data Modeler and...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    How To Survive In A Downturn Economy

    Despite Chile having many scientists and entrepreneurs, Economic Minister Fontaine claims his nation currently needs greater interconnection between these professional groups. Learning from the Silicon Valley business environment, Fontaine hopes Chile can foster the development of these ties between science and business by offering scholarships and funding for research and...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Economic Lessons From Silicon Valley

    Despite Chile having many scientists and entrepreneurs, Economic Minister Fontaine claims his nation currently needs greater interconnection between these professional groups. Learning from the Silicon Valley business environment, Fontaine hopes Chile can foster the development of these ties between science and business by offering scholarships and funding for research and...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    The Zen of Metadata

    This is a discussion and on how to bring harmony between the data and the metadata with a presentation on how one Data Warehouse group used CA ERwin and other tools to accomplish that. This discussion will explore the use of certain ERwin Data Modeling tool features like UDP's, CA...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Henkel: Cleaning Up Amid The Crisis - Interview With CEO Kasper Rorsted

    With consumer spending down, how should a consumer goods company respond? Where are the future growth opportunities? IESE Professor Jaume Ribera interviews Kasper Rorsted, CEO of Henkel.

    Provided By IESE School Of Business

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    American Business: Promoting Me, Promoting You

    It's one thing to develop a rapport with some of your competitors, but could you imagine promoting them or even taking orders for them? One small business owner does all that and more. She believes entrepreneurs need to open their minds and their hearts to a different way of doing...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Business Answers: Adding Staff & Cost-Effective?

    Rod Kurtz, executive editor of AOL Small Business, and Steve Strauss, small business columnist for USA Today, answer viewer questions about going from 50 to 100 employees and marketing on a shoestring budget.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Using CA ERwin Modeling to Assure Data and Metadata Quality

    This session explores the use of data profiling to increase the accuracy of critical data assets and their associated data models/metadata. This presentation will include examples of how clients have leveraged data profiling in combination with data modeling for master data management, data warehousing, data governance, and other data intensive...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Increasing Transaction Conversion Rates through Conversion Analysis

    Do you know the importance of transaction analysis? Moreover, are you doing enough to leverage this data for your business? In part 3 of this on-demand webcast series, you'll see the importance - and challenges - of managing transaction conversions, how to measure them, the comparison of web analytics vs....

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    User Experience Management Indicators for Business and IT Success

    In this Quest Software on-demand webcast, learn about the importance of user experience management indicators - and what they can do for your business. See how common indicators enable collaboration, how you should focus only on the ones that best fit your needs, how they encourage a common understanding between...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Ensuring Performance Meets Business and Web User Needs

    Is your IT environment performance meeting the needs of the business and the web user? In part 2 of this informative on-demand webcast series, discover the challenges you must address when you need to deliver maximum performance.Topics include:Measuring user experience in web 1.0 and 2.0The top 5 performance measurement challengesThe...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    IBM Advances Research Through Cloud Computing to Help Solve Real-World Problems

    Cloud computing is a computing model that delivers technology as a service. This computing model is an excellent way to reduce IT operational costs and shift the IT balance toward tasks that can help your company innovate. Watch this video to see how IBM is helping research organizations take advantage...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    IBM CloudBurst Technical Demo

    IBM CloudBurst is a range of integrated cloud infrastructure solutions to help automate your cloud provisioning and administrative tasks. Watch this video to see how easy it is to provision resources for a new project. With flexible parameters and an easy-to-use interface, CloudBurst helps you get the most out of...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Viral Marketing For Small Businesses

    As co-founder and CEO of BuzzFeed, a website that tracks when things turn viral, Jonah Peretti knows a thing or two about viral content. For a small business looking to start a viral marketing campaign, it needs to first realize that not everything it does will turn viral. Jonah Peretti...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Washington Rules: America's Path To Permanent War

    Washington stubbornly sticks to national security policies that don't work, are devoid of moral considerations, sap the Treasury and rob future generations, says the author. In a brief talk that leads to a candid and sometimes impassioned give and take with his audience, the author describes a national security consensus...

    Provided By Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    America~s Housing Market Crisis

    When the U.S. housing bubble burst, home prices plummeted and core weaknesses in the overall economy were exposed. Tools implemented by the Obama administration to help the market achieved mixed results. In this webcast, the presenter, senior fellow and co-director of Economic Studies, takes a closer look at the housing...

    Provided By Brookings Institution

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Partnering for Business Intelligence in the Cloud

    THINK strategies founder and managing director Jeff Kaplan disusses what to look for in a world-class business intelligence (BI) solution in the cloud. And Chris Morace, senior vice president of products at Jive Software, talks about how Jive is using the SAP? BusinessObjects? BI OnDemand solution to provide a complete...

    Provided By SAP

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Explore Your Data in BI OnDemand

    Explore Your Data in BI OnDemand SAP BusinessObjects Explorer is a data discovery application that allows you to retrieve answers to relevant business questions from your data. Through an intuitive and easy-to-use interface, you can quickly perform keyword searches to find information, filter your dataset to focus on specific...

    Provided By SAP

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Business Intelligence OnDemand Overview And How To Get Started Today!

    The latest version of Business intelligence on demand adds exploration, visualization, reporting, dashboarding, and sharing - all in a single, on-demand solution. It delivers and leverages SAP? BusinessObjects? Explorer software, Xcelsius? software, SAP BusinessObjects Dashboard Builder software, SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence? software, and the crystalreports.com application. Partner engagements in business...

    Provided By SAP

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Building Your Dashboards in BI OnDemand

    In SAP BusinessObjects BI OnDemand, a visualization is a graphic representation of a dataset (e.g., a table or chart) that allows you to easily analyze the values in your data and understand trends. With SAP BusinessObjects BI OnDemand, you can explore your dataset using SAP BusinessObjects Explorer and automatically create...

    Provided By SAP

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    In Memory Databases Drive Performance for Next Gen Transaction Processing

    Raj Rathee, Sybase Senior Product Manager, discusses how ASE in-memory database technology delivers unparalleled performance for data intensive environments with minimal code changes.

    Provided By Sybase

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Webcast: Breaking the Disk Barrier: In-Memory DBMS Technology

    Over the course of the past 10 years, in-memory database technology has emerged as a key means of boosting performance and scalability and containing storage costs. This white paper discusses the growing need for high-performance database management, without disrupting applications and the operations of the datacenter. It considers the ways...

    Provided By Sybase

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    "Narrow" Self-Interest, Rather Than Role As A Global Player, Drives China's Foreign Policy

    Even as China is poised to overtake Japan as the world's second-largest economy, its foreign policy is driven less by its sense of its role as a key global player than by a set of 'Narrowly defined' national interests, says Professor Kenneth Lieberthal, Director of the John L. Thornton China...

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Mexico~s Cartel Violence Escalates

    The horrific massacre of 72 migrants from Central and South America in Mexico is just the latest tragedy to stem from the Mexican drug wars, as the cartels battle over money, markets, territory and trafficking routes. The presenter looks at the problems of internal governance, law enforcement and border politics...

    Provided By Brookings Institution

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    American Business: Super Niche

    How can a small, retail business compete against bigger chains? The answer might be by offering something that those companies don't. Meet one entrepreneur who is beating his larger competitors by selling his specialized products at Comic Con.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Business Answers: Getting Your First Client & Employees On The Road

    Mike Michalowicz, the founder of Obsidian Launch and author of "The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur," and Michael Port, the author of four New York Times best-selling books including "The Thing Big Manifesto," answer viewer questions about landing your first client and what type of precautions you might need to take for...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Getting (And Keeping) Big Name Partners

    Shopkick is a mobile app that rewards its users for entering stores, and their impressive list of partners include big names like Best Buy and Macy's. Co-founder and CEO Cyriac Roeding tells Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget how his startup has attracted and managed these partnerships. "Show them a value...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Taking An Integrated Approach To Sustainability

    According to a recent Economist report, "Companies understand the need to move sustainability reporting beyond a simple statement in their annual reports to a more detailed assessment of their operations. A fully integrated, companywide approach will be needed to realize the benefits of sustainability." The challenge is how to make...

    Provided By GreenBiz Group

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Do It Yourself: Focus Groups

    Focus groups can help any company form a marketing plan, but the price of such a service may be too high for many small business owners. The presenters went to Harris Interactive and asked a senior focus group designer for some tips on how to do it yourself.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Better Your Business: Rieva Lesonsky & Rod Kurtz

    Rieva Lesonsky, CEO of GrowBiz Media, and Rod Kurtz, Executive Editor of AOL Small Business, provide some tips to help you better your business.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Risky Business: How Organizations Can Avoid Risk With Visualization and High-Fidelity Prototyping

    Risk is inevitable, in business and health alike. For both, many will spend their health to gain wealth only go back to spend their wealth to regain their health. Every organization is the author of its own health, so why not go beyond the minimum requirements of business standards now,...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    The Benefits Of Daily Deals Sites

    If you've never used a daily deals website, here's how they generally work - A business offers a significant discount for their service or product, and the customer pays in advance for that discount. Vinicius Vacanti is a co-founder of Yipit, a website that aggregates local daily deals, and tells...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Microsoft Office System Webcast: Visio 2010 Pivot Diagramming for Visualizing Business Data and Structure (Level 200)

    In this highly data-focused webcast, we share the techniques that can dramatically increase the understanding, efficiency, and productivity of Microsoft Visio 2010 users, turning Visio generalists into true Visio power users. Discover how to go beyond simple Excel Pivot Tables and move to incredibly powerful Visio pivot diagrams. The attendee...

    Provided By Microsoft