BI Commons

Harnessing the Power of Embedded Analytics and Transcending Traditional BI

Derek Garrison
July 3, 2017
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Mapbox QIX APIs

As analytics professionals, we spend our days immersed in the world of spreadsheets and dashboards. With data quickly becoming an integral part of ‘how we work’, software companies around the world are beginning to incorporate data mining and embedded analytics directly into their tools. BI tools, such as Qlik and Tableau, have become increasingly popular… continue reading

Descriptive, Predictive, and Prescriptive Analytics – Getting to know the right tools for the job

Tim Wright
June 26, 2017
Business Intelligence, Data Science Tags: , ,
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This is the first of a series of analytics and data science related posts I will write related to data science and analytics in business. In practice we (at Axis Group) see numerous managers and decision makers eager to leverage data to derive efficiency and competitive advantage but sometimes without a clear understanding of the… continue reading

Qlik Hack Challenge: Team Haxis Group

Rich Simon
June 9, 2017
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Overview Two weeks before its Qonnections 2017 worldwide user conference, Qlik kicked off its Hack Challenge, where teams were invited to develop and present Qlik-based solutions to assist the UN’s MONUSCO peacekeeping force to analyze the twenty-year conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The conflict in the DRC has claimed nearly 6 million… continue reading

Business Intelligence vs Data Science

Nathan Hombroek
Data Science Tags: ,
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Welcome to the Business Analytics Arena! Here we’ll witness the battle to determine once and for all which business analytics framework is most valuable! In one corner we have the decades old champion, Business Intelligence, powered by software vendors like Qlik, Tableau, and Microsoft. The Champ packs a punch with interactive dashboards, curated KPIs, and… continue reading