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The Power of Embedded Analytics

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Andy McCartney | augustus 28, 2017

If you’re looking to help your employees improve their performance or keep your clients more engaged, look to embedded analytics. According to the 2016 Dresner Embedded BI Market Study, embedded BI technology ranks 12th out of 30 strategic BI topics, ahead of governance, cloud, big data, and social...

Transforming Your Business with Big Data from IoT

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Jake Freivald | augustus 21, 2017

What good is sensor data without context? The hype tells us that the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming businesses in ways that would’ve seemed impossible only a few years ago. Smart sensors are collecting data everywhere – from capturing pollutions levels in the atmosphere to real-time...

Why Is BI and Analytics Adoption Still So Low?

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Andy McCartney | augustus 11, 2017

I read a blog last week by Cindi Howson at Gartner, who was considering why business intelligence (BI) adoption is still so low at 32 percent of employees (Cindi's blog here.). Even after the deluge of visual data discovery tools and the tidal wave of analytical self-service, a large majority...

Happy Book Lovers Day!

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Kathleen Moran | augustus 09, 2017

Today is National Book Lover’s Day, and the perfect opportunity to indulge your inner bookworm. According to a Huffington Post blog on the occasion, one of the best ways to celebrate is by giving the gift of reading and passing along a favorite book to others who might enjoy it. With that in mind,...

Fun with Data Quality Management

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Beth Adams | augustus 03, 2017

Garbage in, garbage out, some people say (for example, see Jake Freivald’s blog post ). However, both you and I know that doesn’t need to be the case – there’s a lot that your organization can do to develop a good data quality management program. Why focus on data quality? Here’s a fun video – well...

Ask the Experts Series: What is MuniView?

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Bob Jude Ferrante | augustus 01, 2017

As a city manager, building relationships and trust among citizens, local businesses, and regulatory departments is key. And in order to do this successfully you need to position your city as an open book, which typically takes the shape of a paper city plan that is distributed to all your key...