Public Business Intelligence / Data Warehouse Training Now Offered in the Boston Area

July 21, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
Monthly business intelligence and data warehousing training is now being offered in the Boston, MA area. IT departments and business groups can learn directly from Rick Sherman, founder of Athena IT Solutions and a monthly columnist with DM Review and Tech Target. Sherman teaches and speaks frequently at industry conferences such as DCI and TDWI.

The summer 2006 schedule is as follows:

•Fundamentals of Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing, Jul 20 - Jul 21, Aug 7 - Aug 8, and Sep 11- Sep 12
•Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing: Project Management, Jul 24 - Jul 25 and Sep 18 - Sep 19
•Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing: Architecture, Aug 14 - Aug 15 and Sep 25 - Sep 26

For full course descriptions and to register, see

Athena IT Solutions also offers onsite courses, which enable cost-effective training for team members, business users, IT management and business sponsors. Experienced instructors teach at customers’ sites to provide them with a better understanding on what it will take to be successful in their data warehousing and business intelligence projects. Onsite training can be customized and can include limited consulting.

About the instructor, Rick Sherman – Rick Sherman has over 20 years of business intelligence and data warehousing experience, having worked on more than 50 implementations as a director/practice leader at a Big Five firm and while managing his own firm. He is the founder of Athena IT Solutions, a Boston-based consulting firm that provides data warehouse and business intelligence consulting, training and vendor services. Sherman can be found blogging on performance management, data warehouse and business intelligence topics at The Data Doghouse. For more information see