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Doug Henschen
Works at Constellation Research
Attended Syracuse University
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Here’s how Persistent Systems aided the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech in using analytics to predict and help prevent the spread of infectious diseases. What’s the best weapon to fight the spread of infectious disease? For the epidemiologists at…
Here’s how Persistent Systems aided the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech in using analytics to predict and help prevent the spread of infectious diseases. What’s the best weapon to fight th…
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Salesforce promises artificial intelligence applications that ‘just work’ out of the box. It’s a contrast to pubic cloud AI offerings and a lesson learned from Salesforce Wave. There aren’t enough data scientists in the world to go around, so Salesforce…
Salesforce promises artificial intelligence applications that ‘just work’ out of the box. It’s a contrast to pubic cloud AI offerings and a lesson learned from Salesforce Wave. There aren’t enough …
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Exploit cloud advantages and data from on-premises, external sources as well as cloud stores to drive deeper insight, innovation and new business models. The center of data gravity is shifting outside the walls of the enterprise. In fact, Constellation…
Exploit cloud advantages and data from on-premises, external sources as well as cloud stores to drive deeper insight, innovation and new business models. The center of data gravity is shifting outs…
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Tableau announces scalability, governance, data-prep and ‘smart’ features due in 2017, but can the company land more enterprise-wide deals amid tightening competition? Tableau Software just replaced its CEO after a few rocky quarters on Wall Street, but…
Tableau announces scalability, governance, data-prep and ‘smart’ features due in 2017, but can the company land more enterprise-wide deals amid tightening competition? Tableau Software just replace…
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Salesforce has introduced Einstein as a set of platform services, but for now it’s more like a collection of acquired parts. Here’s a look at what’s real and what’s coming. “There’s a reason they call it Dreamforce,” quipped one Salesforce partner…
Salesforce has introduced Einstein as a set of platform services, but for now it’s more like a collection of acquired parts. Here’s a look at what’s real and what’s coming. “There’s a reason they c…
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Oracle and Salesforce are both promising artificial intelligence assisted apps with capabilities including machine learning and natural language interaction.  Here’s what’s behind the tech and when it gets real. Oracle and Salesforce both announced “AI”…
Oracle and Salesforce are both promising artificial intelligence assisted apps with capabilities including machine learning and natural language interaction. Here’s what’s behind the tech and when…
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The National Retail Federation Big Show 2017 underscored the importance of better, data-driven understanding of customers to fend off competition from Amazon. Retailers don’t just want to survive in the age of Amazon; they want to thrive. That much was…
The National Retail Federation Big Show 2017 underscored the importance of better, data-driven understanding of customers to fend off competition from Amazon. Retailers don’t just want to sur…
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MapR promises a more scaleable, reliable, real-time-capable and converged alternative to Hadoop, NoSQL databases and Kafka combined. Are companies buying it? MapR is frequently mentioned in the same breath with Hadoop vendors Cloudera and Hortonworks, but…
MapR promises a more scaleable, reliable, real-time-capable and converged alternative to Hadoop, NoSQL databases and Kafka combined. Are companies buying it? MapR is frequently mentioned in the sam…
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Amazon Web Services is following in competitor’s footsteps with Athena, QuickSight, Rekogntion, Polly and Lex. Head starts won’t matter in the face of Amazon’s scale. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy introduced a bevy of new services and capabilities at…
Amazon Web Services is following in competitor’s footsteps with Athena, QuickSight, Rekogntion, Polly and Lex. Head starts won’t matter in the face of Amazon’s scale. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy J…
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Qlik’s acquisition by private equity firm Thoma Bravo is expected to bring disciplined growth as the company moves into cloud business intelligence and analytics. It came as no shock in early June when business intelligence and analytics vendor Qlik…
Qlik’s acquisition by private equity firm Thoma Bravo is expected to bring disciplined growth as the company moves into cloud business intelligence and analytics. It came as no shock in early June …
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Strata + Hadoop World announcements by Cloudera, IBM, Google and SAP anticipate cloud growth. Here’s why cloud will be so crucial even if data remains on premises. “Today, 92% of all IT is happening on premises,” said Mike Olson, Cloudera’s chief strategy…
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Teradata is thinking outside of box sales with VMware, AWS and Azure deployment options and new solutions and consulting services. At this week’s Teradata Partners Conference in Atlanta the company hit several important cloud milestones with its “Teradata…
Teradata is thinking outside of box sales with VMware, AWS and Azure deployment options and new solutions and consulting services. At this week’s Teradata Partners Conference in Atlanta the company…
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Analyst covering technologies used to turn data into insight and drive better decisions.
Introduction
Doug has covered technology for more than 17 years and is currenlty an analyst with Constellation Research. He was previously Executive Editor at Information Week and Editor In Cheif of IntelligentEnterprise.com. 
Bragging rights
Still running & skiing, happy dad
Education
  • Syracuse University
    1983
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Relationship
Married
Work
Occupation
Analyst and writer
Skills
Understanding technology, asking tough questions, explaining in plain English
Employment
  • Constellation Research
    VP & Principal Analyst, 2015 - present
  • InformationWeek
    Executive Editor, 2010 - 2015
  • IntelligentEnterprise
    Editor In Chief, 2007 - 2009
  • IntelligentEnterprise
    Editor, 2005 - 2006
  • Transform Magazine
    Editor In Chief, 1998 - 2004
  • DM News
    Executive Editor, 1997 - 1998
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Currently
New Jersey
Previously
Harrington Park, NJ - New York, NY - Jersey City, NJ - Syracuse, NY - Barrington, IL
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Phone
201-660-8467
Mobile
201-289-3828
Address
Harrington Park, NJ