As I was preparing for an upcoming Business Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) webinar, Unlock New Possibilities from Your Data, I was asked which products and tools would be featured. I was met with some confused looks when I replied that I wasn't focusing on any specific products and tools.
"How can you deliver a webinar on BI&A without focusing on tools? They are critical to any good BI solution."
My (many) experiences at the home improvement store offer a good analogy for my response.
Buyer's Remorse and the Ambitious Do-it-Yourselfer
The flooring section of the home improvement store never ceases to impress me with its extensive variety of ceramic tiles, marble and all of the tools and co...