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Establishing a Business Intelligence Strategy: What to Do

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We live in a time where terms like “business intelligence” and “big data” are pretty much running the show. The reason for this is quite simple. Businesses have reached a point where they cannot forge ahead without any real insight into the data they collect.  In order to ensure that the adoption pays off, businesses need to have a plan or strategy in place. So, if you’re a business that’s looking to adopt a business intelligence solution or even trying to migrate to a new one, here are a few tips that can help smooth out the process and guarantee positive results.
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New and updated: Tableau 10.4

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Tableau 10.4 is here! Save time and reduce mistakes by using the best data for your analysis. From discussions with visual snapshots to data source recommendations, Tableau 10.4 helps you speed up your journey to data discovery.
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Five ways in which big data analytics is changing the current business environment

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Today, the term 'big-data’ has become widely popular. It is essentially a collection of large volumes of complex data that cannot be processed using the traditional approach. This is where businesses started using big-data analytics which uses modern computational methods for fast and efficient data processing. Big-data analytics are changing businesses in a big way. Take a look at how it is revolutionizing the current business trends.
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The strategic advantages of business analytics

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In the world of web 2.0 and industry 4.0, organizations that are flexible when it comes to  adopting new technologies and changing their business model are better equipped to grow sustainably than their rigid counterparts. Business analytics is one such source of strategic value; converting data into actionable insights and profitable actions.
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Tableau's upcoming updates

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Tableau has recently announced that the upcoming release of Tableau 10.4 will be the last version of Tableau Desktop, Tableau Reader, and Tableau Public to work on 32-bit operating systems. If your computer runs on a 32-bit operating system we have bad news for you: When released, Tableau 10.5 will no longer be able to function on these systems. On the other hand, and on a much better note too, if you run a 64-bit operating system you should get ready to welcome a bigger and better Tableau 10.5.
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The death of a master storyteller

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On February 7, 2017, the world lost one of its best-known Swedish academics - Hans Rosling. One described as ‘the man in whose hands data sings’.  Others described him as a ‘data guru’ and even ‘the Jedi master of data visualisation’.
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Introducing Talend: Starting your Big Data journey

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We’ve recently held our first Talend event, “Introducing Talend: Starting your Big Data journey”. This exclusive event brought together BI professionals from different sectors who were interested in learning how solutions such as Talend can help harness and exploit the challenges and opportunities brought about by the rise of Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT).
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iMovo hosts Qlik Roundtable and Business Brunch

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We've recently held our annual “Qlik Roundtable and Business Brunch” at Le Meridien Hotel in St. Julian’s. This half-day event brought together BI professionals from a broad spectrum of companies from different sectors, who were looking to learn more about Qlik and how it can help organizations grow, innovate and succeed – all through the power of visual analytics.
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Data analysis: History of Maltese Football

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How many matches did the Malta national football team win throughout the years? Who's the coach which helped winning most games? Which was the best year for our national team? Click through this dashboard to learn more about our football history.
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Big data analytics: translating information into knowledge

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The concept of Big Data has been around for a number of years now and although businesses have started to understand the importance of streamlining and analysing all the data captured and combining this with sources of data from external sources, some are still unsure about what it is and how it can be used.