D3 Visualization – Take Your Dashboards to Another Level l Sisense – Business Intelligence Article

No matter what industry your company operates in, it’s likely that you produce impressive amounts of data. From sales to personnel to inventory, businesses create information that can be incredibly valuable if it can be interpreted correctly and turned into actionable insights. Business intelligence and analytics are centered around this idea, and now more than ever, you can find excellent ways to view and connect data points in creative ways. Taking your visualizations to the next level can really let…

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Sisense BloX – Go Beyond Dashboards l Sisense – Business Intelligence Article

Your boss comes to you at the end of the day and wants you to create an analytic web application for inventory management. Your first instinct is probably to get down to business coding. First, you create a sketch board, go through the UX and UI, review all the specifications, start development, QA, develop some more, and then QA some more…you know the drill. What if I told you that you could do all of that in less than 10…

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5 techniques to take your data analysis to another level l Sisense – Business Intelligence Article

Implementing a business intelligence suite in your organization is about more than simply collecting additional data—it’s about converting this data into actionable insights. The amount of data an organization can collect today from a variety of sources offers it the ability to see under the hood, understand which processes are working, and help teams prepare for future trends. However, without properly analyzing and comprehending the data you collect, all you have is figures and numbers with no context. More importantly,…

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Postgresql vs. MongoDB for Storing JSON Database – Business Article

Have you ever tried to eat pasta with a spoon? It doesn’t work so well. With nothing to grip your fettuccine or your penne with, it slides all over the place. A fork, on (in?) the other hand, is obviously a million times better: you can spear and scarf your pasta as fast as you like. Except, when you get to the bottom of the bowl and want to scoop up the last of your sauce, a fork is useless.…

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How to Streamline Query Times to Handle Billions of Records l Sisense – Business Article

Here at Sisense, we love a challenge, so when a client comes to us and tells us they need to find a way to run queries on billions of records without this slowing them down, our ears perk up and we leap at the chance to find a solution. In fact, that’s how we recently found ourselves testing a billion transactional records and three million dimensional records – totaling a whopping 500GB of data – with 100 concurrent users and…

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MongoDB and BI Woes Explained Through the Summer of Love l Sisense – Business Article

2017 marks is the 50th anniversary of the infamous Summer of Love: the moment that free-wheelin’, flower-powered, psychedelic, hippy culture exploded onto the scene, as thousands flocked to the Monterey Pop Festival in California to see icons like Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, the Beatles, The Who, Jefferson Airplane, and the Grateful Dead rock the stage. It was a major moment in music history… but let’s spare a thought for the plight of the organizers of that famous event. These guys…

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