Ways to Prevent Big Data Failure – Business Intelligence Article

Gartner has stated that 80% of BI and analytics projects fail; while tools are getting more sophisticated and software is getting smarter, the number of failures are actually on the rise.  So, sorry, the odds are not forever in your favor. The chances are you will fail, and fail big.  But I’m here to show you how to fail REALLY big. If you are going to fail, here are 8 ways to get the job done. This article is written…

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6 ways to select the right business software – Business Intelligence Article

We have entered the zettabyte era, an astonishing fact that represents the vast amount of data being transmitted, connected and consumed. Companies and organizations are being challenged to analyze this massive consumption of information – it’s extremely hard to do that manually, in most cases, even not possible. That being said, the importance of using the right business software for managing daily operations, monthly or yearly reports, gaining insights on strategy development, or monitoring key performance indicators that can directly…

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SAP Analytics – Top 10 Analytics Trends for 2019 – Business Intelligence Article

2019 is the year that analytics technology starts delivering what users have been dreaming about for over forty years — easy, natural access to reliable business information. 1. Machine learning everywhere. We’ve reached the third great wave of analytics, after semantic-layer business intelligence platforms in the 90s and data discovery in the 2000s. Augmented analytics platforms based on cloud technology and machine learning are breaking down the longest-standing barriers to analytics success. They bring insights to users rather than forcing users…

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5 Characteristics of a SaaS-Focused Embedded BI Application – Business Intelligence Article

There are hundreds of business intelligence (BI) solutions on the market, but not all of them are well suited to a software-as-a-service (SaaS) environment. Some are intended as standalone products, others designed for on-premises (“on-prem”) deployment, and still others built for use by individual consumers rather than whole businesses. As a SaaS provider, wading through these options is a matter of knowing what key characteristics to look for and why.   Below are five features of a BI solution truly…

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SAP Analytics – SAP Analytics Fall 2018 Innovation Update—Join the #askSAP Community Call – Business Intelligence Article

It’s hard to believe that in just three short months it will be 2019. It’s been quite a journey this year for BI and analytics with our customers, our teams, and our products. This journey has taken us from ‘governed BI’ to ‘modern and agile BI with data discovery,’ to the acceptance of cloud analytics and now emergent ‘smart BI’ using AI and machine learning to provide natural language interfaces. Having been part of the BI and analytics team at…

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