Rebecca Shomair

Senior Director of Corporate Communications

October 7, 2016
12 Years of Self-Service Business Analytics with Pentaho
A lot can happen in twelve years…that’s 624 Sunday morning papers, 48 lunar eclipses, and three presidential elections. Twelve years ago on October 8, 2004, five technologist gathered with the desire to achieve positive, disruptive change in the business analytics market, dominated by expensive heavy-weight products built on outdated technology...and...
March 11, 2016
How Mo’Mix Helps Create Transformative Value with Pentaho ETL Tools
What can you do to find the right information to unlock transformative value? Erin Latham, president of Mo'Mix Solutions, explains how Pentaho ETL tools can help. “...they would spend millions on these huge legacy implementations, yet at the end of the day, it felt like their data was in a...
October 12, 2015
Pentaho Awarded Industry Excellence Award from Dresner Advisory Services
Pentaho shines again! Just in time for PentahoWorld, Pentaho is honored for “Industry Excellence”. With the conclusion of our own Pentaho Excellence Awards on the horizon we are honored to receive an Industry Excellence Award from Dresener Advisory services for “Value Leadership” in 2015. We feel that this is no...
October 12, 2015
What a difference a year makes! We watched the Big Data market mature at a rapid pace and our customers contribute by putting their Big Data to work to achieve real business value. PentahoWorld is our chance to showcase this expertise and offer attendees an impressive agenda centered to the...
January 22, 2015
Pentaho co-founder and CTO, James Dixon is who we have to thank for the term, ‘Data Lake.’ He first wrote about the Data Lake concept on his blog in 2010, Pentaho, Hadoop and Data Lakes . After the numerous interpretations and feedback, he revisited the concept and definition here: Data...
November 25, 2014
It’s almost that time of year – where retailers offer ridiculous discounts enticing holiday shoppers to buy gifts for their loved ones and themselves. While many will wait with bellies full of Thanksgiving turkey for blow out sales at 12:01AM on Black Friday, more than half of the U.S. consumers...
October 30, 2014
This year we celebrated our Regional Partner of the Year Award winners at a ceremony held during our first annual worldwide conference, PentahoWorld , in Orlando, Florida. Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer Richard Daley handed out awards to BizCubed (APAC), BNova (EMEA) and Oncase (LATAM) in front of 400 attendees...
September 24, 2014
Marist College is a medium-sized school with a Big Data promise – to help all students graduate. The liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, is taking a data-driven approach to education by utilizing big data and predictive analytics to tackle the degree completion crisis that’s trending in higher education...
September 23, 2014
Guest blog by Marcos Andersen, Head of IT, SPOTPROMO I’ve watched PentahoWorld unfold over the last few months, and I see it as a must-attend for companies and professionals who have adopted Pentaho platform. Our impression is that this is a well-organized, truly global event, with users, partners, and experts...
September 5, 2014
Much like how Netflix and Amazon offer their customers ‘preferential content,’ Silverchair Information Systems is now able to provide richer and more valuable contextual data in advertising feeds to create personalized content recommendations based on a reader’s history. Working with the STM publishing industry (customers include the American Medical Association,...