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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools 2014

Data Discovery QuickClip: Why Are People Moving to North Dakota?

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Porter Thorndike | October 22, 2014

In this video, I use WebFOCUS InfoDiscovery to analyze 2013 Census data. My goal was to see where people were moving and to understand why they were doing so. I measured this first with a Scatterplot from the Visualization Library and learned that population change and employment change typically...

Gartner’s 2015 Tech Trends Lead To Pervasive BI

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Rado Kotorov | October 21, 2014

Gartner Inc. recently released its Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2015, signaling enterprises to be mindful of what Gartner considers imperatives in the year ahead. Gartner defines a strategic technology trend as one with the potential for significant impact on the organization in...

Data Visualization Tips: Think Beyond the Original Spec

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Porter Thorndike | October 07, 2014

Over the years, I‘ve spent a lot of time studying visualization and the best practices of displaying information.  I subscribe to the major agreed-upon principles (using the right visualization, minimalist chart formatting, flat color schemes, etc.) and find myself closely aligned with Stephen...

Don't Be Duped: Stop The PACs, Save Yourself!

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Jake Freivald | September 19, 2014

I love tools. New tools, especially. Things that help me see things I never saw before.   And I do mean "see". Huge portions of our brains are dedicated to visual pattern matching, and we can't even turn it off. Line graphs are simple, so I'll use them here instead of more sophisticated...

Kevin Quinn Named a Top 50 Mid-Market IT Vendor Executive

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Kathleen Moran | September 16, 2014

Finding executives with the right balance of leadership, vision, loyalty and dedication to excellence is no easy feat. More than 30 years ago, Information Builders was lucky enough to find that balance in Kevin Quinn, and today we are proud to announce that he has been named one of the 2014 Top 50...