13 Analytics & Business Intelligence Examples Illustrating The Value of BI


Digital data, by its very nature, paints a clear, concise, and panoramic picture of a number of vital areas of business performance, offering a window of insight that often leads to creating an enhanced business intelligence strategy and, ultimately, an ongoing commercial success.

Introduction To The Basic Business Intelligence Concepts


In a world dominated by data, it’s more important than ever for businesses to understand how to extract every drop of value from the raft of digital insights available at their fingertips. This concept is known as business intelligence. You can predict your business future.

Common Business Intelligence Challenges Facing Entrepreneurs


Data analytics isn’t just for the Big Guys anymore; it’s accessible to ventures, organizations, and businesses of all shapes, sizes, and sectors. The power of data analytics and business intelligence is universal. Entrepreneurs And Business Intelligence Challenges.

The Role Of Data Warehousing In Your Business Intelligence Architecture


Effective decision-making processes in business are dependent upon high-quality information. What Is Data Warehousing And Business Intelligence? BI Architecture Framework In Modern Business. Now we approach the data warehousing and business intelligence concepts.

Will Business Intelligence Keep Us Safe on the Road?


Maybe you were putting up Christmas lights on a wobbly ladder or jay-walked across a busy street. Or are they sticking to the “business as usual” plan, regardless of the cost?

The 10 Best Business Intelligence Tools For Small And Big Business

Smart Data Collective

Big or small, every business needs good tools to analyze data and develop the most suitable business strategy based on the information they get. Why Does Every Business Need BI Tools? Automating your data processing routine can offer your business a lot of benefits.

What is a business intelligence analyst? A role for driving business value with data

CIO Business Intelligence

Business intelligence (BI) analysts transform data into insights that drive business value. Through use of data analytics, data visualization and data modeling techniques and technologies, BI analysts can identify trends that can help other departments, managers and executives make business decisions to modernize and improve processes in the organization.

10 Business Intelligence Trends

Perficient Data & Analytics

Tableau published a set of articles on 2019 Business Intelligence Trends. Data storytelling is the new language of corporations: visualization and other elements make telling a story more important rather than a single data point. While the primary message of data storytelling focuses on visualization, I think there’s a larger side of the story. Many are obvious. All are relevant. The rise of explainable AI: Think beyond using AI to using and trusting it.

Visual Business Intelligence Workshop in the United States

Perceptual Edge

For the first time since I retired from teaching data visualization workshops in 2018, Nick Desbarats of Practical Reporting Inc. Nick has been busy teaching the Visual Business Intelligence Workshop publicly elsewhere and privately in several countries but will now offer it to the general public once again in the United States where it originated 15 years ago and has since reached thousands.

Why Data Visualization and Dashboards Matter


Data teams spend a majority of their time cleaning and wrangling data in order to extract valuable business insights. The numbers should speak for themselves, so oftentimes data visualization and dashboarding is an afterthought at best or a distraction at worst.

Re-Visualizing Business Intelligence, now let’s chat!


Since it is the prerogative of a consultant to question and modify predominant jargon, I am hatting (yes, this too is an English word) …I am hatting myself in the hat of a consultant this morning, and I am questioning the application of the term “ Business Intelligence.”

Everything You Need to Know About Real-Time Business Intelligence


With millions of streams and touch points, most businesses create gigabytes of data every minute, yet our rate of data comprehension cannot keep up. Today, real time business intelligence is a necessity more than a luxury, so it’s important to understand exactly what it is, and what it can do for you. What is Real-Time Business Intelligence? At its core, real-time business intelligence is about understanding data faster and using it to make wise snap decisions.

Compare the Top 7 Microsoft Dynamics Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms

Jet Global

Choosing to buy a business intelligence (BI) and analytics solution for your Microsoft Dynamics system is a big step. Do you need frontend functionality with data visualization and self-service analytics? Top 7 Microsoft Dynamics Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms.

10 Useful Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) Functions for Power BI Beginners

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction We have worked on plenty of drag-and-drop tools in our business intelligence (BI) journey. Business Intelligence DAX Power BI visualizationBut none has come close to matching the Swiss.

Descriptive Statistics and Data Visualization


Turn Your Statistics Into Something More Interesting Data is quickly becoming a defining thing in the business world. It is the lifeblood of every company decision and thus, it defines what companies do.

Birst Named to Constellation ShortList™ for Cloud-Based Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms for 4th Straight Time

Birst BI

Today, Constellation Research , a leading technology research and advisory firm based in Silicon Valley, announced that Birst, an Infor company, for the fourth consecutive time, has been named to the Constellation ShortList for Cloud-Based Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms.

Is Advanced Analytics the Next Logical Step Beyond Self-Serve Business Intelligence?


Many organizations have grown comfortable with their business intelligence solution, and find it difficult to justify the need for advanced analytics. How is Advanced Analytics Different from Business Intelligence?

Top 10 BI data visualization tools

CIO Business Intelligence

There is golden knowledge in the sea of data that businesses are swimming in. Being able to fish out the business intelligence you need — when you need it — is the key to steering your ship. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

Uncover the Data ‘Nuggets’ with Smart Visualization


Smart Data Visualization Helps Your Users to Gain Insight! Included in this solution is Smart Data Visualization. This feature suggests the best options for visualizing and plotting for a particular set or type of data, based on the nature, dimensions and trend of data.

BI Dashboard Best Practices And The Power Of Knowledge In The Digital Age


Approaches to communication are changing, and success in today’s technology-driven world correlates directly to the quantity rather than the quality of one’s information—metrics relating to the business, the client, the competitor, and the market. 4) Design data with a clear visual order.

Smart Data Visualization: Simpler, Better, Clearer, Faster


Smart Visualization Tools: Analysis and Data Displays Made Simple (and Clear). Smart Data Visualization! Smart visualization should include auto-recommend, and auto-suggest data displays to recommend displays, views, and plotting to explore the best possible value from underlying data.

Infographic: 11 Steps to Transition into Data Science (for Reporting / MIS / BI Professionals)

Analytics Vidhya

Or regularly build dashboards and visualizations in Tableau or Power BI? Career Data Science Infographics Business Intelligence data science MIS reportingIntroduction Do you often work with reports in Excel? If you answered yes. The post Infographic: 11 Steps to Transition into Data Science (for Reporting / MIS / BI Professionals) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

Data Visualization Best Practices

Paris Technologies

What is Data Visualization and Why is it Important? When we talk about data visualization, we are talking about a kind of translator […]. Business Intelligence (BI) General BI and Data Management Data VisualizationWe’re living a data-generating reality in a digital world. The amount of data just keeps expanding; its potential to teach us growing along with it. Data wants to tell us its story.

How to Take Your Data Visualization Skills to the Next Level

Depict Data Studio

In my sixth year of self-employment, the demand for data visualization skills is stronger than ever. This training program is about classic data visualization principles? Course 1: Data Visualization Design Principles . There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all visualization.

South Dakota State University: Data Visualization Developer and Analyst [Brookings, SD]


South Dakota State University is seeking a Data Visualization Developer and Analyst in Brookings, SD, to create business intelligence tools and reports to support the use of a campus-wide business intelligence and decision support system, compile multiple visualizations into intuitive dashboards for campus-wide use, and more. Jobs Analyst Brookings Data Visualization Developer SD South Dakota State University

Top 5 Tips For Conducting Successful BI Projects With Examples & Templates


But sometimes, they can also be tricky: it’s not just pushing one button and expecting your business intelligence to fly over a rainbow. While there are numerous KPI examples you can choose from, only a few of them will help you answer specific business questions.

The Business Intelligence Market – What’s Old is New

In(tegrate) the Clouds

As the data visualization, big data, Hadoop, Spark and self-service hype gives way to IoT, AI and Machine Learning, I dug up an old parody post on the business intelligence market circa 2007-2009 when cloud analytics was just a disruptive idea. In honor of the video, which was based on Billy Joel’s We Didn’t Start the Fire , here’s my tribute to the business intelligence market. No, let’s call it business intelligence.


Why you need self-service reporting


In today’s fast-paced business environment, it can be difficult to predict and prepare for the future. Self-service reporting allows users to produce reports and visualizations on-the-go. Business Intelligence Basics Job Role - IT Job Role - Marketing

Dresner’s Point: Ready for the “2014ization” of Business Intelligence?

Howard Dresner

Instead, let’s kick start the year with some definite plans and aspirations of companies in the business intelligence sphere. When I recently asked the #BIWisdom tribe this question, their tweets made it immediately clear that their companies are gearing up for achieving even greater value from business intelligence than they have to date. BIWisdom BI Dresner enterprise software Howard Dresner Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study

Watch Out for Business Intelligence "Gotchas"

Howard Dresner

I kicked off a recent discussion with this question to the group: “What are the top five worst practices in business intelligence?” I certainly don’t want to minimize the great successes organizations are having with business intelligence. One of the #BIWisdom participants pointed out that many of these issues have the same root cause: lack of trust – either trusting the business users, IT or the BI “experts.”

What is Smart Data Visualization and Can it Make Business Users Smarter?


Smart Data Visualization can radically improve your business intelligence, data discovery and analytics. It can streamline the work process of business users, improve the accuracy of planning and forecasting and ensure better, more timely, more accurate business decisions.

Fact or Fiction? Smart Data Visualization Tells the Tale


If you are considering a Business Intelligence solution, you ought to give some consideration to the concept of Smart Data Visualization and review your prospective solution to determine its capabilities in that regard. Smart Data Visualization Tells the Tale.

How AI is Lowering the Barrier to Entry for BI and Analytics

Birst BI

According to Gartner, more than 3,000 CIOs ranked Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics as the top differentiating technology for their organizations. What business pain points does Birst Smart Analytics address?

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Have you Opened Your Business Intelligence Treasure Chest?

Howard Dresner

Especially marketing teams in today’s leading businesses. Similarly, it’s becoming a powerful way to distribute data and information in business intelligence initiatives. Several business intelligence vendors even promote storytelling as a needed component of data discovery. Another stated it requires good analytical skills with a good balance with visual and narrative storytelling capabilities. November 2, 2014 It happened so fast ….

Why Data Driven Decision Making is Your Path To Business Success


By leveraging the wealth of digital insights available at your fingertips and embracing the power of business intelligence , it’s possible to make more informed decisions that will lead to commercial growth, evolution, and an increased bottom line. We read about it everywhere.

Minimally Viable Data Visualization

Perceptual Edge

In his email, this fellow thanked me for sharing my insights regarding data visualization and shared that he has acquired several of my books, which are “nearing the top” of his queue. He went on to provide a link to his website where I could see his attempts to incorporate visual analytics into his product. After taking a quick look at his website and noting its poor data visualization practices, I wrote him back and suggested that he make time to read my books soon.

10 BI tools for data visualization

CIO Business Intelligence

Swimming in data Image by Getty Images There is golden knowledge in the sea of data that businesses are swimming in. Being able to fish out the business intelligence you need—when you need it—is the key to steering your ship.

Azure Data Factory and Visual Studio

Ms SQL Girl

One thing that I’d like to highlight is there is an Azure Data Factory extension in Visual Studio. To get the Azure Data Factory extension in Visual Studio: Launch Visual Studio 2013. Click on the Download button for the Microsoft Azure DataFactory Tools for Visual Studio.

Birst Smart Analytics: Using AI to Operationalize BI

Birst BI

To answer even more complex business questions, or to predict valuable business opportunities, data scientists are needed to apply advanced algorithms that require highly specialized expertise. Birst even has patents for the Smart preparation and visualization of data.

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How Restaurant Analytics Can Make Your Business More Profitable


Here, we will look at restaurant data analytics, restaurant predictive analytics, analytics software for restaurants, and the specific ways that big data can help boost your business prospects across the board. But I Know My Business So Well…. What holiday business is like.