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Doug Henschen
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Workday says Platfora buy will bolster its petabyte-scale analysis capabilities. It’s good news for Workday customers, but Platfora customers should be prepared for change. Human resources and financial applications vendor Workday announced July 21 that…
Workday says Platfora buy will bolster its petabyte-scale analysis capabilities. It’s good news for Workday customers, but Platfora customers should be prepared for change. Human resources and fina…
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Hortonworks customers Ford, Macy’s and Progressive Insurance highlight breakthrough applications. Streaming looms as next big thing in big data. Plenty of companies have mastered their first-generation uses of Hadoop. Now they’re scaling up and going…
Hortonworks customers Ford, Macy’s and Progressive Insurance highlight breakthrough applications. Streaming looms as next big thing in big data. Plenty of companies have mastered their first-genera…
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Oracle partners with Pinterest on ad measurement, adds Crosswise for cross-device tracking. Here’s why CMO spend trumps tech synergies – for now. Oracle’s ambitions for the Oracle Data Cloud extend beyond marketing, but for now it’s focused on growing its…
Oracle partners with Pinterest on ad measurement, adds Crosswise for cross-device tracking. Here’s why CMO spend trumps tech synergies – for now. Oracle’s ambitions for the Oracle Data Cloud extend…
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SAP is stepping up customer guidance on S/4HANA deployments, but it’s full speed ahead on app modernization, predictive analytics and data services. Here’s a look inside SAPPHIRE 2016. SAP CEO Bill McDermott admitted at this week’s SAPPHIRE NOW conference…
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Qlik Sense Enterprise 3.0 and the platform strategy dominated Qonnections 2016, but change lies ahead as analysis moves into the cloud. Qlik Sense 3.0 is coming in June, Qlik Sense Cloud is ramping up for wider use, and the Qlik DataMarket is gaining more…
Qlik Sense Enterprise 3.0 and the platform strategy dominated Qonnections 2016, but change lies ahead as analysis moves into the cloud. Qlik Sense 3.0 is coming in June, Qlik Sense Cloud is ramping…
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Hadoop security, data management, data governance and analysis options remain works in progress, but a rich ecosystem is emerging to fill gaps and democratize the platform. Apache Hadoop marks its 10th anniversary as an open source project this year, a…
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SAP Financials 2016 event highlights a comprehensive cloud platform and real-time analysis. Here’s why SAP Cloud for Analytics and BPC Optimized for S/4 Hana Finance are getting attention. Two next-generation products stood out at the March 15-16 SAP…
SAP Financials 2016 event highlights a comprehensive cloud platform and real-time analysis. Here’s why SAP Cloud for Analytics and BPC Optimized for S/4 Hana Finance are getting attention. Two next…
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Is your Hadoop-based data lake more like a swamp? Here’s a look at two camps of vendors in the Hadoop ecosystem that are bringing order and accessibility to big data. The good news is that 10-year-old Hadoop is maturing quickly. The bad news is that many…
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Teradata is responding to change with a new architecture, more apps and IP, and, most importantly, a more urgent move to the cloud. Here’s a look at the priorities. At the June 13-15 Teradata Influencers Summit in San Diego, executives vowed that the…
Teradata is responding to change with a new architecture, more apps and IP, and, most importantly, a more urgent move to the cloud. Here’s a look at the priorities. At the June 13-15 Teradata Influ…
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IBM Watson team introduces new services, details evolved capabilities, forecasts market opportunities. But we’re still hungry for real-world success stories. IBM’s Watson unit keeps developing new offerings, growing its ecosystem and explaining the big…
IBM Watson team introduces new services, details evolved capabilities, forecasts market opportunities. But we’re still hungry for real-world success stories. IBM’s Watson unit keeps dev…
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Anaplan wants to promote broad use of its all-purpose planning engine, so it’s changing pricing and promising a bevy of platform upgrades. The only question is which new features will arrive first? It’s all about the platform. That was the message at this…
Anaplan wants to promote broad use of its all-purpose planning engine, so it’s changing pricing and promising a bevy of platform upgrades. The only question is which new features will arrive first?…
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SAS Viya delivers cloud-ready architecture for multiple public and private deployment scenarios. But will it appeal to next-gen customers looking for new analytics options? To attend a SAS Global Forum user conference is to be reminded of just how big a…
SAS Viya delivers cloud-ready architecture for multiple public and private deployment scenarios. But will it appeal to next-gen customers looking for new analytics options? To attend a SAS Global F…
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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
Contact Information
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Phone
201-660-8467
Mobile
201-289-3828
Address
Harrington Park, NJ
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Tagline
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
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