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David Crolene

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8 Steps to Successful Data Virtualization

Aug 25, 2017 10:01:00 AM   David Crolene

Topics: Data Governance, Data Virtualization, Blog, Master Data Management, Enterprise Data

By:  David Crolene, Vice President, Delivery

The verdict is in and Data Virtualization (DV) is here to stay.  This is driven by many factors such as the maturation of vendor technologies (e.g., heterogeneous join optimization, row level security, and high availability), increases in computing power, and a decrease in time end users are willing to wait for access to data. 

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Business Intelligence Tools

Dec 20, 2016 10:19:12 AM   David Crolene

Topics: Tool Selection, Business Intelligence, Blog

Business Intelligence Tools: 10 Steps to a Successful Tool Evaluation

By: Dave Crolene

Datasource recently completed a project where we helped a client evaluate and compare two business intelligence tools, both were data virtualization products.  As an objective facilitator, Datasource Consulting was called up on to ensure that both products had a fair and even playing field and to help discover the strengths and weaknesses of both tools to help drive a decision.  Whether you are evaluating Business Intelligence tools (BI) , Extract Transform Load tools (ETL), Relational Databases (RDBs), etc, this article provides a step-by-step approach that we use to compare and evaluate products.

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