The Resource Business intelligence : the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT, David Loshin ; [foreword by Ronald J. Powell], (electronic resource)

Business intelligence : the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT, David Loshin ; [foreword by Ronald J. Powell], (electronic resource)

Label
Business intelligence : the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT
Title
Business intelligence
Title remainder
the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT
Statement of responsibility
David Loshin ; [foreword by Ronald J. Powell]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Business Intelligence describes the basic architectural components of a business intelligence environment, ranging from traditional topics such as business process modeling, data modeling, and more modern topics such as business rule systems, data profiling, information compliance and data quality, data warehousing, and data mining. This book progresses through a logical sequence, starting with data model infrastructure, then data preparation, followed by data analysis, integration, knowledge discovery, and finally the actual use of discovered knowledge. The book contains a quick reference gui
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1963-
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Loshin, David
Dewey number
  • 658.4/72 22
  • 658.472
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD38.7
LC item number
.L67 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Powell, Ronald J
Series statement
The savvy manager's guides
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  • Business intelligence
  • Information technology
  • Management information systems
Label
Business intelligence : the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT, David Loshin ; [foreword by Ronald J. Powell], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front Cover; Business Intelligence; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1. Business Intelligence and Information Exploitation; Why Business Intelligence?; The Information Asset; Exploiting Information; Business Intelligence and Program Success; What Is Business Intelligence?; Actionable Knowledge; Selected Readings; Chapter 2. The Value of Business Intelligence; The Information Asset and Data Valuation; Actionable Knowledge-Return on Investment; Business Intelligence Applications; The Intelligence Dashboard; Business Intelligence Adds Value; Chapter 3. Planning for Success
  • Initiating a ProgramBusiness/Information Technology Partnership; Business Intelligence Success Factors; Team Building; Strategic versus Tactical Planning; Summary; Chapter 4. The Business Intelligence Environment; The Business Case; The Business Intelligence Process; System Infrastructure; Information Access, Delivery, and Analysis; Services; Management Issues; Seek to Learn More; Chapter 5. Business Models and Information Flow; The Business Case; Information Processing and Information Flow; The Information Flow Model; Usage in Practice; Modeling Frameworks; Management Issues; Learning More
  • Chapter 6. Data Warehouses, Online Analytical Processing, and MetadataThe Business Case; Data Models; The Data Warehouse; The Data Mart; Online Analytical Processing; Metadata; Management Issues; Summary; Chapter 7. Business Rules; The Business Case; The Business Rules Approach; What Is a Business Rule?; What Is a Business Rule System?; Sources of Business Rules; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 8. Data Profiling; The Business Case; Data Profiling Activities; Data Model Inference; Attribute Analysis; Relationship Analysis; Management Issues; The Last Word
  • Chapter 9. Data Quality and Information ComplianceThe Business Case; More Than Just Names and Addresses; Types of Errors; Data Cleansing; Business Rule-Based Information Compliance; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 10. Information Integration; The Business Case; ETL: Extract, Transform, Load; Enterprise Application Integration and Web Services; Record Linkage and Consolidation; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 11. The Value of Parallelism; The Business Case; Parallelism and Granularity; Parallel Processing Systems; Dependence; Parallelism and Business Intelligence
  • Management IssuesTo Learn More; Chapter 12. Alternate Information Contexts; The Business Case; Psychographics and Demographics; Geographic Data; Web Behavior Intelligence; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 13. Data Enhancement; The Business Case; Types of Data Enhancement; Incremental Enhancements; Batch Enhancements; Standardization; Example: Address Standardization; Enhancement Methodologies; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 14. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining; The Business Case; Data Mining and the Data Warehouse; The Virtuous Cycle
  • Directed versus Undirected Knowledge Discovery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281078247
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)316905
  • (OCoLC)476108760
  • (SSID)ssj0000116192
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11140896
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000116192
  • (PQKBWorkID)10027049
  • (PQKB)10255521
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC316905
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000023912
Label
Business intelligence : the savvy manager's guide, getting onboard with emerging IT, David Loshin ; [foreword by Ronald J. Powell], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Front Cover; Business Intelligence; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1. Business Intelligence and Information Exploitation; Why Business Intelligence?; The Information Asset; Exploiting Information; Business Intelligence and Program Success; What Is Business Intelligence?; Actionable Knowledge; Selected Readings; Chapter 2. The Value of Business Intelligence; The Information Asset and Data Valuation; Actionable Knowledge-Return on Investment; Business Intelligence Applications; The Intelligence Dashboard; Business Intelligence Adds Value; Chapter 3. Planning for Success
  • Initiating a ProgramBusiness/Information Technology Partnership; Business Intelligence Success Factors; Team Building; Strategic versus Tactical Planning; Summary; Chapter 4. The Business Intelligence Environment; The Business Case; The Business Intelligence Process; System Infrastructure; Information Access, Delivery, and Analysis; Services; Management Issues; Seek to Learn More; Chapter 5. Business Models and Information Flow; The Business Case; Information Processing and Information Flow; The Information Flow Model; Usage in Practice; Modeling Frameworks; Management Issues; Learning More
  • Chapter 6. Data Warehouses, Online Analytical Processing, and MetadataThe Business Case; Data Models; The Data Warehouse; The Data Mart; Online Analytical Processing; Metadata; Management Issues; Summary; Chapter 7. Business Rules; The Business Case; The Business Rules Approach; What Is a Business Rule?; What Is a Business Rule System?; Sources of Business Rules; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 8. Data Profiling; The Business Case; Data Profiling Activities; Data Model Inference; Attribute Analysis; Relationship Analysis; Management Issues; The Last Word
  • Chapter 9. Data Quality and Information ComplianceThe Business Case; More Than Just Names and Addresses; Types of Errors; Data Cleansing; Business Rule-Based Information Compliance; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 10. Information Integration; The Business Case; ETL: Extract, Transform, Load; Enterprise Application Integration and Web Services; Record Linkage and Consolidation; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 11. The Value of Parallelism; The Business Case; Parallelism and Granularity; Parallel Processing Systems; Dependence; Parallelism and Business Intelligence
  • Management IssuesTo Learn More; Chapter 12. Alternate Information Contexts; The Business Case; Psychographics and Demographics; Geographic Data; Web Behavior Intelligence; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 13. Data Enhancement; The Business Case; Types of Data Enhancement; Incremental Enhancements; Batch Enhancements; Standardization; Example: Address Standardization; Enhancement Methodologies; Management Issues; To Learn More; Chapter 14. Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining; The Business Case; Data Mining and the Data Warehouse; The Virtuous Cycle
  • Directed versus Undirected Knowledge Discovery
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (292 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281078247
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)316905
  • (OCoLC)476108760
  • (SSID)ssj0000116192
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11140896
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000116192
  • (PQKBWorkID)10027049
  • (PQKB)10255521
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC316905
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000023912

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