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Things to be Thankful for this Thanksgiving

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Andy McCartney | November 22, 2016

Another Progressive Year in Our Industry I must say it has been a fascinating and dynamic year in the BI and analytics industry. As someone who's managed data and built dashboards since the early 90s, I've come to realize that in some ways, nothing has changed, but in other ways, so much has...

Information Builders Leads the Embedded BI and Analytics Surge

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Rado Kotorov | November 22, 2016

Dresner Advisory Services just released its 2016 Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study. What's so exciting about this report is that it confirms embedded BI's growing strategic importance (28 percent of respondents consider it critical), and provides use cases that demonstrate the benefits of...

Leadership for the Future: The Keys to Successful Digital Cultures

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Rado Kotorov | November 18, 2016

Digitization is the new management philosophy. Like its predecessors Six Sigma and lean management, it is transforming organizations and promising more efficiencies and higher productivity. At this stage, however, I call it a philosophy rather than an established methodology as we are still...

Information Builders Honored Again for Best Midmarket Solution

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Melissa Treier | November 17, 2016

Information Builders has another midmarket honor to celebrate! At the Midmarket CIO Forum late last month in San Antonio, we were once again a winner for Best Midmarket Software Solution. What is particularly special about this recognition is that it is voted on by the Forum attendees. Of the 100...

The Business of Healthcare Analytics

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Jon M. Deutsch | November 16, 2016

As someone who keeps a close eye on the penetration of analytic technology into the healthcare marketplace, I was happy to see Information Builders recognized in the KLAS Enterprise Healthcare BI 2016 report as one of the top BI vendors based on customer reports about value, scalability, and ease...

The One Word that Changes Everything

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Jake Freivald | November 14, 2016

Wayne Eckerson recently put out a new report called A Reference Architecture for Self-Service Analytics: Balancing Agility and Governance. In it, he focuses on the "Promise and Peril" of governed self-service. Some of what he says will be uncontroversial, especially the way he explains it. Under "...

The Analytics Gap

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Rado Kotorov | November 14, 2016

The 2016 U.S. Presidential election was notable for many reasons, including the fact that the outcome was an upset to all major polls. As the New York Times’ Steve Lohr and Natasha Singer put it in a recent article, “It was a rough night for number crunchers.” Their piece examines the challenges...

What the Data Says… About Presidential Elections

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Kathleen Moran | November 09, 2016

Over the past eight weeks, we've shared lots of interesting data about elections in our #WhatTheDataSays…About Elections series. The 2016 election may be over but for those political and data junkies out there, we’ve collected everything together into one infographic below (click to enlarge it)....