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Aug 24, 2012

Breaking the Barriers Part 2: Overcoming Data Ownership Issues and Related Politics

2017-12-12T13:33:03-05:00By |Business Insights, Tips and Tricks|

In the last post of our Breaking the Barriers series, we discussed a corporate culture based on silos, the top barrier to coordinating data management according to a TDWI survey published in the Business Intelligence Journal.  In the next installment of our Breaking the Barriers series, Hugo Toledo discusses the second most common barrier:  data [...]

Aug 22, 2012

Breaking the Barriers: Creating Data Management Practices in a Siloed Organization

2017-12-12T13:29:58-05:00By |Business Insights, Tips and Tricks|

By Pete Childs, Business Intelligence Technologist According to a recent survey conducted by TDWI (The Data Warehousing Institute), the most-cited barrier to creating coordinated data management practices within an organization is a corporate culture based on information silos. Here are the complete survey results: Source: Unified Data Management, TDWI Best Practices Report, Q2 [...]

Jul 26, 2012

Creating Success for your First Business Intelligence Project

2017-12-12T13:23:48-05:00By |Business Insights, Technical Insights, Tips and Tricks|

By Sam Wuertz, Chateaux Sr. BI Technologist Defining Your First BI Project Selecting your organization’s first BI project can be a daunting task, especially if you do not have any business intelligence infrastructure in place. Where do you start? How do you know if you are selecting the right solution? The process does not have [...]

Jun 5, 2012

Chateaux Rolls Out New Intranet SharePoint Portal

2017-12-12T13:26:06-05:00By |Technical Insights, Tips and Tricks|

Senior Technologists Vijay Rathna and Zoltan Varszegi have developed an enterprise intranet solution utilizing Microsoft SharePoint. The portal was created to provide Chateaux’s sales and marketing teams with a robust, easily accessible, centralized repository for collaboration and product demos. In addition, the customized, Chateaux-branded user interface enables a clear method for sharing contacts and documents internally. [...]

May 30, 2012

Chateaux Deploys Innovative Network Management Solution

2017-12-11T11:26:20-05:00By |Tips and Tricks|

Sam Wuertz The Issue:  With a growing number of internal servers to manage, Chateaux Senior BI Technologist, Sam Wuertz, set out to find a way to more effectively administer the company's network. Previously, the owners of each server were responsible for recognizing and remediating potential issues. This method contained some intrinsic issues. Server [...]

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