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Benefits of Business Intelligence & Analytics Explained With Use-Cases

Using business intelligence and analytics effectively is the crucial difference between companies that succeed and companies that fail in the modern environment. Why? Because things are changing and becoming more competitive in every sector of business, and the benefits of business intelligence and a proper use of data analytics is key to outperform competition.

For example, in regards to marketing, traditional advertising methods of spending large amounts of money on TV, radio, and print ads without measuring ROI aren’t working like they used to. Consumers have grown more and more immune to ads that aren’t targeted directly at them.

The companies that are most successful at marketing in both B2C and B2B are using data and research to craft hyper specific campaigns that reach out to targeted prospects with a curated message. Everything is being tested, and then the campaigns that succeed get more money put into them, while the

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Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

Modern analytics and BI platforms are now mainstream purchases for which key differentiators are augmented analytics and support for Mode 1 reporting in a single platform. This Magic Quadrant will help data and analytics leaders complement their existing solutions or move to an entirely new vendor.

Market Definition/Description

  • The Five Use Cases and 15 Critical Capabilities of an Analytics and BI Platform

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Birst
    • BOARD International
    • Domo
    • GoodData
    • IBM
    • Information Builders
    • Logi Analytics
    • Looker
    • Microsoft
    • MicroStrategy
    • Oracle
    • Pyramid Analytics
    • Qlik
    • Salesforce
    • SAP
    • SAS
    • Sisense
    • Tableau
    • ThoughtSpot
    • TIBCO Software
    • Yellowfin
  • Vendors Added and Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Honorable Mentions

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
    • Completeness of Vision Criteria
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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Advanced SQL + MySQL for Analytics & Business Intelligence

IMPORTANT NOTE: This is an advanced SQL course, which builds on the skills covered in our introductory course: MySQL for Data Analysis – SQL Database for Beginners. Please review the prerequisite skills or complete the beginner SQL course before taking this one!

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See why John is one of the TOP-RATED SQL/MySQL Instructors on Udemy:

“I totally loved this course! Everything was easy to understand, but it moved at a fast enough pace that I never got bored. I learned SO much about MySQL and had fun doing it. In fact, at the end of the day I didn’t want to stop learning — I wanted to keep charging on to the next lesson!”

– Ann S.

“This is an excellent advanced course! I’ve taken both SQL courses from Maven Analytics and highly recommend both. The best part of this course is the detail they included by building a real

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Lenovo Delivers Business Intelligence with Solutions Purpose-Built for Analytics and AI Workloads

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG) announced new flexible solutions to empower customers to simplify common data management challenges. DCG is announcing the launch of the ThinkSystem SR860 V2 and SR850 V2 servers, which now feature 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors with enhanced support for SAP HANA based on Intel Optane persistent memory 200 series. In addition, Lenovo is announcing new remote deployment service offerings for the ThinkSystem DM7100 storage systems. This announcement is further supported by Lenovo being awarded #1 in server reliability for seven years running.

With these new offerings, customers can more easily navigate complex data management needs to deliver actionable business intelligence through artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics, while getting maximum results when combined with business applications like SAP HANA®.

Many industries are faced with the ever-increasing challenge of having to analyze greater volumes of data, maintain the velocity

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See Top 10 Analytics & Business Intelligence Trends For 2020

Over the past decade, business intelligence has been revolutionized. Data exploded and became big. We all gained access to the cloud. Spreadsheets finally took a backseat to actionable and insightful data visualizations and interactive business dashboards. The rise of self-service analytics democratized the data product chain. Suddenly advanced analytics wasn’t just for the analysts.

2019 was a particularly major year for the business intelligence industry. The trends we presented last year will continue to play out through 2020. But the BI landscape is evolving and the future of business intelligence is played now, with emerging trends to keep an eye on. In 2020, BI tools and strategies will become increasingly customized. Businesses of all sizes are no longer asking if they need increased access to business intelligence analytics but what is the best BI solution for their specific business. Companies are no longer wondering if data visualizations improve analyses but

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On-Premise Reporting, KPIs & Dashboard | Data Analytics | Business Intelligence


IntelliFront BI™ is a browser-based Data Analytics & Business Intelligence solution that saves you time and money by creating & sharing your Reports, KPIs & Dashboards in a single easy-to-use portal. Quickly create static & real-time reports in the browser-based admin module and easily share them with management & stakeholders in their secure user portal. 

Designed with on-premise implementation in mind, it comes with Active Directory Integration, Single Sign On & 2-Factor Authentication as standard. Coupled with its built-in Application Security, IntelliFront BI allows you to collaborate & share reports with external users without compromising your security policies. 

Integration with ChristianSteven’s scheduling suite allows you to automate the export and delivery of reports in standard formats like PDF, CSV & XML to a variety of destinations like Email, Printer, FAX, Folder, Google Sheets, Google Drive, Sharepoint Dropbox, Slack & more.

Easy To Use

Beautiful Dashboards with IntelliFront BI

Video: See how this dashboard was created

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Business Analytics News by Marcus Borba

One of the things I like best about technology is its use to solve problems that contribute to the improvement of society’s quality of life in general. Yesterday, the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) announced joint support for 6 projects at universities in both countries that leverages Big Data and Data Analytics to transform disaster management for individuals and for society at-large. According the announce, when disaster strikes, it is critical that experts, decision makers and emergency personnel have access to real-time information in order to assess the situation and respond appropriately.

USC’s spatial crowdsourcing platform, MediaQ, collects pictures and videos during disasters.
Credit: Cyrus Shahabi, USC via NSF

The researchers will look at how to capture and process data associated with disasters and improving the resilience and responsiveness of emerging computer systems and networks in the face of disasters to facilitate

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Driving Innovation through Big Data Analytics

State of Business Intelligence/Business Analytics
surveys are closed. Report will be sent to participants in 2013.

The BI Congress attendance
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Registration is now closed.

The 2012 Business Intelligence Congress 3
will bring together academic professionals and
industry representatives who share a common passion for research and education
innovation in the field of analytics. In the spirit of open
innovation – learn from, contribute your knowledge to, and brainstorm with the
key industry and academic movers and shakers
!

Our 2012 program will be dedicated to
Dr. Paul Gray. We are
grateful for his decades of contributions to the decision support field,
including his founding leadership of SIGDSS and his recent executive
leadership of the Teradata Univeristy Network.

We
suggest that you use this BI Congress website for the latest

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BI Analysis: MySQL for Data Analytics and Business Intelligence

How important is database management in the age of big data and analytics?

It is really important.   

How many employers would be happy to hire employees who can use data for the purposes of business intelligence?   

All of them.
 

How many people have these skills?

Not enough.
 

This is why now is the time to learn SQL and gain a competitive advantage in the job market. Remember, the average salary of a SQL developer is $92,000! That’s a lucrative career.   

How come?   

Well, when you can work with SQL, it means you don’t have to rely on others sending you data and executing queries for you. You can do that on your own. This allows you to be independent and dig deeper into the data to obtain the answers to questions that might improve the way your company does its business. For instance, Database management is the foundation for data

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What is Business Intelligence? – IBM Business Analytics Blog

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Data is everywhere. In your phone, your TV, your car, your house, your company’s ledgers and supply chain . . . we’re living in a world awash with data. However, it’s not the data itself that really matters, it’s what you do with it. That’s where data analytics — and business intelligence — comes in.

Data analytics is one of the fastest-growing, most strategic parts of business today. It has become the lifeline for critical business decisions. That’s why, in recent years, we’ve seen an explosion of desktop, self-service business intelligence (BI) tools.

BI = Business Intelligence

So, what is business intelligence? In short, BI is an orchestrated set of software, services, and work processes to ingest data and present it in different user-friendly views like reports, visualizations, dashboards, charts, graphs, and maps.

Today’s BI tools allow your everyday business user to interact with all different

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