Veni, Vidi, Venetian: View from the Gartner BI and Analytics Conference 2014 in Las Vegas

Don’t care what others think? Think again.

Are You One of the Wise People in the Crowd?

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What Payers Missed at World Health Care Congress April 7-9th in D.C.

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James Barber | April 16, 2014

The first and last sessions at the World Health Care Congress in D.C. last week were bookends, focussing on repeating the traditional tussle of the two political parties’ talking points, and ending with a profound overview of how the Gov. of Oregon is transforming the health system across payers...

Gartner Conference was Huge Success

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Rado Kotorov | April 11, 2014

Gartner Inc. deserves kudos for the annual Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit, held last week in Las Vegas. Once again, it was a very well organized and extremely informative conference. This year’s event brought more than 2,000 attendees—a new record—from across the BI and data...

Interactive eStatement Analytics for Customers

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Jon M. Deutsch | April 09, 2014

These days, customers are demanding more self-service digital services and insight from their retail and merchant banks. The ability to deliver insight to customers not only provides important advantages and differentiates the bank, but can attract, acquire and retain a younger clientele. ‘Insight...

Back-to-Back Gartner Summits Create Momentum for 2014

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Jeremy Ballanco | April 08, 2014

Working in Vegas is hard! The Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit kicked off at the end of the Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit last week, and Information Builders hosted a “Build Your Own Martini” hospitality suite to transition between shows...

The Countdown Is On! Are You Ready for #IBSummit 2014?

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Kathleen Moran | April 07, 2014

We’ve officially kicked off the countdown to Summit 2014, our annual user conference, and we could not be more excited! And it’s not just because we’re looking forward to the sunny Florida weather—we can’t wait to reunite with our customers, partners, analyst contacts and other industry influencers...

Don’t care what others think? Think again.

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Dan Grady | March 20, 2014

Growing up, many of us were told, “It doesn’t matter what others think, just be yourself.”  At a personal level that may be true, but at a business level, this is not sound advice.  Of course we need the trail blazing visionaries who won’t take no for an answer and break down barriers...

The Gladness and Sadness of March Madness

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Dan Grady | March 18, 2014

March is my favorite month.  The weather starts to warm up (well, at least it used to). We honor St. Patrick’s Day, which happens to double as my anniversary. My eldest daughter was born in March. And in addition to all these personal milestones and celebrations, March plays host to my...

Are You One of the Wise People in the Crowd?

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Jake Freivald | March 12, 2014

If you are, you'll want to take Howard Dresner's "Wisdom of Crowds" survey. It's only about 15-30 minutes to complete, and for your trouble you'll receive a free copy of the findings. It's a valuable report, too, which makes the time you spend worth it. Howard Dresner, the former Gartner analyst...