DWH and Augmented Analytics Simplifies Info Management!

Is the Idea of Data Warehouse and Data Analytics Overwhelming You?

If your business is struggling to manage big data and data from disparate sources, your team should focus on several key areas. First, you will want to review your datawarehouse (DWH) capabilities. If those capabilities are not cutting-edge, you should consider a review and re-engineering of this area of your infrastructure to be sure your growing data needs can be satisfied so that your team is not overwhelmed or swamped with information.

Social BI Tools Support Business Users!

What is Social BI and How Can It Benefit My Business and Users?

Every business has heard and read about business intelligence and the benefits of building a base of intelligence from which to drive your business results and make fact-based decisions. One of the benefits that is often overlooked is the aspect of Social BI. When a business chooses a BI tool that encourages social BI, it further promotes user adoption, data democratization and data literacy. As business users embrace and share data, their level of proficiency and comfort will increase and the business can achieve the results it hopes for and improve productivity, collaboration and the use of data within the organization.

Can My Business Users Really Become Citizen Data Scientists?

What is a Citizen Data Scientist and How Do I Create Them in My Business?

What is a Citizen Data Scientist and what is the role of a Citizen Data Scientist? It isn’t as complicated as you might think. A Citizen Data Scientist is a business user working in a professional capacity within an enterprise – one who is collaborative and curious by nature and willing and ready to adopt augmented analytics tools to prepare and analyze data and use that data to gain insight into business issues and opportunities. The role of a Citizen Data Scientist is to interact with and liaise with IT and data scientists to define use cases and refine data output to be used in making fact-based decisions.

BI and Analytics Adds Value Across the Enterprise!

Even the Smallest Business Needs Business Analytics!

Start-Up, Small Biz? You Too Can Enjoy Business Intelligence and Analytics!

Every business has its unique needs, competitive strategy and challenges. But, not every business understands these factors or has the ability to make fact-based decisions. Even the smallest businesses deal with a lot of data every day and, while they may feel that they don’t need analytics, this oversight can mean that they do not consider all the data they have when they make a decision or that they tend to make decisions based on opinion or ‘gut feel’.
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Don’t Overlook the Impact of BI Tools on User Productivity!

Business Analytics and BI Tools ARE Right for Business Users

Is a Business Intelligence Solution Really Easy Enough for Business Users?

If you are thinking that business analytics is too complex for you (or your business users), you may want to take a step back and look at the exciting evolution of business analytics tools. Today’s business intelligence solutions and business analytics software offer easy-to-use tools and features that are suitable for business users at every skill level.

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Forget Complex ETL Skills. Self-Serve Data Prep is Here!

Can Self-Serve Data Preparation Really Produce Results?

What is Self-Service Data Preparation & Can it Provide Actual Business Results? 

Let’s cut to the chase! Results are everything and when you think of a task like preparing data for analytics, that task does not seem to have a direct connection to results. Or does it? Renowned technology research and analysis organization, Gartner, predicts that data and analytics organizations that provide agile, curated internal and external datasets for a range of content authors will realize twice the business benefits as those that do not.

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Data Analytics vs Business Analytics!

Data Analytics vs Business Analytics!

Data Analytics and Business Analytics: An Integrated Approach!

What’s the difference between business analytics and data analytics?

Business Analytics incorporates the skills, technologies, processes and practices to explore and understand exploration historical business performance and use that insight for business planning and issue resolution.

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Data Analytics Software: Affordable and Appropriate for All!

Data Analytics Tools are Right for Every Size Business!

Should My Small Business or Start-Up Use Data Analytics?

When a start-up or small business looks at its budget and resources, it often concludes that, while data analytics is important to its business, data analytics tools may be too complex, too sophisticated and too expensive to include in its initiatives and programs.

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A Message For Your Business: How to Become Data Literate!

Establishing a Data Literacy Program!

Why is Data Literacy Important?

If you have attended technology conferences or read industry publications, you have probably heard the term ‘Data Literacy’. If your enterprise is considering undertaking an initiative to encourage and nurture data literacy in your organization, you may be looking for a better understanding of the concept and the benefits.

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BI and Analytics Can Drive Performance!

Business Intelligence and Analytics for Your Team!

Data Analysis for Business Should Include Every Business User!

Business Intelligence and Analytics is as necessary for small businesses and start-ups as it is for a large enterprise. There is no room for a misstep or a market error in today’s competitive environment. Whether your business is local or global, all online or brick and mortar, government, public sector or consumer focused or playing in a very specialized market, you and your team need business intelligence and analytics tools.

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