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We are now in the era of big data – Is data warehousing dead?
Many pundits proclaim the demise of the data warehouse with the rise of Hadoop and other technologies that can manage big data. See how customers can realize benefits based on the IBM Big Data Platform based on both new Hadoop technologies and tried and true...data warehousing
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Kirk Boothe is currently the worldwide enablement leader for big data in Information Management for SWG.
Kirk joined IBM in 1996 as a GBS business intelligence consultant. In 1998-2003, he was a principal for a consulting practice specializing in providing business intelligence solutions to the financial industry. He co-created the leading financial business intelligence solution ‘EZMart’, with the IBM Financial Solution Centre targeted at middle market banks. This solution met with immediate success and was featured in many press articles. IBM’s EZMart solution customers won the Data Warehouse Institute Award, the RealWare award among others. Over thirty EZMart’s have been sold worldwide. He joined SWG in 2004 as part of the Business Intelligence solution team and was in charge of numerous solutions including SWG’s Basil II solution. Later assignments included the Worldwide Data Warehousing Sales team and the Information Management enablement team.
Kirk graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1978 and obtained a Master’s of Operations Research from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1990.