Implementing Information-As-A-Service: A Practical Approach
Date: March 04, 2008
02:00 pm US Eastern
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Robert Eve, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Composite Software (bio)
Noel Yuhanna, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research (bio)
Joe McKendrick, ebizQ Contributor
Analysts, architects and developers face growing data integration, management, volume, and quality issues, especially as new requirements accelerate and costs become ever more constrained. Information-As-A-Service (IAAS), as defined by Forrester Research, addresses these challenges with flexible architecture and enabling technology. Useful for business intelligence, dashboards, portals and more, IAAS provides significant time, cost, and capability advantages with vendor solutions readily available today. Join us for an introduction to the latest IAAS insights and technology, coupled with rich use cases and lessons learned from early adopter implementations.
Why You Should Attend:
- Learn what is new and different about IAAS compared to traditional approaches
- Understand what types of problems IAAS is best suited to solve
- Find out how IAAS technology works and how it fits within / extends your existing information infrastructure
- Gain practical knowledge from the experiences and lessons learned at real-life IAAS implementations.
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Featured Speaker Bios:
Robert "Bob" Eve has held executive-level marketing and business development roles at several leading enterprise software companies prior to joining Composite Software. At Informatica and Mercury Interactive, he helped penetrate new segments in his role as vice president of Market Development. Eve ran Marketing and Alliances at Kintana (acquired by Mercury Interactive in 2003) where he defined the IT Governance category. As vice president of Alliances at PeopleSoft, Eve was responsible for more than 300 partners and 100 staff members. In his nearly ten years at Oracle, he held roles such as Oracle Manufacturing's first product manager and head of Oracle's revolutionary software integration program, CAI. Eve has an MS degree in Management from MIT and a BS with honors in Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley. He is a frequent contributor and speaker on data virtualization.
Noel Yuhanna covers database management systems (DBMSes), information-as-a-service, data replication and integration, data security, data management tools, and related online transaction processing issues. Noel has more than 20 years of experience in IT and has held various technical and management positions. He came to Forrester through its acquisition of Giga Information Group. Prior to joining Giga, Noel spent several years at Exodus Communications and led a group responsible for planning and implementing mission-critical enterprise applications. Prior to Exodus, he served as a principal consultant, benchmark specialist, and data architect for Amdahl. He has worked on several large, terabyte-sized database applications and deployed high-availability and high-scalability solutions for various enterprises. Noel has spoken at numerous industry conferences around the globe and is quoted frequently in industry publications. He has taught several technical and management programs on grid computing, data management, security, scalability, consolidation, and information fabric. Noel holds a bachelor's degree in business and a postgraduate degree in business administration. Noel is the author of an Oracle book and is currently working on another book on data security.