Steve Hughes is a Principal Consultant at Magenic. His area of expertise is in data and business intelligence architecture on the Microsoft SQL Server platform. He was also the data architect for a SaaS company which delivered a transportation management solution for fleets across the United States. Steve has co-authored two books and delivered more than 30 presentations on SQL Server and data architecture over the past six years. He also provides insights from the field on his blog at http://dataonwheels.wordpress.com.
This past Tuesday, February 14, I was invited to discuss how technology can be used to help analyze data for the purposes of Market Research at Minnesota School of Business. A friend of mine, Shane Smith, is teaching this class and invited me to show how the tools I work with every day can help [...]