Bad Credit? You're Fired!

The news is worrying, but perhaps not entirely unexpected. The IRD briefing focused on Enterprise Data Management, with one discussion specifically on the subject of data management and the credit crunch-and panelists were divided on its potential fallout in the data world.

Aite Group analyst Adam Honore warned that "If sub-prime hits hard, EDM-because it is hard to visualize at the executive level-could be a tough sell in 2008." In contrast, Neil Edelstein, senior director of product solutio