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MicroStrategy & LDAP authentication

LDAP stands for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. It is an application protocol used to manage and access the directory service.

Every email program has a personal address book, but how can we look up an address for someone who’s never sent you an email? read more >

AWS re:Invent

AWS re:Invent 2016

I’ve been given the opportunity to join my coworkers and attend one of the biggest conferences in the world, AWS re:Invent. I’ve been working with AWS services for the past three years and I was excited to be a part of this event. I spent a lot of time looking through all of the information about the conference, maps, events, sessions, experiences from previous years, etc.. read more >

Integration of PeopleSoft with BI Publisher

Introduction

While working as a BI Developer I’ve had a chance to use several Oracle technologies on different projects. Usually clients tend to combine a least two products from the same tech stack as they are intuitively integrated and easy to use together. read more >

Text Analytics with SAP HANA

Introduction

BI companies are dealing with huge amounts of data which comes in a different kind of forms. Data and its surrounding content are telling us which is the most selling product, what people think about the product prices, are they too high, how many people based on their ages or gender are using specific product, and similar. From the given data, companies have to find and extract information they need.

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Using Python to retrieve AWS SQS messages

Recently, a customer asked us to enhance an analytic solution by integrating a new subject area. Given that our platform is already entirely hosted in AWS, I was relieved and excited to find that the subject area could publish payloads to Amazon SQS. Though we hadn’t yet integrated anything with SQS, I knew that this approach would provide a lot of benefits as it relates to reliability, scalability and security. Now, I just had to figure out how to best consume the payload.  read more >