Tableau vs MicroStrategy: Comparing Core Features and Support

If you want to stay ahead of your competitors, you need the right information to make quick, smart and thorough business decisions. Two business intelligence (BI) solutions that make the whole process easier are Tableau and MicroStrategy. Here, we’ll give you an overview of each and let you know how they stack up against each […]

Tableau vs Spotfire: Price and Feature Comparison

Tableau and Spotfire are two giants in the self-service business intelligence (BI) market. They allow users of varying skill levels to visually analyze data with dashboards, charts and reports. While both reduce dependence on IT through greater BI accessibility, the two solutions aren’t interchangeable. Here, we’ll compare both products to highlight these differences and take […]

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 […]

Tableau vs Excel: Comparing Core Features and Functions

Many feel Tableau and Excel are competing solutions. Others think the tools are like apples and oranges. Both tools are used for data analysis. However, each takes a different approach to exploring data and finding key insights. Here’s a deeper look into what makes the two different: Spreadsheet vs Data Visualization The simple explanation: Excel is a […]