Noreen ChaseAuthor

April 12, 2018 - Apps Associates at Collaborate 18 Speaker Blog Series: Meet Kai Glittenberg!

Noreen Chase

I hope you are enjoying our blog post speaker series for Collaborate 18. Let me introduce you to our next featured speaker, Kai Glittenberg.

glittenbergKai is based in our offices in Dortmund, Germany.  He undertook his studies in computer science at the University of Dortmund and it was during this period he began working at Apps Associates at the end of 2008.  His knowledge of Oracle technologies deepened when he started to work at Apps Associates. So, he has been with us for nearly 10 years and we are pleased he continues his career with us. He currently works as a Senior DBA Consultant with a focus in the DBA apps area but he now finds his focus is increasingly switching to Cloud Infrastructure Services. Continue reading “Apps Associates at Collaborate 18 Speaker Blog Series: Meet Kai Glittenberg!”

Noreen Chase

Noreen Chase is responsible for marketing communications and social media at Apps Associates. She has over 12 years marketing communications experience in the technical services industry. Prior to joining Apps Associates Noreen worked at Wellesley Information Services, IBM, and as a Freelance Social Media Consultant.

Kshitij KumarAuthor

August 5, 2014 - Top 3 Challenges Affecting BI Success

Kshitij Kumar

3-Challenge-Affecting-BI-SuccessA recent report by Gartner stated that between 70% and 80% of all corporate Business Intelligence (BI) projects fail. So, how can you ensure that your project isn’t one of them? The main reason for such a low success rate is that most businesses fail to ask the right questions, and look at BI as just another IT project that needs a specific package solution. IT departments must not think of BI as one-time solution, but as a constantly evolving one that differs from stand-alone solutions. This post outlines the major challenges that affect the success of BI projects: Continue reading “Top 3 Challenges Affecting BI Success”

Kshitij Kumar

Kshitij is the CTO & Global Vice President of the BI/EPM practice at Apps Associates and is responsible for evaluating, driving and facilitating innovation across technologies which are aligned with our overall business strategy. Kshitij has over 15 years of industry experience and has a deep technical background in data warehousing and database technologies. Before joining Apps Associates, Kshitij worked for 6 years at a leading social research firm based out of Cambridge, MA and for 3 years at the Government of Qatar developing GIS applications using ESRI, Microsoft and Oracle technologies.