What did you do? Why? Can you explain it? And will you do the same thing again? While you’re pondering all those questions, the chances are good that a company using Spotfire analytics has the answers.
Business Intelligence Overview
The smart people at Economist Intelligence Unit have done it again, working with GEHealthcare to create an interactive, analytics tool for evaluating the difficult choices in healthcare and policy. At GE.com/healthofnations a set of disease patterns, demographic data and financial constraints are just a few factors that impact the health of… Read More →
Listening to Stan Cox, you start to understand the impact of air-conditioning and its environmental and financial impact. His new book “Losing Our Cool” delivers insights just in time as summer temperatures start spiking in North America and we look for a vacation or escape. Still, we complain about the weather,… Read More →
Inventor and publisher Ben Franklin wrote that early to bed and early to rise had that desirable result. Business authors John Sviokla and Thomas Davenport see it differently. They give some credit to analytics and information gathering.
As March gives way to April, there are lessons in analytics for college basketball fans learning the challenges of predicting unexpected Final Four teams and college applicants getting news of acceptance or rejection. When those packets arrive for the Class of 2014 students should know about data analysis, yield and… Read More →
Or maybe even a shameless plug. . .so we’ll recommend “The Power of Now” — the latest book from Vivek Ranadive, founder and CEO of TIBCO Software. After all, the book’s subtitle is “How Companies Sense and Respond to Change Using Real-Time Technology.” And instead of cliches and broad strategies,… Read More →
Spotfire has two new white papers available to help organizations understand the changing dynamics of business intelligence and analytics.
When The Economist tells business readers that ‘information management’ is the future of commercial success, it’s a fair bet that analytics and business intelligence are included. In a Feb. 25 special report, the prestigious weekly details how real-time decisions and managing the flow, accuracy and response to information will separate… Read More →
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Jeff Vance of Datamation recently covered the business intelligence vendor market. In “Business Intelligence Software: Ten Leaders,” Vance calls the business intelligence software market a “David vs. Goliath” fight between “behemoth” vendors and “pure-play” vendors. Read this blog posting to see where Spotfire ranks among the ten business intelligence leaders.