Barry Devlin’s new book: Business unintelligence

This important book (TBP October 2013) succeeds in finding the common ground between rationality and intuition, intelligence and insight, stability and innovation, business and IT. From rightful criticism of today’s data-centric BI, you are taken into broader contexts such as working with information rather than data and coping with both big data and the insides of people’s heads. The target is the “biz-tech ecosystem”, not just EDW/BI. We, the information-driven, move up to the enterprise level. Yes! Full of good recaps of history and technology the end-result is a direction-setting, holistic architecture on two levels – indeed an impressive tour de force!
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