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New Year's Resolutions for BI & Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  January 6, 2017

What’s your New Year’s resolution for BI and analytics? Do you even bother making them? Personally, I like making resolutions, or at least setting some goals. I have my personal...

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New Research: Toolkit: BI and Analytics Platform RFP

by Andrew White  |  December 8, 2016

My colleague Cindi Howson and friends just published Toolkit: BI and Analytics Platform RFP. This request for proposal template will give data and analytics leaders a head start in defining and...

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New Research: Predicts 2017: Analytics Strategy and Technology

by Andrew White  |  December 5, 2016

My colleague Kurt Schlegel and friends just published Predicts 2017: Analytics Strategy and Technology. Data and analytics leaders will increasingly benefit from the automation of data science tasks to make both...

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The Myth of Self Service BI Governance

by Andrew White  |  December 5, 2016

I read with great interest this article (Business Should Work with IT to get Self-service BI Governance Right) since it relates to a hot interaction that we are researching right...

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What CIOs Say About BI and Analytics

by Cindi Howson  |  November 30, 2016

Gartner Symposium is one of the largest gatherings of CIOs, with events around the world throughout September, October, and November. The U.S. Event in Orlando, Florida was sold out with...

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Shhh - Don't tell anyone but I am a closet "analytics" analyst!

by Andrew White  |  November 30, 2016

I was presenting to a client today on the topic of, "How to Build and Sustain an Effective Data and Analytics Strategy".  This is a topic I present on regularly...

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Tableau Lays Out Vision at Pivotal Time for Company

by Cindi Howson  |  November 10, 2016

Austin, Texas, boasted the largest user conference for Tableau with over 13,000 people attending live, spanning multiple city blocks, and another 10,000 people joining virtually. It’s a pivotal time for...

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New Research: Survey Analysis: Customers Rate Their BI and Analytics Platform Experience, 2016

by Andrew White  |  November 3, 2016

My colleague Rita Sallam (and others) just published Survey Analysis: Customers Rate Their BI and Analytics Platform Experience, 2016. Data and analytics leaders should use customer experience, operations capabilities, ease of use and achievement...

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Updated Research: ITScore for BI and Analytics

by Andrew White  |  October 24, 2016

My colleagues Cindi Howson and Alan Duncan just updated the ITScore for BI and Analytics. Gartner's maturity model gives data and analytics leaders a way to identify the level of sophistication...

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