If you missed the North Carolina Higher Ed Virtual User Group, that's OK – you can still access the recording, whenever you have time.
Hear about the new features available in our latest WebFOCUS 8207 release, and then listen to a presentation from guest speaker University of North Carolina Charlotte on how they've achieved predictive analytics success with WebFOCUS RStat.
We also highlight our new Academic Alliance program, cover some data management tips, and feature a Q&A.
Check out the agenda below.
Welcome, Introductions, and Summit
Kira Aubrey, Information Builders
Creating the Next Generation of IBI Users
Michael Corcoran, Sr. Vice President, Information Builders
Information Builders is excited to announce our Academic Alliance Program, which will provide free software and career opportunities to students studying data management and analytics. It will also coordinate with Information Builders’ customers to create an ever-expanding pool of internships available to students involved in the training program. Our program will benefit everyone!
WebFOCUS 8.2.07 New Features and Functionality
Jim McDermott, Federal Sr. Systems Engineer, Information Builders
UNC Charlotte’s Journey With RStat
The UNC Charlotte Team
Jim McDermott, Information Builders
Walter Brengel, Technical Director, FOCUS Product Management and Support, Information Builders
Wrap-Up and Q&A
Kira Aubrey delivers customized support to our existing customer base through focused programs that connect users to further their investment. She also manages analysis of customer accounts to help identify future projects and potential business growth opportunities in existing and new markets.
With nearly 30 years’ experience in the software industry, Michael Corcoran works with the executive management team to develop and communicate corporate and product strategy. During his career, Michael has played key roles in the development and acquisition of major technologies, including business intelligence (BI), integration middleware, Internet technology, data warehouse, application development, and expert systems. Michael is a frequent speaker at industry and financial investor conferences and has lectured at the Yale School of Management, Columbia University, University of Michigan, New York University, and St. John’s University.
Jim has over 20 years’ experience in helping organizations understand and receive value from their data. Product evangelist for Information Builders’ business intelligence, analytics and data management software solutions.
Walter Brengel is currently a technical director in the FOCUS Division at Information Builders. He has been working with FOCUS/WebFOCUS for 30 years. His knowledge is with advanced coding techniques and relational adapters. He has prior experience with educational, financial, and government institutions.