Big Data
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Contextomy No More

Erica Driver - August 7, 2013

If I was to give you a date; November 9th 1989, what would that mean to you? As a date on its own it means nothing.  However, …

Big Data
144 views

Tag, Anyone?

Erica Driver - July 16, 2013

The nature of data is changing. At the moment organizations gather data from many different sources including loyalty cards, machine logs, sensor arrays, and social media sentiment…

Data Replication: The Reality
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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Data Replication: The Reality

Erica Driver - July 9, 2013

For a Business Discovery platform to meet the expectations of today’s information worker (fast response times, high degrees of interactivity, self-service data exploration and discovery) and scale…

Analytics
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What Is Insight? Is It Visual?

Erica Driver - June 7, 2013

Shall we play a game?What word can connect all three of these words?PineCrabSauceHere's a picture to give you time to think - be warned though, looking at…

Analytics
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Switching Over to “The Leading New Analytic Architecture”

Erica Driver - April 30, 2013

Gartner recently published a new research note called ‘Market Trends: The Collision of Data Discovery and Business Intelligence Will Cause Destruction.’ (Data discovery is Gartner’s term for…

Analytics
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Consumerization Revisited: Why Aesthetics Matter

Erica Driver - April 21, 2013

I’ve been an advocate of the consumerization of BI for a number of years. Business Discovery platforms like QlikView that embody consumer oriented characteristics are more acceptable…

Analytics
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Business Discovery Apps: Data Visualization Plus

Erica Driver - April 10, 2013

In the Harvard Business Review blog article by senior editor Scott Berinato, “Your Business Needs Insight, Not Just Pretty Pictures” (March 19, 2013), the author identifies an…

Analytics
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Data Visualization: Storytelling, Skills, and Utility

Erica Driver - April 5, 2013

I recently read an interview on the Harvard Business Review blog with Amanda Cox, who is a trained statistician and the graphics editor at the New York…

Analytics
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The Information Supply Chain and the Growth of Enterprise App Stores

Erica Driver - March 20, 2013

Analysts at Forrester and Gartner are seeing a rise in adoption of enterprise app stores. As Forrester looks ahead a few years, they see corporate app stores…

Uncategorized
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Synchronize Your Brains with (Data) Storytelling

Erica Driver - February 26, 2013

We all like stories. Why? We can lose ourselves in them for a time. Stories can make us feel as if we are experiencing something new. This…