The opioid crisis is one of the gravest challenges the USA is facing today. For the second year in a row, life expectancy has declined. Last month, at Gartner Data and Analytics Summit in Grapevine, TX, an Analytics Bake-off was hosted where vendors were given access to a dataset related to the opioid crisis… Read More →
Many companies use data and analytics to make decisions and know how visualizations help people quickly grasp and better understand important information. Yet many companies struggle with data democratization. Instead of developing broad capability, people are intimidated, and visualization technology is available to only a select few.
A good visualization can communicate business ideas with incredible power, but for a long time, “dataviz” has been left to specialists—data scientists and professional designers. No longer.
This has been a very exciting week for us at TIBCO. On Monday, March 14, we launched Spotfire 7.5, and updated Spotfire Cloud. In this post, we will cover the incredible enhancements and additions that have been made to Spotfire.
As Geoffrey Chaucer once wrote, “all good things must come to an end.” And so it goes with our TIBCO Spotfire Trends and Outliers Blog. But don’t fret. Even though the Spotfire blog is going away, you’ll still be able to find information about data analytics that you’ve counted on… Read More →
Until recently, data analytics and data visualization tools have commonly been used by cities and government agencies to address societal challenges such as congestion, crime, and municipal services. But increasingly, government officials are applying these tools to help fight poverty and other forms of social inequality. For instance, at the… Read More →
When most of us get a new data visualization tool or a new version of our visualization software with extra features, we jump at the chance to see what has been added and want to explore more. We use our tools to create a plethora of lines, circular charts, swooshing arcs, and more. Sometimes, we… Read More →
A man and his wife waited to order in a Nashville restaurant. The waiter handed them five enormous pages and began to explain each page in great detail. The pages contained a wine list, an appetizer list, main entrees, desserts, and other miscellaneous information that had to be consumed before… Read More →
Authors: Ana Costa e Silva and Anna Maria Nowakowska, TIBCO Data Science Team In this blog series we are sharing analytic technologies that help you best leverage Big Data. In previous blogs we have shown how well you can visualize your big data with TIBCO Spotfire, regardless of the source… Read More →
Data is at the very heart of analytics. Besides V’s of big data—Volume, Velocity, Variety and Veracity—it is equally important to be mindful of where the data is stored, how it is accessed and how data discovery tools process, visualize and analyze the data. Especially, with the emergence of new… Read More →