Business Intelligence vs Data Science

Nathan Hombroek
June 9, 2017
Data Science Tags: ,

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

How My Boss’s Son’s Homework Illustrates the Value of Finding Information Fast

July 10, 2013
Business Intelligence, QlikView, Reporting Tags: , , , ,

Recently everyone at the company I work for was brought together from all over the globe to meet face-to-face at a conference center and brainstorm ideas on how our company can provide better products and services to our customers. In addition, we discussed ways to become better at what we do by learning first-hand from… continue reading

Getting data out of transactional systems, why is it so challenging?

June 21, 2013
Business Intelligence, QlikView, Reporting Tags: , , , , ,

Getting data into transactional systems today is a relatively easy and straight-forward process. Most systems have reasonably user-friendly interfaces that support efficient and practical information input. Users can enter information into their systems, click “submit” or “save” and then rest assured that their data is stored in the system for the overall good and prosperity… continue reading