Changes Ahead: What’s Trending in Data Governance

If anyone doubts the importance of data governance in 2017, consider this: McDonald’s will now track, evaluate and act on the fries we eat … or don’t eat. That’s just the tip of one trend in data management you’ll see in the coming months. Collecting and analyzing data allows companies to customize what they do for […]

Data Governance: 5 Ways to Overcome Resistance & Meet Goals

Your data is the lens on almost everything about your business. Proper data governance is the best way to keep that lens clean, functional and useful. Most people in your organization need data to do their jobs effectively. That means data governance is more than just a function to keep data reliable, safe, accurate and […]

Trends Forecast: What to Expect from Business Intelligence in 2017

Which business intelligence (BI) trends are on the rise in 2017? Interest in BI and data management is constantly in flux, but BARC’s 2017 BI Trend Monitor report has revealed which BI trends are seeing growth – and which aren’t. For the most part, trends in the business intelligence market have remained stable between 2016 […]

Gartner’s 2016 BI Magic Quadrant: Insights from Tableau, Qlik and Logi

Every year, Gartner assesses the market for business intelligence software. Its annual analysis has become a valuable go-to source for anyone researching this buying space, especially outsiders. With the release of Gartner’s 2016 BI & Analytics Magic Quadrant report, it seems the market is resetting itself in order to reach a common goal: Empower the […]