Profile of Cindi HowsonFounder, BI Scorecard
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Cindi Howson is the founder of BI Scorecard, a resource for in-depth BI product reviews based on exclusive hands-on testing. She has been advising clients on BI tool strategies and selections for more than 20 years. She is the author of Successful Business Intelligence: Unlock the Value of BI and Big Data and SAP Business Objects BI 4.0: The Complete Reference. She is a faculty member of The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) and a contributing expert to InformationWeek. Before founding BI Scorecard, she was a manager at Deloitte & Touche and a BI standards leader for a Fortune 500 company. She has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, the Irish Times, Forbes, and Business Week. She has an MBA from Rice University.
Articles by Cindi Howson
posted in September 2009
While much of the BI software competition has been at the enterprise level in large companies and public agencies, market share in the small to midsized business (SMB) is shaping up to be the next battle ground.
If you have school-bound children, as I do, no doubt you are reading the headlines about swine flu wondering how you, your children, your company will battle this year's flu season now that school is back in session... Business intelligence is helping monitor swine flu in a number of ways.