What Are Citizen Data Scientists and Can They Improve the Quality of Business Intelligence?

What Are Citizen Data Scientists? Citizen Data Scientists represent a new breed of business analysts – a group of individuals with diverse business responsibilities and training, who wield sophisticated analytical tools, and employ complex methods of analysis to improve business results – all without the […]

What is Augmented Data Preparation and Why is it Important?

The average business user does not have a full grasp of Advanced Data Discovery or Data Preparation methods, and most organizations would not want business users to waste precious time trying to navigate the complexities of a manual data preparation process. If a business provides a solid foundation for […]

Data Discovery Tools Are Easier Than Ever!

Deliver Advanced Analytics to Business Users with Augmented Data Discovery! Smart data discovery is not dependent on a few geniuses sitting in a science lab somewhere! With appropriate data discovery tools your team members can leverage their knowledge of their role and domain, and the […]

NLP and Augmented Analytics: A Recipe for Success!

Augmented Analytics Benefits Include NLP for Easy Analysis! Everyone has heard the term ‘natural language processing’ or NLP. So, what is natural language processing, exactly, and how can it help your business? NLP allows a program or software to understand language as written/spoken by humans […]

What is SSDP and Can it Truly Make Analytics Self-Serve?

SSDP (otherwise known as self-serve data preparation) is the logical evolution of business intelligence analytical tools. With self-serve tools, data discovery and analytics tools are accessible to team members and business users across the enterprise. What is SSDP? SSDP or Self-Serve Data Preparation is a […]

What is Natural Language Processing & How Does it Benefit a Business? (Part 3 of 3 articles)

Whether we know it or not, we use Natural Language Processing every day. It makes it easier for us to interact with computers and software and allows us to perform complex searches and tasks without the help of a programmer, developer or analyst. In this, […]

What are Citizen Analysts and How Can They Improve Your Organization?

The days of data silos and isolated teams of data analysts and IT staff are behind us. Today, every business user must incorporate accurate analysis into the decision-making process. Enter, the Citizen Analyst! What is a Citizen Analyst? Citizen Analysts (AKA Citizen Data Scientists) represent […]

Does Data Democratization Result in Data Anarchy and Bad Business Decisions?

One of the most common excuses used to avoid data democratization and self-serve augmented data discovery is that the organization cannot guarantee data integrity and that, if business users have access to dated, incorrect or incomplete data, the resulting decisions will not be better but […]

Advanced Analytics Tools Can Be Your Secret Weapon!

What is Advanced Analytics, and How Can it Help My Business? What is advanced analytics? Where to start? Advanced analytics takes analysis to the next level by providing sophisticated techniques designed to get to the heart of data and offer insight and answers with which […]