business perspectives

Zero Wait Information ≠ Real-time

January 28, 2016

How to Choose the Right Data Movement: Real-time or Batch? We all want a “zero wait” infrastructure. This has spurred many organizations to push all data through a real-time infrastructure. It’s important to recognize that “zero wait” means that the information is in ready form when a user needs it, so if the user needs […]

When Is the Right Time for Analysis?

January 5, 2016

Effective and efficient information sharing creates business value.  That means collaboration is key to your BI approach and deployment.  Collaboration throughout your entire business ecosystem allows everyone to bring their individual expertise to the table but still work collectively to solve the same business problem efficiently.  So human intelligence becomes collective intelligence that we can […]

LumenData and Informatica Host Dinner at 2015 Gartner EIM & MDM Summit

April 1, 2015

Gartner EIM & MDM Summit
Wednesday-Thursday, April 1-2, 2015
Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Join LumenData and Informatica for dinner at the Gartner EIM & MDM Summit in Las Vegas to learn more about our MDM services.

Informatica Business PartnerLumenData and Informatica will be cohosting dinner at the 2015 Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit in Las Vegas. Customers and prospects are invited to join to discuss MDM best practices, share experiences, and network over fine dining.

For more information about this event and future events sponsored by LumenData, please contact us.


About Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit

Designed to address all maturity levels, Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit delivers the insights, frameworks and best practices across information management topics to help you take control of your data and dramatically improve business value.

LumenData Discusses MDM in Healthcare at Informatica’s MDM Day

February 24, 2015

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Convene Conference Center
New York, New York 10017


Customer Presentation:
Undertaking the MDM Journey in Healthcare
“NYU Langone Medical Center: Improving Patient Care with Provider MDM”
Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 11:30AM EST
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Join LumenData at the Informatica’s MDM Day in NYC on February 24, 2015, for a discussion on how to improve patient care through MDM.

Informatica Business PartnerLumenData’s President and Co-founder, Tarun Batra, will join other esteemed MDM experts and practitioners on a customer panel at Informatica’s MDM Day in New York to discuss MDM in healthcare. The session will feature how customer speaker NYU Langone Medical Center improved patient care with provider MDM.

Tarun is a highly experienced services leader with a strong track record of building successful consulting practices for emerging technologies. Under Tarun’s leadership, LumenData has implemented MDM, Data Quality, and Data Governance solutions for over 50 customers.

LumenData is a Gold Sponsor for Informatica’s MDM Day NYC.

About MDM Day
MDM Day provides attendees with the tools and knowledge to increase success with Master Data and Product Information Management and an opportunity to network with other like-minded MDM experts and practitioners. The event is structured to provide opportunities to share ideas, provide guidance to Informatica’s product direction, as well as learn from other customers’ PIM and MDM journeys.

LumenData to Speak on How to Build New Business Cases for Streaming Data at Internet of Things West Conference

November 7, 2014

Internet of Things (IoT) West
Thursday & Friday, November 6-7, 2014
Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spas
Henderson, NV 89052


“Staffing and Building a Business Case for Your Streaming Data IoT Project”
Friday, November 7, 2014, 11:45AM PST
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Join LumenData at the Internet of Things West conference in Las Vegas on November 7, 2014, for a discussion on how to staff and build a business case for an Internet of Things (IoT) project.

PRLog (Press Release) – October 30, 2014 – LAS VEGAS, NV – LumenData’s Director of Technology, Guy Vorster, will be leading a stimulating discussion at Internet of Things West (IoT West) on how streaming data can become a new revenue source for companies. The session will focus on how to find value in streaming data through a multi-disciplinary approach and how to staff and build a business case for an IoT project.

Guy Vorster is a seasoned professional with deep-expertise in the Enterprise Information Management (EIM) arena and in many different industries, including manufacturing, high-tech, financial services, and pharmaceuticals.

LumenData will also be available for one-on-one discussions on November 6 and 7. Contact us at to make an appointment.

About IoT West
IoT West focuses on advanced connectivity and cloud-based control of devices, equipment, facilities, and enterprise operations. It is the second Internet of Things tradeshow hosted by Webcom Communications. The conference serves Western US, Canada, and Mexico.

View the press release here.

Big Data Needs a Good Storyteller …Like Gary Vaynerchuck

February 28, 2014

In an episode of Mad Men, Don Draper talks about pitching the Kodak Carousel.  “Technology is a glittering lure, but there is the rare occasion when the public can be engaged on a level beyond flash, if they have a sentimental bond with the product…  Nostalgia.  It’s delicate but potent.  Switch it on.” Combine the storytelling prowess […]

Business Perspective Lessons from the One-eyed Stag

February 21, 2014

Obsolete KPIs can be Lethal In the Aesopian fable of the one-eyed stag, a deer overcomes his visual handicap by grazing on a cliff near the sea with his good eye facing the land.  Since all his known dangers are on land, this keeps him safe from predators for a very long time – until […]