Business Intelligence

A Quick Look at Tableau vs. Domo

Companies of all sizes and industries are looking to innovative business intelligence and analytics platforms to help them to utilize internal data and perform a modern approach to data analysis. Self-serve BI tools are key to how competitive companies do business successfully, enabling better visibility in terms of sales, revenue, human resources and more.

Among the many BI solutions out there, Tableau and Domo are two of the most popular choices – one a mainstay and the other a newer entrant into the BI market. Here are some key features to understand when comparing these solutions:

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6 Fatal Mistakes to Avoid When Using Your BI Tools

There are so many BI solutions in the marketplace today that it’s hard to know where to begin. The features and functionality can easily sideline more fundamental issues, such as the user experience, the ease of accessing and managing data, and whether or not the tool integrates well with other critical business systems. But these things can mean more of a difference in terms of acceptance of the tool than what bells and whistles come with it. Here are the most common mistakes to avoid with your BI tool.

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4 Best Practices to Follow When Selecting & Implementing Your BI Tools

Selecting and implementing a BI tool is no trivial task. It takes time to get the approval necessary, and sometimes it feels like you have to jump through more hoops than a circus lion. It’s true that having across-the-board buy-in is essential, but there are ways to assure that your BI implementation doesn’t end with a crash and burn, like so many other enterprises have faced. Here are the best practices to help your entire organization get the absolute most out of the BI tool you choose.

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Competiveness Analysis of the Top Tableau Competitors

Lots of companies have heard about Tableau Software, a top-rated business intelligence product. Their main products are Tableau Desktop, Tableau Server and Tableau Online – all viable BI solutions, but there are lots of other attractive alternatives to Tableau that make good use of business data assets through cloud-based and self-service business intelligence. 

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SaaS BI Tools Pros and Cons

Companies today have a real need for business intelligence — businesses are trying to harness the right data sets, and analyze them in the right ways, to make good decisions about products, services, customers, suppliers and much more.

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Qlikview vs. BusinessObjects vs. Spotfire

Many companies are looking at business intelligence (BI) tools to turn information into insight, to provide actionable uses of data assets, and to stay ahead of the curve in a rapidly changing modern business world. But what tools are best for business intelligence, and how are they used? Here is a comparison of three major resources for business intelligence projects.

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Cognos vs. SAS vs. MicroStrategy

When choosing a Business Intelligence software solution, it’s important to have a bird’s eye view of the overall offerings of each platform, and how those features dovetail into an entrepreneur’s needs. In this article, we’ll be comparing three leaders in the space: Cognos, SAS and MicroStrategy.

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SAS vs SAP vs Power BI

It’s easy to get overwhelmed when choosing a BI software solution, but rest assured that the wide range of options on the market mean there’s a solution for virtually any company’s needs. In this article, we’ll be comparing three leaders in the business intelligence field: SAS Visual Analytics, SAP BusinessObjects, and Microsoft Power BI.

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