The Importance of Planning and Forecasting in BI
The budgeting and forecasting process for most organizations is long and tedious and occurs on an annual basis, at least.Read more.
How to Cut Data Preparation Time for Visualization Tools
Data Visualization tools have democratized data exploration and analytics, giving business users a way to access and utilize data withoutRead more.
5 New Things to get Excited about in Version 18
You asked and we listened! Version 18 of PowerOLAP® and Olation® comes with enhancements and new features that we knowRead more.
Can we really “Stop using Excel”?
Some organizations believe that Excel needs to be eliminated from the business process. However, end-users still turn to Excel toRead more.
Navigating the changing technical landscape in banking and finance
It can be said that the banking industry is going through a phase of radical modernization and technological change, transformingRead more.
People – The driving force to a successful data analytics program
In most data analytics projects, much focus is put on the tools that need to be implemented. Understandably so, sinceRead more.
Essential Questions to Ask During Data Prep & Analysis
Data preparation can be a tedious and time consuming activity. However, it is a fundamental part of the data analysisRead more.
Data Visualization Best Practices
We’re living a data-generating reality in a digital world. The amount of data just keeps expanding; its potential to teachRead more.
Investing in Information
“Information is only useful when it can be understood” – Muriel Cooper Just about everything in life benefits from havingRead more.
Finance Report Automation: Driving Operational Efficiency and Business Agility
Every closing period, a change in atmosphere is visible in finance departments. There is a mad dash to produce financialRead more.
Understanding Forecasting as a Business Tool
“I have seen the future and it is very much like the present, only longer.” ‒ Kehlog Albran, The ProfitRead more.
How Business Intelligence Has Evolved Since 1865
Business Intelligence in 2017 is the vehicle to analyze a company’s “Big Data” to gain a competitive advantage. It allowsRead more.