Ask the Experts

Ask the Experts

  • Clarifying parameters of Runstats

    Each of the parameters of the RUNSTATS utility has a specific and particular meaning and should be used according to the statistics desired.  Continue Reading

  • False CDI prophets

    Jill: I'm a segment manager in the Marketing organization of a Fortune 50 energy company, and I think I "get" CDI better than our IT people do, in spite of how you've described CDI as infrastructure. Our Vice President of Enterprise Systems claims ...  Continue Reading

  • Implementing CDI risks

    Jill: Thanks for the clarity you've provided on the differences between CDI and other technologies. My company is currently evaluating CDI vendors. My business people are afraid of implementing CDI risks building a new data silo. Is this true?  Continue Reading

  • Reconciled data

    Jill: You keep saying that CDI delivers de-duped, standardized, "reconciled," integrated data to other applications. But what do you mean by the word "reconciled?" Is this the same thing as "managed?"  Continue Reading

  • Making the most of your enterprise data warehouse

    Get expert insight on broadening the responsibilities of a data administration team to provide full corporate data management capabilities, including questions to ask internally.  Continue Reading