I recently did a podcast with Stewart Bryson (Chief Innovation Officer RittmanMead), Kevin McGinley, and Alex Shlepakov (both Oracle Analytics at Accenture).
In the first part of this two part series we cover the following areas:
ODI 12c. What are the advantages? When should you upgrade?
Migration from OWB to ODI 12c. Should you migrate? How and when?
Comparison of ODI to Informatica and other ETL tools.
ETL style vs. ELT style data integration tools.
What’s the Big Deal about Big Data? Hear me speak at OUG Ireland. 11 March 2014. Convention Centre Dublin.
So what’s the Big Deal about Big Data? Oil has fueled the Industrial Revolution. Data will fuel the Information Revolution.
Not convinced? Did you know that Amazon has recently patented a technology based on a Big Data algorithm that will start the shipping process before you have completed your order. That’s right. Amazon knows that you (more...)
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Just a quick note to let you everyone know that the latest version of Endeca is available as a demo environment (hosted by Oracle).
The environment is hosted by Oracle and can be accessed with the credentials below.
Userid = firstname.lastname@example.org
Password = Admin123
I am proud and delighted to announce that we are now offering ODI classes.
Learn from a combined 18+ years hands on ODI experience and get the following benefits.
Choose world class ODI training from THE ODI gurus. Don’t settle for less.
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Visual data flows and OWB to ODI 12c migration path
In their latest release of Oracle Data Integrator (ODI 12c), Oracle have addressed two main concerns of the analysts and some of their customers and partners. The first one is the unclear migration path from Oracle Warehouse Builder to Oracle (more...)
I don’t know too many books or movies where the sequel is better than the original. The ODI 11g cookbook is such a rare case. It is stuffed with 60 valuable recipes that every ODI developer should know. Apart from the value of these recipes in their own right they (more...)
One of the interesting options of Endeca is its integration with text mining software Lexalytics (licensed separately). Lexalytics offers many text analysis functions such as sentiment analysis, document collection analysis, named entity extraction, theme and context extraction, summarization, document classification etc. Endeca exposes some of this functionality via its text (more...)
A couple of days ago I have started to look at Endeca. So far it looks like a great tool and I believe we will see and hear a lot more from it over the next couple of months and years.
I am currently still learning a lot and in (more...)