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 →
TIBCO is excited and proud to announce that it has been named a winner in the Dresner Advisory Services’ 2017 Industry Excellence Awards, resulting from high vendor ratings in the 2017 Wisdom of the Crowds® Business Intelligence (BI) Market Study. TIBCO Spotfire achieved awards as a Customer Experience Leader and a Value Leader, while TIBCO Statistica received… Read More →
It seems that every day, I am receiving more requests for information regarding TIBCO Spotfire support for mobile devices. A frequent topic in those conversations is incorporating GPS coordinate information into those mobile applications. This topic has been previously discussed in a TIBCO Community article. However, many of the Spotfire… Read More →
Avangard Innovative transforms recycling with Spotfire Avangard Innovative helps its clients preserve and protect the environment by reducing the waste footprint being sent to landfills. “Our business plans were to transform an industry that was pretty low tech,” says Jason Lu, chief information and technology officer. “Our technology objectives were… Read More →
At the core of any organization lies a mission to drive customer centricity. Where does the “core” sit in your organization? There is urgency today for organizations to be agile and respond quickly to customer needs. However, the “need for speed” can also be the bugbear of your business.
Bump charts are popular for exploring the changes in rank of a value over a time, place, or any other dimension relevant to the analysis. The name originated from a boat race where each boat tries to bump their boat and move up in their respective standing. They are very useful to compactly… Read More →