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    Meeting the business analytics challenge in 2017

    Business analytics is one of the fastest growing and most exciting tier 1 applications in the enterprise today. More and more businesses across industries are turning to data for business intelligence, making investments in advanced analytics and visualization tools to deliver deeper insights throughout their organization.

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    Buying the right BI: Four questions to ask when choosing an analytics platform for your business

    Choosing the wrong business intelligence platform can create IT bottlenecks, security and governance risks, and disconnected analytics experiences—as well as require a high cost of ownership. However, the right BI platform can quickly take your business from data-blind to data-driven, empowering your people to make smarter, more informed decisions that will drive your business forward. Learn the four questions every enterprise should ask when considering the best platform for their needs.

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    Customer Service is the Oil in our Machine

    Just yesterday my team forwarded me a very nice compliment from one of our customers. They were struggling with a technical issue and called our support team for help. To our customer’s delight, we were quickly able to get them back up and running.

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    Factors to consider for the true high cost of Tableau

    There are a lot of things to consider as you compare different analytics platforms. For costs, you can better calculate the total cost of ownership (TCO) by considering the full use across your enterprise in areas like content reuse, content management, report distribution, advanced analytics, and security.

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    Pyramid Analytics and Proskriptive: empowering healthcare with data science

    The answer lies in bringing healthcare-focused data science expertise together with an analytics platform that provides impressive number-crunching and data visualization power, while remaining accessible to users of every skill level. This is where Pyramid Analytics and Proskriptive join forces.

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    Fantasy football: help your data find a voice with BI Office

    For this blog post, I will discuss my methodology for creating a narrative by focusing on the three storyboards I built to help manage my fantasy football team. I followed a 5-step process for storyboard creation: problem identification, storylining, connecting to data sources, adding views/interactions, and enhancement. I will dive into detail on each one of these steps.

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    Pyramid Analytics named a Technology Innovation Award winner by Dresner Advisory Services

    Pyramid Analytics has been recognized in the Dresner Advisory Services 2016 Technology Innovation Awards, presented to the top vendors in the Dresner 2016 Wisdom of Crowds™ series. The award further proves our commitment to customers and our standing as an innovator in business intelligence.

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    Data governance and one version of the truth evade Tableau

    When considering a BI solution, IT and business leaders should consider data governance shortfalls and which processes they still do manually. But Tableau lacks many key data governance features making it difficult to provide one version of the truth.

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    Using performance analysis to determine how I dropped the ball

    I built a storyboard in BI Office to help me draft a winning fantasy football team. Unfortunately, my team hasn't done a whole lot of “winning" so far this season. While I would like to pin my team's woeful performance squarely on the shoulders of Lady Luck, in reality, it was my own doing: I spent more time tweaking my data reports than actually using those reports to make decisions. Find out what else I learned by using performance analysis to understand where I went wrong.

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    Who walked away with the Pyramid Analytics steps challenge?

    Pyramid Analytics completed a month-long steps challenge and used BI Office to find interesting facts and fun data visualizations.

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