Specializing in Enterprise Data Warehousing
and Business Intelligence since 1991.
Larissa Moss is founder and president of Method Focus Inc. She has over 30 years of IT experience, with over 20 years in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence. She is a favorite speaker at TDWI, DAMA, and IQ conferences in the US and Europe. Her topics include data warehousing, business intelligence, master data management, agile DW project management, spiral DW methodologies, enterprise information architecture, data integration, and data quality.
Larissa Moss is widely published. In 1991, she self-published her first methodology RSDM 2000, Relational System Development Methodology, Volumes I & II. Since then, she co-authored the books Data Warehouse Project Management, Impossible Data Warehouse Situations, Business Intelligence Roadmap, and Data Strategy. She is currently working on her book Extreme Scoping: An Agile Approach for Enterprise DW and BI Projects. Her articles are frequently published in DM Review, Teradata Magazine, TDWI Journal of Data Warehousing, TDWI Flash Point, Cutter IT Journal, and EIMI Magazine. Her white papers include Organizational and Cultural Barriers to Business Intelligence, Developing BI Decision-Support Applications: Not Business As Usual, Data Quality is Not Optional, and The Importance of Data Modeling as a Foundation for Business Insight.
Her present and past associations include Third Party Influencers of Teradata, the IBM Gold Group, the Cutter Consortium (BI Practice), DAMA Los Angeles Chapter, the Relational Institute, and Codd & Date Consulting Group. She was a part-time faculty member at the Extended University of California Polytechnic University Pomona, and has been lecturing for The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), the Cutter Consortium, MIS Training Institute, Digital Consulting Inc. (DCI), and Professional Education Strategies Group, Inc. (PESG).