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March 17, 2015
In this edition of Talking Data, we discuss why businesses are looking to cloud-based data management systems and how analytics is reshaping sports media.
February 28, 2014
Data discovery tools are a high priority for businesses, but vendor products can be lacking, the latest Gartner Magic Quadrants say.
October 03, 2013
You can't demonstrate a projected return on investment for a proposed business intelligence or analytics project? Maybe you shouldn't have to.
December 04, 2012
New survey results document how smaller businesses are leading the mobile BI charge.
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Cloud business intelligence platforms offer companies a faster, easier way to analyze data, thanks to reduced capital costs and streamlined system design. Continue Reading
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BI mobile apps are no longer the next big thing. They should be a key factor in any business's overall information strategy. Continue Reading
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