Category: Data Governance

Case Study: Data Sharing Foundation in a University

About The University- The University has a name that is known worldwide as one of the top Universities in the United States, and teaches more than 26,000 students. Challenge The University had grown its academic programs over the years, and each program’s need to consume data grew accordingly. Because individual programs within Universities are run…
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Case Study Integrating Customer Experiences Despite Disparate ERPs

About Client The Client makes, sells, and rents hospital beds and other patient-room furniture and equipment, along with stretchers, surgical tables and accessories, and other equipment for lifting and transporting patients. About Intricity INTRICITY is a team of specialized Data Management, Data Warehousing, and Business Intelligence experts. Challenges and Wins The Client leveraged SAP for…
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Snowflake Summit World Tour Session New York

Arkady is going to be conducting a hands on session of Snowflake, and Intricity will be set up with an exhibitor's table. Event Date: 1 October, 2019 | New York City Don't miss this opportunity it will be a great hands-on session. Save your seat here: https://www.snowflake.com/summit-world-tour/nyc/?utm_source=intricity&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=summit-world-tour-nyc-intricity-invitations
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Migration to the Cloud Workshop – Columbus

Get your hands on the most agile data warehousing technology on the market come to join Snowflake and intricity on September 26th at Serendipity labs in downtown Columbus for a deep-dive session to learn how you can escape the constraints of legacy technology and reinvent your data analytics with the data warehouse built for the cloud.  Event Date: 26…
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What’s stopping cloud adoption?

Right around 2003 the United States went through a bandwidth revolution. And suddenly it got cheaper to use bandwidth. However, in the IT space, most solutions and vendors were still carefully designing their solutions to closely guard bandwidth. But some organizations were already embracing this newfound bandwidth like salesforce.com. In their tow, other disruptive vendors began chipping…
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The Fragility of Code

When you're in the early stages of a tech startup, you're at a unique and golden moment. Flexibility and free thinking abounds because nothing has been built yet. The moment you choose a direction to take your company, and you put work into that direction, you begin to build rigidity. The increasing rigidity that occurs…
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Turning Data into Information

The process of turning data into information can be compared to a factory. You have raw materials in the form of data, work in progress in the form of integration and cleansing, then finished goods in the form of dashboards and analytics. Expecting someone to do this as a side job, just means they won’t…
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Data Deduplication factory

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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DW vs MDM

A few weeks ago one of our viewers David Argenal asked “Is Master Data the same as Data Warehousing.” I love these questions so keep them coming. In this video I’m going to put MDM (Master Data Management) on the left and DW (Data Warehousing) on the right. Both solutions have a database, but the…
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Where should logic live?

Raw data, to actionable information. That's ultimately a need in every organization. It’s why we have data governance programs, it's why we spend hours over databases, ETL tools, reports, and analytics. But how you set those processes up really matters. Just like the setup, the assembly line mattered for Ford. Before Ford’s assembly line, every…
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