Whip, Beat, and Stomp Your Data Into Submission

We all know that the information is out there, but who knows how to find it? Consider, for example, Ames Department Stores, headquartered in Rocky Hill, Conn., a discount retail chain with 452 outlets: Until recently sales managers there had to spend as much as a day combing through numerous databases, file servers, and Web documents just to pull together a basic sales report.Read the rest

Whip, Beat, and Stomp Your Data Into Submission