Augmented Analytics Solution: Pass or Fail?

Choose an Augmented Analytics Solution Your Business Users Will WANT to Adopt!

Your senior management team has decided to engender digital transformation and improve data literacy across the enterprise. As a primary step in this process, the team wants to implement an augmented analytics solution that will encourage business users to get involved in data analytics, to use data to make fact-based decisions and to present, report and collaborate using real, current and clear information that will support collaboration and improve results.

Self-Serve Data Preparation Prepares You for the Future!

Don’t Be Afraid of Self-Serve Data Preparation! It’s Easy. You Can Do It!

Oh, the mysterious world of data preparation! It is daunting and confusing and…wait, no! It doesn’t have to be. If you aren’t employed as an IT professional, a business analyst or a data scientist, you probably see this arena as confusing and intimidating and you probably want nothing to do with data preparation. BUT, when you need a report, or you have to provide a recommendation to your boss in a staff meeting, you desperately need that data and that analysis, don’t you?

Give Your Business Users Simple Augmented Analytics!

Business Users Don’t Have to Be Data Scientists (But Basic Knowledge is Great)

When you launch an analytics solution within your enterprise, you are probably concerned about getting your business users to adopt that solution. If you can’t engage the business user and achieve user adoption, your return on investment (ROI) will be poor!  But, it is important to understand that the right augmented analytics solution can provide the structure and foundation for business users without requiring them to have a sophisticated knowledge of algorithms and analytical techniques.

What Is Assisted Predictive Modeling And Is It Suitable For Business Users?

What is Assisted Predictive Modeling?

Assistive Predictive Modeling incorporates complex, sophisticated analytical and forecasting techniques in a self-serve environment where business users can employ tools to guide them through recommended techniques and report formats and ensure that the methods and reports they choose are appropriate to the type of data and information they need.

Balance Data Quality with Data Agility!

Data Quality and Data Agility are Both Important to Success!

Data Quality vs. Data Agility – A Balanced Approach!

Sometimes we are so focused on perfection that we do not see the benefit of agility. Consider the emergence of the brainstorming concept as an example. We learned quite some time ago that if used the brainstorming concept of freewheeling, non-judgmental discussion we could bounce ideas off one another and often come up with innovative ideas that would not have resulted from a discussion that was more restrictive.

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What is SSDP and Can it Truly Make Analytics Self-Serve?

What is SSDP and Can it Truly Make Analytics Self-Serve?

SSDP (otherwise known as self-serve data preparation) is the logical evolution of business intelligence analytical tools. With self-serve tools, data discovery and analytics tools are accessible to team members and business users across the enterprise.

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Augmented Data Preparation and Self-Service ETL!

Self-Service Data Preparation that is Easy and Worry-Free!

What is Self Service Data Preparation?

Data prep can slow down analytics and cause delays. Self-service data preparation (when done right) can enable business users to leverage sophisticated, easy-to-use tools for self-serve ETL. Data extraction, transformation and loading (otherwise known as ETL) can be time-consuming and requires professional skills but self-service ETL will walk business users through an augmented data preparation process and take the complicated, confusing steps out of the process by helping the user make decisions on how to prepare, clean, reduce and use the data in the best way possible.

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What is Self-Service Data Preparation?

Self-Serve Data Prep is Key to Data Democratization!

Data Literacy and Self-Serve Data Prep Encourage Citizen Data Scientists!

In years past, data preparation was the domain of IT professionals and data scientists. In order to prepare data for analysis, one had to find, gather, and prepare the data and that preparation included cleaning, combining, reduction and shaping of the data.

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Augmented Analytics for Every Business and Industry!

Can Self-Serve Data Prep Really Work for Business Users?

Is An Augmented Analytics Solution Right for My Organization?

Self-Serve Data Preparation is a critical component of augmented analytics. If these terms seem foreign to you, just know that they represent the future of business analysis. As organizations adopt self-serve business analysis, the business user with average technology skills must be able to leverage tools that are sophisticated, yet easy to use.

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Self-Serve Data Preparation for YOUR Users

Augmented Data Prep is Suitable for Every Business User

Self-Serve Data Prep Should be Just That – Self-Serve!

Self-serve has many meanings. You can pump your own gas, you can serve yourself at a buffet, and sometimes you can even do your own data preparation. You will notice that I said ‘sometimes’. That is because you have to choose the right tool if you want to really participate in self-serve data preparation.

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