Information Across the Enterprise and Beyond: Bank of Montreal and MicroStrategy
MicroStrategy and the Bank of Montreal have partnered for almost 3 years to build exciting new information discovery tools and applications. Vanitha Devarajan will explore the Bank’s use of data marts to deliver the right information to the right individuals at the right time. Focus will be on MIND, a powerful new datamart that is utilised across the Bank of Montreal. In addition, Gary Filan will present how the bank and other large corporations utilise MicroStrategy solutions across the enterprise and beyond, allowing them to leverage their data warehouses within ebusiness initiatives.
Vanitha Devarajan is the Team Leader, OLAP Technologies, Business Intelligence Solutions at the Bank of Montreal’s Global Information Technology division. She is responsible for managing the development of front end decision support systems. In her role, she has significantly contributed to the development of the Bank Information Warehouse and several of the largest and most successful Data Marts built at the Bank. Vanitha has 10 years of experience in the IT industry, mainly in data warehousing and business intelligence. She is currently in her final year of an MBA programme at Athabasca University.
Gary Filan works with leading Canadian corporations, providing solutions pertinent to their decision support and ebusiness initiatives. Prior to joining MicroStrategy, Gary has held senior account management positions at Platinum Technology and Logic Works. Gary has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta.