About Wendi O'Neill

Wendi O'Neill is the Practice Manager, Data & Analytics Solutions for Sirius Computer Solutions.

Unleash Fast Data Insights With Snowflake and ThoughtSpot

Many organizations move from a traditional data warehouse to a hybrid or cloud-based data warehouse to help alleviate their struggles with rapidly expanding data, new users and use cases, and a growing number of diverse tools and applications. Using a modern data platform that fits your organization’s needs is necessary to ensure that you can [...]

Snowflake Data Migration Checklist

Are you preparing to move data to a Snowflake data warehouse? Creating a well-thought out plan before your big move is essential. It is important to establish a timeline, budget, team roles and goals before you launch into a big migration. To help ensure your migration is a success, we’ve created a Snowflake migration checklist [...]

Prevent Rain Clouds Along Your Snowflake Migration

As we review data transformation and modernization strategies with our clients, we find many are investigating Snowflake as a data warehouse solution due to its ease of use, speed, and increased flexibility over a traditional data warehouse offering. Snowflake is typically considered an “easy button” decision for most organizations since there is no hardware or [...]

A New Blueprint for the Modern Data Warehouse

Companies today are struggling under the weight of their legacy data warehouses. These old and inefficient systems were designed for a different era, when data was a side project and access to analytics was limited to the executive team. Modern companies are placing data analytics in the center of every activity—from applications to operations—and arming [...]

Cloud or On-Prem: The Data Warehousing Crossroads

If you’ve gone down the path of a data warehouse you are likely at a crossroads. Should you move all or some of your data defined business requirements to the cloud? Enterprises of all kinds are starting to look down that road. Before we compare and contrast the two, it’s important to understand the benefits [...]

Plan Your Data-Driven Digital Transformation Journey

Organizations leverage internal and external data to anticipate customer needs, provide better service, deliver better outcomes, and disrupt existing markets with business models. The amount of analyzed data that is “touched” by cognitive systems will grow by a factor of 100 to 1.4ZB in 2025. And it’s no surprise that studies are predicting more than [...]

How Artificial Intelligence Is Driving Data Productivity

Digital transformation is among us. Is your organization a disruptor? Those among the disruptors are in the driver’s seat of innovation, giving their companies a leg up on the competition and improving their financial performance. But what’s driving their disruptions? Data is a key factor in digital transformation success. Having valuable, actionable data gives organizations [...]

Removing the Blind Spots in Your Data

As organizations are migrating workloads to the cloud, concerns rise around complexity, loss of visibility, lack of security, and inability to forecast costs. However, moving workloads to the cloud allows the removal of blind spots. You can’t protect what you can’t see. Moreover, you can’t operate what you can’t see; you can’t manage cost for [...]

White Paper: How Data Feedback Drives DevOps Success

Many organizations struggle with implementing agile solutions that can respond to change and opportunity as fast as customers demand. The successful ones are focusing their efforts on improving their DevOps strategy through real-time data. According to Splunk’s Driving DevOps Success with Data White Paper, “Without a platform to provide data-driven feedback, DevOps is unlikely to [...]