The Future of BI: Actionable Intelligence

Business intelligence isn’t a new concept, but it is one that has made leaps and bounds in the past few years thanks to the proliferation of big data, the development of sophisticated analytics tools, the Internet of Things (IoT) and the advent of artificial intelligence. These technologies show no signs of slowing down, but how […]

What’s Ahead for Big Data? Tableau Makes 10 Predictions

It’s been a little more than 10 years since Yahoo deployed a Hadoop cluster designed for storing large amounts of unstructured information and ushered in an era of Big Data. Now, what’s next? Tableau has made 10 predictions for what you can expect from Big Data this year. 1. Greater Need for Speed The desire […]

Inside Gartner’s Data and Analytics Predictions for 2017

What does the remainder of 2017 have in store for big data and analytics? Business intelligence research firm Gartner has identified three major trends businesses should keep an eye on. According to Gartner, forward-thinking companies are already on the path to creating more holistic approaches to big data and analytics that encompass the entire organization […]

What’s the Difference Between Data Science Roles?

Data science is a team sport. At least, that’s the consensus of a survey conducted by Bob Hayes of Business Over Broadway (B.O.B.) and Analytics Week asking Data Scientists about their skills and team make-up. Seventy-six percent of the respondents said they’ve worked with one or more people on their projects involving analytics. As the […]