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Growing Pains in Data

When you go home tonight, take a brief look at your house, and ask yourself. “How many stories or rooms could I add to this house on top of its current structure?” Could you add 5? How about 10? Would you casually add 20? Like this thought experiment, your organization has likely added many floors…
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Should you trust the cloud?

We recently had a discussion with a financial services company which had several concerns about moving to the cloud. But surprisingly, these concerns did not come from the technical staff, but rather their business leaders. "I just don't trust it" was the statement from one of their executives. So, this article is for all those…
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Transportation Analytics

Intricity has developed a joint partnership with TransPro Consulting to develop a Transportation Industry analytics solution called transDASH. We recently released a video included here: "Hi I’m Mark Aesch, CEO of TransPro Consulting. We started TransPro almost 10 years ago to guide public sector agencies to higher levels of efficiency and performance. Today, because we…
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Sharing Data, the Easy Way

Over the last 10 years we’ve seen a massive expansion of what I call Data Brokerage Companies. These are companies that do nothing more than sell data to other organizations. Today, Data Brokers are an important fabric in the data management space. For example, data is often used from 3rd parties to enrich existing internal…
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Why Hadoop is Dying

Allright I know that I’m going to ruffle some feathers here, but… Why is Hadoop dying? It was once the darling of the corporate data management space. Boardroom meetings suddenly had line items about Big Data Strategies, and some of the distributions booked record levels of venture capital funding. But today, nobody cares. Why is…
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Intricity Attends Snowflake Partner Summit

Intricity joined Snowflake for a strategic session with their top partners. "The alignment of vision is what makes Snowflake such a meaningful partner to Intricity." said Arkady Kleyner, co-founder of Intricity. "Intricity already has many deployments leveraging snowflakes technology, and we're pushing the bar on its capabilities to act as the Data computation layer in…
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Intricity forms Partnership with Trifacta

Intricity is proud to announce its partnership with Trifacta. Trifacta is a data wrangling tool built from the bottom up to deliver enhanced data manipulation capabilities to the masses. This solution acts as an excellent match to Intricity's Data Governance practice. "The enablement that Trifacta brings its users is suddenly adding people to the data management…
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Data Governance Spectrum

If you’ve been following my videos about Data Governance and Data Quality then you’re probably aware that there really is no cookie cutter method of Governing your data. Every company is going to have a different culture on how this effort is organized. And not surprisingly, we can learn about data governance by talking about…
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Beware the BI Demo

There’s a term that often describes many Business Intelligence product purchases.  And that’s, “A flash in the pan.”  That’s a saying we use to describe brief success that can’t be repeated. In the world of BI, Business Stakeholders are very often given demos that are just that… a flash in the pan. That is, the…
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Business Intelligence… still no pixie dust

The BI Problem Let me start by telling you a lie. If you buy the market leading Business Intelligence tool, you’ll be able to analyze all your data. Everybody will be able to get the data they need, when they need it. When you look at a customer it will show a 360° view of…
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