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A Journey to Modern Data Architecture

Category: Data & Analytics

Remember when there were just a handful of DBAs, databases and developers? This is all a distant memory, as the volume of data today has grown by leaps and bounds. More data has been […]


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Make the Most of AgileIndy 2017

Category: Agile

I am honored and excited to be a speaker at AgileIndy 2017. When I attended my first AgileIndy conference several years ago, I had no idea I would one day be a speaker. The […]


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Webinar Transcript – Business Driven Development and Customer-Focused Design: Why Agile and UX Processes Deliver the Most Value

Category: Agile, User Experience Design

Webinar Leaders Caleb Gove – Director of User Experience, cgove@allegient.com  Emily Harshman – Agile Practice Lead, eharshman@allegient.com Jeremiah Theurer – Application Architect, jtheurer@allegient.com   Webinar Host Josh Burkhead – Marketing Manager, jburkhead@allegient.com Josh leads the webinar introduction Who […]


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The Case for Agile in User Experience Design

Category: Agile, User Experience Design

Agile is becoming more and more popular around the world as software development is moving from Waterfall to Agile methodologies. According to Version One’s State of Agile report from their annual survey, the top three […]


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Why Digital Transformation Should be Your #1 Business Priority

Category: Business Solutions, Data & Analytics

No longer is digital strategy in the hands and minds of CIOs alone. A recent CEO study from Price Waterhouse Cooper indicates that 86 percent of CEOs consider digital transformation their number one priority. Digital […]


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Design Thinking – 2017 Women Working in Technology Conference Recap

Category: Life at Allegient

“Design Thinking” is a new spin on an age-old concept. It takes the human-centered design concept of “what people want integrated with what’s technologically and economically possible” and puts it in the hands of […]


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SQL Server Polybase and Hadoop: The Powerful Combo

Category: Data & Analytics

Data Warehousing Data Warehousing (DW) has been around for many years. Data Warehouses consolidate data from a variety of sources and aggregate for quick calculations. In doing so, the framework handles a lot of the complexity […]


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Webinar Transcript – Talkin’ About Bots: The Emerging, Mobile-Friendly App Alternative

Category: Application Development

Webinar Leaders Jon Sligh – Solution Architect, Managing Consultant, jsligh@allegient.com Kyle Burns – Solution Architect, Practice Lead, kburns@allegient.com   Webinar Host Josh Burkhead – Marketing Manager, jburkhead@allegient.com Josh leads the webinar introduction Hello everybody […]


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Webinar Transcript – Mobile Reporting for a Mobile World: SSRS 2016 and Mobile Reports

Category: Data & Analytics

Webinar Leader Sean Werick – Platform Lead, Data Platform & Analytics Webinar Host Josh Burkhead, Allegient Marketing Manager   Josh leads the webinar introduction Good morning everybody and thanks for joining today’s webinar. Our […]


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Conversation as a Platform: The Case for Bots

Category: Application Development

Whether we’re talking about an application that runs natively on the client, one that executes on a server and returns results to the client application, or a rich application that combines concepts from both, […]


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Dynamics 365: To Cloud or Not to Cloud

Category: Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

While William Shakespeare did not have to deal with such a question during his time, it is a question that many companies (and probably yours, if you’re reading this) are faced with today. Within […]


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Wait…PowerBI…Inside of Dynamics 365?

Category: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Data & Analytics

We all know and have come to love PowerBI for its excellent capabilities in surfacing and mashing up different types of data/sources. With its highly interactive and intuitive visualizations, users can quickly navigate to […]


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