People have sometimes asked me when Spotfire will be available for Mac. I always used to answer: It is already available, just use the Spotfire Business Author (the Spotfire web authoring client). Many people were OK with that, but some commented that there is more value in having an installed… Read More →
There is a golden rule for analytics and data science. Your results are only as good as the data that you work with. Essentially, it’s garbage in, garbage out. That’s why it is so important to have high-quality data in order to get meaningful insights from your data analysis. However,… Read More →
Version control (also known as revision control or source control) for DevOps and software development is a well-adopted practice to eliminate the risk of manual errors and enable teams to work together to develop code. However, many BI analysts and developers aren’t taking advantage of the benefits of version control… Read More →
TIBCO Spotfire® 7.12 is now generally available and addresses your requests for improved features in exporting reports, visualization, data wrangling, mobile support, and more. These enhancements make collaboration, self-service data prep, and visual analysis easier than ever.
One of the most appealing use cases for blockchain is supply chain. Traditionally, supply chain processes are slow and disjointed. Fortunately, there are multiple benefits that a blockchain can provide to the complex supply chain world. In an upcoming webinar “Blockchain to the Supply Chain Rescue”, we will outline the… Read More →
Today’s booming competitive landscape demands that to create a value analytics added solution, a company must invest on multiple levels: Find a BI tool that is fit for the problem and tech ecosystem Train a team to work within the paradigm of the tool Define their domain specific problems as analytic… Read More →
Let me start by saying Excel is an incredibly useful tool. It revolutionized accounting in the 1980s and handles projects from simple personal budgeting to any number of complex processes for businesses. But Excel has limitations—and it’s important to know when and where other tools should be used instead. Case… Read More →
Hierarchical cluster analysis or HCA is a widely used method of data analysis, which seeks to identify clusters often without prior information about data structure or number of clusters. Strategies for hierarchical clustering generally fall into two types: Agglomerative and divisive. Agglomerative is a bottom up approach where each observation starts in its own cluster,… Read More →
This week, Forrester named TIBCO Spotfire a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise BI Platforms with Majority On-Premises Deployments, Q3 2017. Spotfire was top-ranked for current offering of the 15 vendors evaluated, and it is the only platform that received the highest possible score in the Ease of Use criterion.
Throughout our three-part series, we’ve covered how data analytics is an ally to your marketing cause and how demystifying customer insights begin with a humanized approach. In a nutshell, organizations struggling with new technology isn’t a new problem, and not all hope is lost. There are quick ways to get your… Read More →