Data Visualization

Can Big Data Help Save Endangered Species? – Business Intelligence Article

Click to learn more about author Harsh Arora. Big Data is a popular term used frequently by technology experts. Universally it refers to the processing of massive and complex data sets, which help in analysis. Complex data requires simple presentation and large data needs statistical conversion and comparison; both are likely to be misinterpreted or have incorrect presentation. What is an Endangered Species and Why is it Necessary to Save Them? Endangered species include the Asian elephants, blue whales, giant pandas,…

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Birst Smart Analytics: Using AI to Operationalize BI – Business Intelligence Article

How do you deliver more insights out to more people? Operationalizing BI and analytics – that is, putting the power of data in the hands of everyone across the enterprise, not just analysts and data scientists – has always been the mantra for Birst co-founder Brad Peters. According to research from Eckerson Group, when an organization deploys a BI and analytics system, roughly 10% of employees have the skills needed to produce insights from corporate data and deliver them to…

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How AI is Lowering the Barrier to Entry for BI and Analytics – Business Intelligence Article

According to Gartner, more than 3,000 CIOs ranked Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics as the top differentiating technology for their organizations. If BI and Analytics is such a game-changer, then why is the average adoption rate in organizations only 32%? Despite the efforts of Cloud BI vendors making it easier for users to acquire, explore, and analyze data sources without IT dependency, lack of data literacy and analytic skills still hinder widespread adoption for data-driven decision making.  But the industry…

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Methodology for Data Visualizations and Dashboards – Business Intelligence Article

David KusekBusiness Analytics SpecialistJohn Daniel Associates, Inc. David’s Profile This blog post is written as a follow up to a recent webinar I gave on the same subject. The purpose of this post is to provide more context for my ‘Five Pillars of Successful Dashboards and Visualizations’ that were covered in the webinar. A recording of the webinar can be found here. The idea behind the five pillars is to provide a simplified structure for building successful visualizations and dashboards. Here…

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Data Visualization Best Practices | PARIS Tech – Business Intelligence Article

We’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. What is Data Visualization and Why is it Important? When we talk about data visualization, we are talking about a kind of translator that helps communicate the insights offered by the data to people, by placing it in a visual context. When data is rendered visually, we can easily…

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