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What Led to the Recent Huge Buzz Around Analytics?

April 19, 2017 by Noah Data

Analytics have been used by businesses for decades, so why are they experiencing a meteoric rise now? To answer this question, we need to get the Big Picture. This article shares key factors that led to the huge buzz around analytics today.[read more]

Why Business Intelligence Needs Bots

April 18, 2017 by Eran Levy

Modern business intelligence software can enable business users to get the answers they need without an expertise in data analysis, but many organizations still struggle when it comes to driving adoption. Enter the hero of the hour: Bots.[read more]

Developing BI for Mobile - Optimal Access with Security

April 13, 2017 by Annie Bustos

Developing the right mobile application requires a carefully planned strategy that will result in productive BI experiences. Here are some best practices to consider.[read more]


In-Memory Databases: Is it Time for Businesses to Shift from Disk Storage?

April 12, 2017 by Jenny Richards

The old database system was majorly characterized by disk storage and relational databases. Over the years, this industry has undergone an intensive revolution, eventually ushering in the now popular in-memory database.[read more]

Workforce Planning and HR Analytics

April 7, 2017 by Sarah Smith

There's been quite a lot of buzz regarding workforce analytics and its benefit to companies of every kind. The real challenge lies in converting disparate types of "people data" into strategies your company can actually utilize.[read more]

Analyst, Scientist, or Specialist? Choosing Your Data Job Title

April 5, 2017 by Eran Levy

There are several possible data job titles, including Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Business Analyst, and Data Specialist. It’s important to hone in on the one that best matches your capabilities and aspirations, possibly leaving the door open for further career development later.[read more]


The Future of Business Intelligence is collaborative

March 27, 2017 by Julian Schulte

To make BI collaborative, a clear publishing strategy for data that satisfies the different information needs of stakeholders is necessary and requires attention of BI leaders. Leveraging communication tools like Slack helps integrating analytics to the natural workflow of every user and raises awareness for data.[read more]

Big Data Mistakes That Most Companies Make

March 25, 2017 by Rick Delgado

Modern industries have been revolutionized by big data, and more businesses of every size are adopting it each day. However, even though big data has been around this long, there are still many heavy hitting mistakes being made with how it’s used.[read more]

How Big Data Is Driving Airline Loyalty Programs

March 23, 2017 by Mark Ross-Smith

Look under the hood to understand how data and business intelligence is the driving force behind record profits for airline loyalty programs.[read more]

5 Big Predictions for Business Intelligence in 2017

March 10, 2017 by Eran Levy

Change is coming. And for most businesses, it can’t get here fast enough. But are you ready for better business intelligence? Here’s what to expect.[read more]

Here’s Why Natural Language Processing is the Future of BI

March 9, 2017 by Eran Levy

Every time you ask Siri for directions, a complex chain of cutting edge code is activated. It allows ‘her’ to understand your question, find the information you’re looking for, and respond to you in a language that you understand. This has only become possible in the last few years. Until now, we have been interacting with computers in a...[read more]


How to Integrate Finance and Operations by Leveraging Cloud Storage

March 7, 2017 by Sean Mallon

Finance executives almost never get to see the full picture of the performance of the company as they are only presented with certain types of data that relate to their work. Since their tasks mainly involve things like setting budgets, preparing financial reports and planning, they only get financial data as this is what they use for...[read more]

What Can Anthony Hopkins Teach You About Machine Learning?

March 3, 2017 by Eran Levy

This post is us doing our part to cut through the hype and help business folks of all types (but mostly, the non-techies) understand what AI and machine learning is really all about.[read more]

The Enterprise Graph – From Connections To Customer Insights

March 3, 2017 by Peter Perera

Know more, sell more. That’s the bottom-line when looking to introduce graph databases into the enterprise.[read more]

A Sweeter Spot for the CDO?

February 21, 2017 by Peter James Thomas

In one way that’s a big figure, in another, it is a small fraction of the at least medium-sized companies out there. So it seems that penetration of the CDO role still has some way to go.[read more]