Staff lunch focus for January 2014: Axian in 2013-2014 and Scrum Training

Thanks to everyone who attended the Axian Staff Lunch on January 16, 2014. Here’s an overview from our two presenters, Frank Helle and Cory Morgan: Frank Helle, Axian’s CEO, updated employees on our 2013 accomplishments and 2014 challenges. “In 2013 Axian continued to grow profitable revenues and its local client base, while remaining debt-free with[…]

Big Data, In-Memory Databases, and the Extinction of the EDW

“Big Data” is everywhere, and attempts at defining it yield as many questions as bad answers.  The good news is that it represents a legitimate progression of analytics and computing.   Unfortunately, like many new concepts the term/phrase has been misused, mangled, misconstrued, misperceived, and can easily lead to bad practices and a failed project.  Many[…]