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2016: We Couldn't Have Done It Without You!

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Kathleen Moran | December 29, 2016

At the close of another year (and the beginning of a new one), it's always gratifying to look back at what one has accomplished. In reviewing the past 12 months, we are most proud of the honors our customers have won for excellence in business intelligence (BI) and analytics. Of course, we're also...

ETL/ELT and Big Data

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Beth Adams | December 22, 2016

What’s the difference between ETL and ELT and what works best with big data? ETL stands for “extract, transform, and load”. It’s the traditional set of functions that lets organizations extract data from numerous databases, applications, and systems, transform it as appropriate, and load it into...

Big Data and Predictive Analytics

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Beth Adams | December 15, 2016

Predictive analytics is the art of using analysis to predict trends, behaviors, and conditions. Organizations and governments can then enable quick, accurate forecasting and act on opportunities before they manifest. Predictive solutions can support a variety of business functions, including...

A Holiday Movie Analysis: Bringing BI to the Big Screen

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Jake Freivald | December 14, 2016

Here at Information Builders, the holiday season is in full swing! Between Christmas parties, holiday shopping, and indulging in gingerbread, I aim to watch a holiday classic or two each year. Whether it’s a traditional film like A Christmas Story or a wacky favorite like Elf, I find myself...

The Keys to Business Performance in the Insurance Industry

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Jon M. Deutsch | December 12, 2016

Information Builders intimately understands the role of information in developing competitive advantage and delivering underwriting profitability in the insurance industry. We help insurers transform their data into the insight necessary to identify new products and new markets, improve actuarial...

Customer Spotlight: Battling Internet Fraud With Analytics

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Kurk Spendlove | December 09, 2016

Learning how to monetize your data is one of the major themes of a new book by Gerry Cohen and Rado Kotorov titled "Organizational Intelligence: How Smart Companies Use Information to Become More Competitive and Profitable." iovation is pleased to be profiled in the case studies section, and our...

International European Partner Summit Blog

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Maria Dahlquist Canton | December 09, 2016

Information Builders' first European Partner Summit proved to be a productive and informative gathering between more than 15 organizations and Information Builders' executives earlier this month at Le Grand Mello in France. The objective of the Partner Summit was to demonstrate to existing and...

Data Quality Tips From the Pros (Part 2)

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Beth Adams | December 08, 2016

Data quality is something that every business should strive for. We now rely on data in ways that were unthinkable even 20 years ago. As part of our interest in supporting and promoting data quality to yield higher business value, we have developed a series of tips that organizations can use to...

Sales and Marketing: Say Goodbye to Your Gut

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Melissa Treier | December 08, 2016

Consider this: 90 percent of data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone. Sensors, click streams, digital forms, IoT, and social media are just a few of the sources contributing to this deluge. This mountain of data contains valuable insights about numerous business...

Healthcare and Law Enforcement: A Win-Win Partnership

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Jon M. Deutsch | December 08, 2016

It’s always gratifying to hear from happy customers – especially in an intimate context such as the 2016 Healthcare and Law Enforcement Analytics Symposium that we recently hosted in Ontario. This was our third annual healthcare symposium in Canada, and this year we upgraded the event to include...