Posts Tagged: Business Intelligence

Data Analytics Helps Agencies Transform Government

Business users know that if they had better access to the mounds of data available to them they could make more informed and better business decisions and they could be looking ahead not backwards. We finally have modern user-friendly data analytics tools available to do just that.

Your People Analytics Dashboard is Not Nearly as Useful as it Could Be

People are much more likely to retain information – and become intrigued by it, by listening to an interesting story than by listening to recitation of points on a slide. We’re more likely to retain information, learn from it and be able to act on it if it contains up-to-the-minute data. And we’re more likely… Read more »

Attention Data Warehouse and BI Professionals: Your Rock Star is Back in Town

Normally, when a rock star comes to town, tickets sell out fast. And when that rock star is a genre-defining pioneer, your odds of getting a seat diminish to almost zero. Well, data warehouse and business intelligence professionals: your rock star has come to town. And we’ve got tickets just for you – for free…. Read more »

Business Intelligence in the Hands of the Business: Introducing PowerPivot

I have been exploring a tool, PowerPivot, in anticipation of using it as a business intelligence and performance management tool and I thought I would share my thoughts on it and how it can be used. Microsoft recently released PowerPivot for Excel formerly code named Project Gemini. PowerPivot will be officially released as a part… Read more »