Six Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Data Visualization Tools

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Has creating reports with traditional business intelligence tools such as OBIEE, Business Objects, Cognos, and MicroStrategy become tedious and time-consuming?  You’re not alone. More up-to-date data visualization tools such as Tableau, Power BI, and Qlik are increasingly becoming more popular amongst both business and IT users and for valid reasons. Often, these tools can help […]

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BI Connector Interviews Dave Wells on the Power of Data Storytelling

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A BI Connector interview on data storytelling with Dave Wells of the Eckerson Group. Why do you think that the concept of data storytelling is important, particularly now with so many available data visualization tools? Data storytelling is absolutely critical because many people create visuals that are a bit ambiguous and subject to interpretation. It […]

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How to Create an Agile BI Environment With BI Governance – Forrester Recommends

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Forrester’s recent research report on BI governance, Divide (BI Governance From Data Governance) and Conquer, highlights a dilemma faced by BI organizations: Agile BI applications and shadow IT environments are multiplying like rabbits.  While they are flexible and responsive, they are hard to govern.   Is it possible for organizations to have both agile BI and BI governance? […]

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