Sean Nolan

Calculating Costs of a Data-Mining System

Your data warehouse runneth over. But are you getting all you can from your wealth of 1s and 0s?Your competitors are, especially when it comes to mining their data...

Calculating Costs of Sharing Sensitive Data

Project Overview The world changed on Sept. 11, 2001. But your states law-enforcement agencies are still playing catch-up, especially when it comes to combining information that should be at their...

Calculating Costs of a Software Error-Prevention System

You’re the nation’s sixth-largest bank, with 70,000 employees, $300 billion in assets, $12 billion in revenue and $3 billion in income. So that pesky little $2 million bug in...

Quiz: Which Way To Budget

Which budgeting approach best fits your needs? For starters, download this Excel quiz. Answer the True and False questions below, then scroll to the key to see how your...

Calculating Costs of Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance

Its August of 2003: Do you know where your companys Sarbanes-Oxley compliance system is?Like many companies, your publicly traded $3 billion retail operation has been a rather late—and disgruntled—adopter...

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How to Fix a Cloud Deployment That’s Losing Money

Cloud computing will save you money.  Ten plus years ago that was a familiar refrain when the technology hype machine touted cloud computing as the...

AWS Re:Invent Wrap-Up: Social Issues, Networking Focus, Partner Revenue

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Re:Invent conference was held last week in Las Vegas. This year, the 10th Re:Invent, returned to an in-person format...

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies of 2022

Edge computing companies enable distributed computing throughout a network, including to the very edge – hence the name. Rather than process data in massive data...

Tableau’s Jackie Yeaney and Data Society’s Merav Yuravlivker on Improving Data Literacy

I spoke with Jackie Yeaney, CMO of Tableau, and Merav Yuravlivker, CEO of Data Society, about what it means to be “fluent” in data...

Data Mining Techniques

Data mining is the umbrella term for the process of gathering raw data and transforming it into actionable information. Due to the dramatic growth...