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BI ‘depends on design’

Photo credit Arabian Computer News The adoption of business intelligence tools is relatively low, and this is, in large part, down to the fact that most of the tools offer a poor user experience, according to Shadan Malik, president and…

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Why Healthcare Organizations Need More Than A Data Analytics Tool

Business intelligence, data analytics, dashboards, visualization, big data, warehousing, and so many more buzz words are heard throughout our healthcare industry. Like most hospitals and clinics, you probably have access to multiple high end healthcare business intelligence (BI) tools; however,…

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The Recent Hype Cycles of Business Intelligence

Having seen the last 15 years of business intelligence (BI) developments, one unmistakable phenomenon is the hype cycles within this segment. Hype cycles are like tornadoes – they start with a little shake-up in a few intellectual minds and then…

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Do You Want Instant Insights Into Data or Data Discovery?

Instant Insights vs. Data Discovery Per industry analysts, data discovery has experienced a meteoric rise within the last two years. Also referred to as “self-service BI,” it is the latest hyped concept within business intelligence (BI). As the Director of…

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iDashboards Roadshow Rolls Out to 3 Cities for Complimentary Seminars

The iDashboards team is traveling to three cities in June as part of the iDashboards Roadshow. Our Roadshow is a seminar that educates business and technology professionals on the benefits of and best practices for implementing and utilizing dashboards. The…

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Real-Time BI vs. Right Time BI

  We all make thousands of decisions every day: Chocolate or vanilla? T-shirt or sweater? Rent vs. buy? Real-time business intelligence (BI) vs. right time business intelligence (BI)? Okay, the last question isn’t one most people face on a daily…

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iDashboards Roadshow Visits 4 Cities for Complimentary Seminars

The iDashboards team is traveling to four cities this month as part of the iDashboards Roadshow. Our Roadshow is a seminar that educates business and technology professionals on the benefits of and best practices for implementing and utilizing dashboards. The…

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Dashboarding Through the “Fog of DATA War”

I apologize in advance for this total ‘blog geek out’ about to happen, but bear with me – there is an analogy and purpose. If you’ve ever played any type of RTS or Strategy PC game in the past couple…

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A New Way to Drilldown Hierarchies through Input Parameters

As a consultant for iDashboards, I work with customers to help build their dashboard solutions. Along the way, they never cease to surprise me with creative new challenges and ideas for their dashboard designs. During one of my recent trips,…

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Code Red

The cover of the March 10, 2014 issue of the TIME magazine was called “Code Red”. The cover story announces: “How an unlikely group of high-tech wizards revived President Obama’s troubled HealthCare.gov website.” As the topic, Affordable Care Act or…

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