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Automatically Update Frozen Reports in Dashboards

exploreanalytics - November 10, 2015

Many of you are embedding Explore Analytics reports on ServiceNow dashboards, as well as Sharepoint, Google Sites, or other portals.Often, these reports are live, but in some…

Uncategorized
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An Overview of ServiceNow Reporting Approaches

exploreanalytics - January 7, 2015

ServiceNow, as a platform, provides an incredible opportunity for visibility and transparency. With ServiceNow as a single system of record, IT organizations are collecting more data than…

Cloud-Based BI for On-Premise Data
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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Cloud-Based BI for On-Premise Data

exploreanalytics - July 10, 2013

The title of this article is no oxymoron. Why should cloud-based Business Intelligence (Cloud BI) solutions be limited to cloud-based data only? In fact, you should expect…

Real-Time Access to SaaS Data
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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Real-Time Access to SaaS Data

exploreanalytics - May 9, 2013

IntroductionData stored in SaaS applications is often inaccessible to BI tools. This is a major headache to early adopters of SaaS applications. With on-premise applications, IT departments…

Big Data
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Animated Data Visualization

exploreanalytics - March 8, 2013

Animation for the sake of catching the viewer's eye without adding information can quickly become an annoyance. However, when used correctly, animation can greatly improve the visualization…

Analytics
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Broadening the Reach of Self-Service BI

exploreanalytics - December 17, 2012

The necessity of self-service is obvious once you realize that traditional BI has limited reach within user communities. For example, BI dashboards are typically tailored to the…

Data Visualization
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2012 Presidential Elections Popular Vote

exploreanalytics - November 20, 2012

The following chart is a good example of displaying diverging data using color. We set “50%” as the neutral point and show higher values in one color…

Statistics
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Visualizing Data Correlation Using an XY Chart

exploreanalytics - July 6, 2012

The XY chart is great for visualizing relationships between numerical data and finding correlations. Data can be presented as a scatter plot or a bubble chart. Let’s…