James D. Miller

James D. Miller

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An IBM certified expert, creative innovator and accomplished Director, Sr. Project Leader & Application/System Architect with +35 years of extensive applications and system design & development experience across multiple platforms and technologies. Experiences include introducing customers to new and sometimes disruptive technologies and platforms, integrating with IBM Watson Analytics, Cognos BI, TM1 and Web architecture design, systems analysis, GUI design and testing, Database modelling and systems analysis, design, and development of OLAP, Client/Server, Web and Mainframe applications and systems utilizing: IBM Watson Analytics, IBM Cognos BI & TM1 (TM1 rules, TI, TM1Web and Planning Manager), Cognos Framework Manager, dynaSight - ArcPlan, ASP, DHTML, XML, IIS, MS Visual Basic and VBA, Visual Studio, PERL, SPLUNK, WebSuite, MS SQL Server, ORACLE, SYBASE Server, etc.

Responsibilities have also included all aspects of Windows and SQL solution development & design including: analysis; GUI (and Web site) design; data modelling; table, screen/form & script development; SQL (and remote stored procedures and triggers) development/testing; test preparation and management and training of programming staff. Other experience includes development of ETL infrastructure such as data transfer automation between mainframe (DB2, Lawson, Great Plains, etc.) systems and client/server SQL server & Web based applications & integration of enterprise applications & data sources.

Mr. Miller has acted as Internet Applications Development Mgr. responsible for the design, development, QA and delivery of multiple Web Sites including online trading applications, warehouse process control & scheduling systems, administrative and control applications. Mr. Miller also was responsible for the design, development and administration of a Web based financial reporting system for a 450-million-dollar organization, reporting directly to the CFO and his executive team.

Mr. Miller has also been responsible for managing and directing multiple resources in various management roles including project and team leader, lead developer and applications development director.

Jim has authored the following: Mastering Predictive Analytics with R - Second Edition, Big Data Visualization, Learning IBM Watson Analytics, Implementing Splunk - Second Edition, Mastering Splunk, IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification Guide

In addition to the above, Jim has written a number of whitepapers on best practices such as “Establishing a Center of Excellence” and continues to post blogs on a number of relevant topics based upon personal experiences and industry best practices.

Jim is a perpetual learner continuing to pursue experiences and certifications, currently holding the following current technical certifications: IBM Certified Developer Cognos TM1, IBM Certified Analyst Cognos TM1, IBM Certified Administrator Cognos TM1, IBM Cognos TM1 Master 385 Certification, IBM Certified Advanced Solution Expert Cognos TM1, IBM OpenPages Developer Fundamentals C2020-001-ENU, IBM Cognos 10 BI Administrator C2020-622, IBM Cognos 10 BI Author C2090-620-ENU, IBM Cognos BI Professional C2090-180-ENU, IBM Cognos 10 BI Metadata Model Developer C2090-632, IBM Certified Solution Expert - Cognos BI

Specialties: The evaluation and introduction of innovative and disruptive technologies, Cloud migration, IBM Watson Analytics, Big Data, Data Visualizations, Cognos BI and TM1 application Design and Development, OLAP, Visual Basic, SQL Server, Forecasting and Planning; International Application Development, Business Intelligence, Project Development & Delivery and process improvement.

Books from James D. Miller

IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification guide Book Cover
IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification guide
$ 38.99
$ 10.00
Mastering Splunk Book Cover
Mastering Splunk
$ 29.99
$ 10.00
Implementing Splunk - Second Edition Book Cover
Implementing Splunk - Second Edition
$ 43.99
$ 10.00
Learning IBM Watson Analytics Book Cover
Learning IBM Watson Analytics
$ 35.99
$ 10.00
Big Data Visualization Book Cover
Big Data Visualization
$ 35.99
$ 10.00
Statistics for Data Science Book Cover
Statistics for Data Science
$ 31.99
$ 10.00
Mastering Predictive Analytics with R - Second Edition Book Cover
Mastering Predictive Analytics with R - Second Edition
$ 39.99
$ 10.00