The 12 Vizzes of Christmas

I love Christmas. It made more sense to me when I lived in a country where December = Winter but I’m slowly getting used to the sunshiny, summer Christmas feeling here in Cape Town. One thing that fills me with dread however is the phrase “…so what would you like for Christmas?” While racking my…

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WEBINAR: Qlik NPrinting User Management & Security

NPrinting User Management & Security Want to stay a step ahead of important Qlik support issues? We invite you to sign up for Qliks monthly webinar series where you can get first hand insights from Qlik support experts on the topics customers are asking about most. Ready for the next session of Support Techspert Thursdays?…

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All roads (eventually) lead to data

The Data Analytics Playing Field It can be taken as a given these days that any modern BI and Analytics tool that finds itself riding a Forrester Wave or boxed into a Gartner Quadrant is going to have some serious visualisation capabilities. The playing field is leveling out and key differentiators between tool-sets and vendors…

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Self-Service BI with IBM Cognos Analytics

IBM Cognos Analytics uses built-in intelligence and intuitive search to help you create the visualizations and reports you need quickly. It offers cognitive and managed self-service to help you derive insights from governed and trustworthy data. With IBM Cognos Analytics, even non-technical business users can confidently build simple or even complex reports.

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Get ready for what’s coming to IBM Cognos Analytics

IBM Cognos Analytics is built for businesses big or small. The latest release of Cognos Analytics helps you drive smarter decisions throughout your organization with an all-in-one platform for all your self-service needs. IBM Cognos Analytics will empower users with its AI Assistant and embedded smarts tools. These tools help prepare the data and help surface hidden insights…

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Making data mean more through storytelling

We can all be Data Story Tellers.  Ben Wellington, shares some fun examples, in this entertaining but thought provoking Tedx Talk on how you can make data more meaningful by asking the right questions. Ben shares some key considerations that you can adopt as you begin to share data stories within your organisation: Make sure…

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The Difference between Qlik Sense and QlikView

What is the difference between Qlik Sense and QlikView and which should I choose? Are you an existing Qlik customer, or considering Qlik.  Are you a little confused as to the difference between Qlik Sense and QlikView? This data sheet answers the question as to the difference between Qlik Sense and QlikView and which you…

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How can you trust your data without the BIG picture?

In our post “Fix the problems that can undermine your analytics”, we shared an infographic highlighting some problems that can undermine your data, and ultimately, your analytics. In this post, we continue to explore this topic in greater detail with a great smart paper titled: “How can you trust your data without the BIG picture?”…

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Fix the problems that can undermine your analytics

When choosing an analytics solution, make sure it has the “smarts” to help you determine what your plan is, what happened, why it happened, and what will happen next. Poor data makes an impact. And a big impact at that. Masquerading under the guise of beautiful reports, poor data can instill a false sense of…

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