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    November 20, 2015

    Why Data Democratization Pays Off

    To some extent, virtually all business decision makers rely on business intelligence (BI) analytics and reporting. And, according to an online survey conducted by Forrester Research in 2014, more that 40 percent of organizations using BI achieve double-digit ROI on their investments within two years. [1] Not only that, but top performing companies tend ..
    November 18, 2015

    Data Democratization: The Time is Now

    There was a lot of talk at the Tableau Conference last month about the challenge of getting the right data into Tableau. There’s a process bottleneck between IT and the business that prevents the easy flow of data in the organization. Data democratization is a powerful concept that ultimately enables companies to compete on analytics. From EDW to Big DataI..
    November 12, 2015

    BI AGILITY WITH BIG DATA REACH

    Recently I was thinking about the data bottleneck between BI analysts and IT that can add months to analytics initiatives before they produce any meaningful insight. It’s not just that most enterprises are saddled with legacy infrastructure for handling data. Tools like Tableau, Qlik, and Spotfire have created an order of magnitude increase in the number o..
    November 11, 2015

    AML - COMING SOON TO A BUSINESS NEAR YOU

    Effectively Documenting Transactions to Avoid PenaltiesReporters Woodward and Bernstein were famously advised to “Follow the money” as a way to navigate through the complicated web called Watergate.  Last week, U.S. regulators fired their latest warning shot across the bow of another transaction-focused business – daily fantasy sports – signalin..
    November 5, 2015

    SCALING THE TRANSFORMATION TO BIG ANALYSIS

    Democratization Is Not AnarchyA central challenge in transforming a ponderous Big Data headache into an agile Big Analysis win is finding a way to scale (often spelled S-U-P-P-O-R-T) Tableau users with the data they seek to visualize.  Like most coins, there are two images we can observe – one from the perspective of the data analyst visualizing in Ta..
    October 27, 2015

    PREACHING TO THE CHOIR AT THE TABLEAU SHOW

    3 days, 10,000 attendees, multiple TED speakers… but this wasn’t a motivational sales conference. It was a conference for data geeks – the Tableau Conference. In this case, what happened in Vegas will NOT stay in Vegas. It needs to be shared.What a testament to the evolution of the data-driven mindset. We’ve known for a while that democratization of ..
    October 22, 2015

    TRANSFORMING BIG DATA INTO BIG ANALYSIS

    Democratization Will Strike AgainWork in or with technology much and you’re likely to know the impact that the forces of democratization can accomplish.  Broadening the effective population that can perform an essential task – without resorting to agency or hand-holding – has been at the heart of most business ‘disruptions’ of the Internet Era..
    October 20, 2015

    TIME TO THINK

    Flipping the BI ModelPundits who focus on BI and Big Data consistently estimate that roughly two-thirds of any BI initiative is spent profiling and identifying the data that will be used for analysis.  As a recovering data analyst – “Hi, my name is Lee.  I’m a statistician” – I appreciate their focus on the most time-consuming element in ..
    September 25, 2015

    Forrester Wave Heralds the Future of Search

    How Enterprise Search and Big Data Find Common PurposeForrester’s 2015 Wave on Search and Knowledge-based Discovery is out, offering a fresh perspective on the evolution of search-based applications.  We are pleased that Forrester designated Attivio as a Leader in this category and that the evolution described suggests an important connection between ..

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