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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
We are proud to announce that Platon joins Deloitte, the largest audit and consultancy firm in the world.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Still in the same neighbourhood, but at higher altitudes.
Monday, November 04, 2013
When Chr. Hansen wanted better access to data from multiple sources, including automated laboratory equipment, sensors and databases, they naturally sought help from an experienced partner in the Business Intelligence field, Platon. To ease research, the company implemented a hybrid cloud solution based on Windows Azure HDInsight Service. As a result, Chr. Hansen can now easily collect and process data from 100 times more trials than previously.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Earlier this week Platon held our annual IM conference in Copenhagen.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Platon’s Big Data expert Stig Torngaard cuts through the hype about Big Data and explains what it is, why it is useful and how to get started.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
In my previous post I argued that the term “Data” is a barrier to linking Business Processes and Business Rules to … well “Business Data” and that as a consequence of this “missing link” it is difficult to involve the business (and not IT) as the key responsible for “Business Data”.
Friday, March 15, 2013
There is not “Data”. There is only and always “Business Data”. Why this distinction?
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
If you have been introduced to the newest tool from Microsoft that comes with SQL Server 2012, and now sits back with more answers than questions, you can start here.
Friday, February 01, 2013
Scandinavian consultant firm Platon has been chosen to support Microsoft HDInsight for their big data customer implementations through Microsoft Corp.’s Big Data Partner Incubation Program.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Platon wishes all our clients and partners a Merry Christmas & a happy New Year.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
You now have the possibility of joining the Gartner summit at a exceptionally good package price!
Monday, September 03, 2012
The largest Information Management conferences in the Nordic countries are just around the bend!
Thursday, August 30, 2012
On the 11th of October Platon is proud sponsor of Nordic Informatica Day, held at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel in Stockholm.
Monday, June 11, 2012
The leading Danish Information Management consultancy firm Platon and the Dutch software supplier Be Informed have signed a strategic partnership agreement.
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Are you familiar with how product information can be used as a strategic asset across all departments within your company?
Friday, April 20, 2012
Are you familiar with Big Data and its ability to proactively understand the market not only historically but also in the future?
Monday, April 02, 2012
In May 2012 Platon will once again host four of our unique Platon Briefings in Stockholm. Participation is free!
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Platon is arranging a client trip to the SAP BI2012 conference. It will take place in Milan on the 5-8th of June, and you have the opportunity to travel with Platon at an attractive package price.
Friday, March 16, 2012
7-8 June 2012, Bygget Konferens, Stockholm
Friday, February 24, 2012
Microsoft's new porting of Hadoop for the cloud platform Windows Azure has been tested by Platon Infrastructure.
Friday, February 10, 2012
Continously certified Gold Partner since 2003.
Friday, February 10, 2012
Platon will present the SAP Information Steward.
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Platon is cited in a new article in Version2.dk
Monday, December 19, 2011
Read article at computerworld.dk and get three good advices about Business Intelligence on mobile
Monday, December 12, 2011
How important is the cloud for BI? Do we still struggle with poor data quality? And what to do with your feature-zombie? Hear what the Danish BI industry thinks about trends and solutions in a new article in Computerworld.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Platon wishes all our clients and partners a merry Christmas.
Friday, November 18, 2011
We are very proud to announce that Platon has been awarded MICROSOFT BI PARTNER OF THE YEAR 2011 in Denmark
Saturday, October 29, 2011
Once again Platon is Silver Sponsor at the Gartner BI Summit on 6-7th February 2012 in London, and you have the opportunity to travel with us to an extraordinary good package price.
Friday, October 28, 2011
Platon teams up with Qlikview
Friday, October 07, 2011
New version of www.platon.net
Wednesday, October 05, 2011
We are proud to announce that Platon’s Information Management blog has reached 2000 visitors.
Friday, September 16, 2011
BI is undergoing a dramatic change, and to stay on the front edge Platon has established the New Technology Lab, which aims to promote the adoption of new technologies both in Platon and at our customers.
Monday, September 12, 2011
Read about the IM2011 Conference on Platon’s blog
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Master Data Management projects can benefit from lessons learned from other change projects
Monday, September 05, 2011
If your goal is to optimize processes and increase business productivity, there is one critical condition - fast and complete insight into your data, so you and your colleagues can make the right decisions on the right foundation.
Monday, August 29, 2011
Since the start of august, more than 700 people have visited Platon’s Information Management blog.
Friday, August 12, 2011
We are very proud to announce that Platon has been awarded MICROSOFT BI PARTNER OF THE YEAR 2011 in Norway.
Tuesday, August 09, 2011
We have just released a new and exciting initiative – Platon’s IM blog
Wednesday, August 03, 2011
In 2011 Platon Infrastructure hosts a series of free Tech Briefings in Aarhus and Copenhagen.
Friday, June 17, 2011
The employees shall now have the opportunity to actively exploit the numerous data in the right situation - and soon the system will make the decisions itself.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
The local operations of Platon and DataFlux are teaming to promote data quality initiatives in Australia.
Monday, May 02, 2011
Platon highlighted as successful company by Microsoft.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Many projects fail because their goals are unclear or their course is diverted during execution. A concise vision statement can prevent this.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Platon is rated as leading Consulting Partner within SAP Business Analytics in the Danish Market.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Version2’s Business Intelligence conference will take place on the 9th of June 2011 in Copenhagen.
Wednesday, April 06, 2011
Platon Infrastructure adds a Microsoft Gold competency to the Platon Group.
Friday, February 25, 2011
The Data Vault certification class will be held 24-25th of March in Stockholm.
Thursday, February 03, 2011
As of February 1st 2011, Platon Finland (Platonfi) will be operating under the name Rongo as an associated company in the Platon Group.
Monday, January 10, 2011
Platon has developed a wide range of client cases that in a simple way describes some of the projects Platon has been involved in.
Wednesday, December 01, 2010
Platon is Silver Sponsor of the Gartner BI Summit 2011 and Bronze Sponsor of the Gartner MDM Summit 2011 in London.
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
As some of the first SAP-clients, Energinet.dk switched to SAP's business analytics product and integrated with the Business Warehouse. But it was not without problems being 'first mover'.
Friday, November 19, 2010
Have you ever had the feeling that the high-profile, well-paid consultants developing information-related strategies for your organization were a waste of time and money?
Friday, November 12, 2010
Platon's package gives you the best opportunity to meet like-minded individuals, share impressions, exchange your experiences and thus expand your network.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
In this new client case you can read how Energinet.dk now has Denmark’s most sophisticated HR reporting solution based on SAP Business Warehouse and SAP Business Objects.
Monday, November 08, 2010
If the need to care for data and manage it as an asset is so obvious, then why isn’t it happening?
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Business Intelligence is common in many companies, but there is still much to accomplish, before an adequate amount of people have access to BI. Maybe companies should “iPhonize” their BI solutions.
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
The knowledge worker of the future is born with an iPhone in the hand and will provide Business Intelligence with much more cooperation.
Monday, October 25, 2010
What do you do when the amount of data is growing so fast that you risk drowning in them?
Monday, August 30, 2010
It’s true that many MDM projects fail due to bad project management, but many others have good project managers and good methodologies and still fail. Why is that? More importantly, how do you avoid the same fate?
Monday, August 16, 2010
We are proud to announce that Platon has been awarded the MICROSOFT BI PARTNER of the year in Norway 2010. The award was presented and handed over during a country reception with the Norwegian partners attending (100+) the Microsoft World Partner Conference in Washington, 13. Juli. 2010.
Thursday, August 05, 2010
Platon is one of the companies featured in the “Vendors We’re Watching in 2010”-list from www.information-management.com.
Wednesday, August 04, 2010
In a new article in Information Management, the due time for BI to engage in true master data management has come. - The strategy to reach a single version of the truth.
Tuesday, July 06, 2010
It’s close to an inexcusable mistake, if an entire ministry gets paralyzed, because a single component fails. This is the message from expert in disaster tests Michael Frandsen, Practice Director from Platon Infrastructure, in a new article on Version2.dk
Thursday, June 24, 2010
In a new article in Information Management Thomas Ravn, Practice Director at Platon, describes how the classic approach to project and scope management brings with it the unfortunate side effect of new information silos.
Thursday, June 17, 2010
Platon are introducing a new concept to share our thoughts and ideas on different relevant market subjects. We have so far produced 3 short papers called “Platon recommends” and there will be many more to come in the near future.
Monday, June 07, 2010
A new article in Information Management gives you 4 recommendations on how to divide the responsibilities, when introducing a data governance model in a company where a strong system owner culture exists.
Tuesday, May 18, 2010
In this new product sheet Platon introduces our view on smart metering and the need to manage information.
Friday, May 07, 2010
Platon would like to invite you to join our online Business Intelligence (BI) and Master Data Management (MDM) maturity surveys.
Tuesday, March 02, 2010
In continuation of last year’s great success, Platon is proud to present the program for the Platon Business Briefings, spring 2010. Participation is free!
Monday, February 22, 2010
Platon’s article about “How to Measure and Monitor the Quality of Master Data” came in as the 5th most popular of all stories in 2009 at Information-Management.com.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
In continuation of last year’s great success, Platon is proud to present the program for the Platon Business Briefings, spring 2010. Participation is free!
Friday, December 18, 2009
A new article in Computerworld.dk shows a future big potential for Business Intelligence and Business Analytics in the public sector in Denmark. This statement comes from a report made by IDC.
Wednesday, November 25, 2009
Platon has once again been asked to provide an instructor for a two day MDM seminar hosted by Marcus Evans. This time the seminar will be held on February 22rd -23rd 2010 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and the seminar will, like last time, be held by Practice Director Thomas Ravn from Platon US.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Dear visitor. Thank you for stopping by the Platon website. We wishes all our customers and friends a Happy Holiday and a Prosperous New Year and look forward to see you again at www.platon.net in the new year.
Friday, October 23, 2009
From the 2th – 4th of November Platon is proud sponsor of Europe’s most interesting BI & DW conferences, held in London. At the conference Jørgen Steines, Practice Director from Platon and Kasper Damsøe, System Manager from Novo Nordisk will be presenting the Novo Nordisk Case Study, Local BI Strategy – Does it Make Sense?
Monday, October 19, 2009
Microsoft has created a video detailing one of the biggest and most interesting projects in Platons history.
Tuesday, October 06, 2009
A new article on version2.dk tells the story about Platon’s newly established subsidiary company that provides infrastructure consulting. Frank Dannacher, Managing Director in Platon Infrastructure, thought that independent consultancy was in short supply, which is why Platon Infrastructure was established.
Monday, October 05, 2009
3 co-located conferences (DAMA International Europe Conference, the Data Warehouse & Business Intelligence Conference Europe and the Information Quality Conference Europe) are held in London on the 2-4 November 2009 at Park Plaza Victoria Hotel in London.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Do you also want to have a good night’s sleep, every night? Attend our seminars in Aarhus, Copenhagen or Stockholm and we will tell you how.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Platon is proud to announce that we are media sponsor at the 4th Annual TDWI Amsterdam Event. Attend the event with reference to Platon and gain 15% discount.
Friday, September 11, 2009
In times of crisis, streamlined decision-making is the key to success. Attend our seminar, and experience how Vestas Wind Systems (Aarhus) and/or Konica Minolta (Copenhagen) has been keeping track of all important KPIs by exploiting the many opportunities in a Microsoft Business Intelligence solution.
Friday, August 21, 2009
Platon is a proud sponsor of one of this year’s most interesting conference, Business Intelligence – Strengthen your business in times of crises, 1st of October 2009.
Thursday, August 06, 2009
Far too often MDM initiatives are driven by IT people with limited understanding of how to provide optimal business process support. A very typical scenario is the problem where Master Data process is not integrated in the business process but rather considered as a separate process that comes after.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Establishments in new markets, several new and experienced employees as well as increased profit characterized the 2008 result which again set new standards for Platon.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Data quality in our IT systems is the fuel of the business processes and therefore important to control. The quality of master data can only be managed properly if it is measured and monitored correctly and the article “How to Measure and Monitor the Quality of Master Data” on Information-management.com gives you some important models. The article is based on the approach and principles in Platon Insight®, the industry leading Information Management methodology.
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Platons website is from April 2009 CO2-neutral. This means that Platon buys certified CO2-quotes that cover the discharge of CO2 from all of Platons severs and from visitor’s computers, monitors etc. This way Platon will achieve a CO2-neutralisation and green climate friendly surfing.
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Denmark and Sweden tops the list in a new global IT report and is ranked better than the US, which were the previous top ranking country. Finland, Iceland and Norway are right behind and thereby in the unique top 10 out of 134 countries.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009
The largest independent conference in the Nordic region is back the 16-17 June 2009 in Copenhagen. IM2009 – Information as an Asset Conference – features inspiring speakers from a multitude of countries/industries and with more than 20 companies presenting their real-life cases.
Friday, March 06, 2009
With the establishment of Platon Infrastructure, the fast growing Information Management (IM) consultancy, Platon, strengthens its technical profile. Platon Infrastructure focuses on advisory and implementation services around IT infrastructure. Platon Infrastructure supplements the Platon Group’s core business of Business Intelligence and Data Management with a strong technical arm, in order to solve clients’ general challenges in administering, optimizing and operating systems hardware and software, primarily on Windows platforms.
Thursday, February 26, 2009
Platon have in cooperation with Marcus Evans arranged a MDM training session in Singapore the 27th and 28th of July 2009. This introductory course will be held by Thomas Ravn from Platon US, presenting the key challenges and solution approaches within the world of MDM.
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Platon is attending as a sponsor at the MDM Summit London 2009 and invites you to come and visit our stand at Park Plaza Victoria the 21st – 22nd of April 2009.
Thursday, February 05, 2009
With the merger between Business Objects and SAP NetWeaver BI, Business Objects is introduced to the world of SAP. This new technology and business merger makes perfect sense within an IM context and brings several interesting opportunities.
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Platon and Platon Insight have been very positively referenced in the online magazine called IT-Director.com because of the involvement and depth in many MDM projects.
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
In March 2009, the Platon Academy offers two of its industry leading Information Management courses in New York for the first time.
Tuesday, November 04, 2008
It is with great pleasure that we can announce that Platon has been awarded Microsoft's Business Intelligence Partner of the year award 2008 in Denmark.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Platon has been selected based on our understanding of the GS1 System and how the system integrates with our services.
Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Platon & HP offers a complete travel package to Gartner BI Summit 2009 (19 January to 22 January) with a saving of up to 1000 EURO.
Friday, September 26, 2008
It is with great pleasure that we can announce the opening of Platon US Inc. per October 1st 2008.
Monday, September 22, 2008
Platon are proud to announce the introduction of their acclaimed one day Master Data Management training course (MDM) to the UK, to be run on 28 October and 25 November in London.
Friday, August 08, 2008
The company now has the overview of what happens in the organization which was previously missing, and this has led to several additional bonuses. However, the process has not been without problems.
Monday, August 04, 2008
In an effort to meet the demand for a quick and easy way to keep up to date with current events and news from Platon and the world of Information Management we have made a newsletter.
 
Monday, June 30, 2008
It is with great pleasure that we can announce the opening of Platon (UK) Ltd, Platon’s UK subsidiary as per July 1st 2008.
 
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
This year IM2008 conference in Copenhagen proved to be the biggest yet.
 
Wednesday, May 28, 2008
Michael Borges, CEO of Platon, recently participated in an exclusive interview with Ron Powell and the Business Intelligence Network.
 
Monday, May 19, 2008
During the first two weeks of June, Platon is giving two Business Briefings related to the acquisitions SAP has made in the area of Business Intelligence and Performance Management.
 
Wednesday, May 07, 2008
Platon – no longer “just” a Nordic business…
 
Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Platon is pleased to announce that we now have consultants certified in Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007.
 
Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Platon has launched a completely new website.
 
Monday, March 24, 2008
Platon proudly present the largest and most ambitious Information Management Conference ever in the Nordic Region with a focus on Business Intelligence, Data Management, Information Strategy and Performance Management.
 
Thursday, March 20, 2008
Platon are sponsoring the “Analytic Software to Business Intelligence 2008”, which presents inspirational speakers from among others Platon, IDC Europe, Danske Bank, COOP and McDonalds.
 
Saturday, March 01, 2008
Come join us for "Application Lifecycle Management for Business Intelligence using Visual Studio Team System Workshop".
 
Thursday, November 08, 2007
With the acquisition of the consultant company Aplaton, Platon ventures into the market for unstructured information. The purchase adds competences within Platon for Information Lifecycle Management (ILM), including legal competences, and now enables Platon to cover the whole Information Management business area.
 
Friday, July 13, 2007
Stig Hallvard Jenssen, Chief Executive Officer, and Thomas Brørs, Vice President - Business Consulting, give their comments on the topics “Strategic effort is key” and “Business Intelligence in the Organization” to Dagen Næringliv, a technical journal published by MediaPlanet.
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2007
Platon proudly presented the largest and most ambitious Information Management Conference with focus on Business Intelligence and Data Management ever in the Nordic Region at Hotel Scandic Copenhagen 22-23 May 2007.
 
Thursday, March 15, 2007
Platon are sponsoring the Data Warehouse conference 2007 which presents Peter Hidas from Gartner Norway AS and Frank Buytendijk from Hyperion as Keynotes. The conference takes place the 19th and 20th of April 2007 at Thon Hotel Opera in Oslo.
 
Friday, February 09, 2007
Jørgen Steines, VP Consultant in Platon, and Jeanette Møller, Senior Master Data Program Manager in Nordea, speaks about the success behind the Customer Master Data in Nordea.
 
Friday, January 05, 2007
Platon has now over the last few months been building the foundation for the international expansion strategy announced in Q4 2006. The international team at Platon has been working hard traveling to conferences and meeting with potential partners and customers broadcasting the Information Management message of Platon.
 
Friday, December 22, 2006
As part of Platons increased focus on the CPM market a new partner agreement with Hyperion has been signed

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