Manny Perez, the inventor of TM1, shares his story on how he got the idea and influences to build TM1. A database born from working at Exxon to develop a prototype to replace a time sharing planning system. Manny’s discovery to build an in-memory functional database for the prototype was not easy an easy sell to IT, as relational databases was the dominant technology in the 1980s. Listen to Manny’s recollection on the history of TM1, recorded at the Cubewise EDU TM1 and Planning Analytics User Conference in Paris 2019.
Interviewed by Ben Heinl.