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Business Intelligence strategy super bowl What Super Bowl XLIX and Business Intelligence strategy have in common Date: 30/01/15

Ahead of this Sunday’s Super Bowl game between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks, we take a look at the role of analytics in American football and what it can teach...

perfect-executive-dashboard-metrics-a-5-point-checklist Perfect Executive Dashboard Metrics: A 5-Point Checklist Date: 28/01/15

No matter how good your executive dashboard looks, the content should always take precedence. In what is a question of substance over style , choosing the perfect metrics is a critical...

bi dashboards hidden danger The hidden danger lurking in BI dashboards Date: 26/01/15

More and more companies are using their Business Intelligence systems to provide managers with BI dashboards. But what these companies often don’t realise is that those BI dashboards...

saas business intelligence personal touch SaaS business intelligence: why the personal touch is key Date: 23/01/15

An increasing number of companies are beginning to see the benefits of choosing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology applications, particularly SaaS business intelligence. However...

business intelligence system 3 great signs 3 signs of a great Business Intelligence system Date: 21/01/15

It’s not difficult to acquire a Business Intelligence capability. Choose a vendor, pay for the requisite software licences and hardware, and implement the solution. Or, for an even...

clodu bi hidden benefits 3 surprising hidden benefits of Cloud BI Date: 19/01/15

It’s not difficult to point to the advantages that Cloud BI has over traditional ‘on-premise’ Business Intelligence systems. But there are also three very important hidden benefits...

dashboard examples good bad Dashboard examples: The good, the bad and the ugly Date: 15/01/15

Data visualisation and dashboards in particular can form a crucial component of your analytics strategy. However, it can be easy to get them wrong. To gain a better understanding of...

business intelligence predictions 2015 Business Intelligence predictions for 2015: what the experts are saying Date: 14/01/15

2015 promises to be an exciting year in the world of business intelligence and analytics and it’s the time of year where thought leaders across the industry begin to make their forecasts...

cloud-bi-price-benefits Cloud BI: It’s not just about the price Date: 13/01/15

To understand the power of Cloud BI, just carry out a simple thought experiment. Namely, try imagining that what you do today with Cloud BI, you were trying to do five years ago—...

enterprise reporting new years resolutions Improved enterprise reporting: the New Year’s Resolution you can actually stick to Date: 12/01/15

A new year often sparks a desire for change, in both our personal and business lives. However, many of the New Year’s Resolutions we set ourselves are often unrealistic and difficult...