5:30pm - 8:00pm PT, Oracle Conference Center, 350 Oracle Parkway, Room 203, Redwood Shores, CA . Presentations by Naresh Revanuru & Ballav Bihani (Oracle) and by Oracle ACE Director Aleksandar Seovic. Free pizza!
Why do so many data warehousing project fail? "The root cause of most of these failures lies at the very initial conceptualizing of the project, " explains Karthic Balasubramani. "The most fundamental questions are not asked and the urge to deliver a BI solution precedes any logical comprehension of the actual requirement."