Cas Apanowicz outlines a new architecture based on the concept of Data Lakes - unstructured data landing areas that allow experimentation, analysis and the creation of usable data much more quickly than standard data warehouse methods. February 18 @ 9 am at the Albany Club, 91 King Street East.
In this presentation you will learn about the obstacles and bottlenecks that hinder Agile Analytics and what types of tools, organizational structure, and processes are needed in order to sustain Agile Analytics beyond an initial phase of excitement leading to a common Culture of Analytics and the inherent capability to answer unexpected questions at executive speed. Wednesday March 18 @ 9 am at the Albany Club, 91 King Street East. Presenter: Neil Hepburn.
Dr Ron Klein's presentation is available online.
Book your calendars for Enterprise Data World from March 29 - April 3, 2015 to be held in Washington DC.
Deborah Henderson will explain the Data Management Body of Knowledge or DMBOK and provide an overview of the new edition. In addition Martin Sykora, the primary author of the chapter on Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, will walkthrough his new material. April 15 @ 9 am at the Albany Club, 91 King Street East. (This session was originally booked for January 21).
We have published an Honour Roll of IRMAC members that have achieved the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) designation. The CDMP (Certified Data Management Professional) certification is the only non-proprietary DAMA backed certification in the world. With the increasing popularity and acceptance of the DMBOK (the Data Management Book), CDMP is now more recognized among industry professionals than ever before. Please contact Gord Irish, Education Director for details.
Craig Van Spall's discussion has been posted on his blog.
An IRMAC LinkedIn Group is available. Click here to apply to join the group. Group membership is subject to approval. We also have a new Enterprise Information Management subgroup that is open for Group members to join.
If you would like to become involved in this Chapter, send an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
IRMUK runs seminars and conferences on IT Management subjects including Enterprise Architecture, Data Management, IT Strategy and Business and Systems Analysis. Speakers are the leading experts in their field such as John Zachman on Enterprise Architecture, Larry English on Information Quality, Bill Inmon on Data Warehousing. Delegates from all over the world attend these events and IRMAC members are eligible for a 10% discount. Full details can be found on at www.irmuk.co.uk
Information Balance will offer IRMAC members a 10% discount on to all classes, scheduled on the Public Schedule. Just mention that you learnt about the course at IRMAC and the discount will be applied at registration.
Advanced Knowledge Innovations Inc. (AKI) is pleased to offer the IRMAC membership a 10% discount on IT Learning and Professional Development programs. Programs cover Data Analysis, Modelling and Design, Process Analysis, Modelling and Design, Business Process Transformation / Reengineering, Effective Facilitation (JAD/JRP), and Project Management. Please note that this discount is not applicable where other discounts apply.
Exiom Technologies Inc. is offering a 15% discount on their training courses IRMAC Members.
The Information Resources Management Association would like to invite all current IRMAC members to join IRMA at the discounted rate of US$55.00 (+$12 shipping & handling). For this price you will receive the following benefits:
Just complete the renewal form on this site to take advantage of this offer. Note that IRMA is a distinct and unaffiliated organisation though with compatible objectives.