May
18

Infographic: Cloud Adoption Eases Business Pressures for SMBs

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Simple, hassle-free, and cost-effective, three words that sum up why companies are moving to the cloud. SMBs are no different; according to a survey by B2B research firm Clutch.co, “Nearly 95% of small to medium businesses say they either already use a cloud…

May
11

Top BI Trends Today

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“Business Intelligence (BI) is about providing the right data at the right time to the right people so that they can take the right decisions” – Nic Smith, Microsoft BI Solutions Marketing Unlike the common belief, availability of data and specific analytics are…

May
3

Top 5 SMB IoT Adoption Trends and Benefits Infographic

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“In the next century, planet earth will don an electronic skin. It will use the Internet as a scaffold to support and transmit its sensations.”    – Neil Gross 1999 From a recent survey of 1135 US SMBs conducted by Techaisle to understand IoT adoption trends,…

Apr
27

The Decline of ETL and the Future of Data Integration Technologies

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This is the last of our three-part series on the Future of Data Integration technologies. In our previous article, we discussed the rise of real-time ETL and Data Warehousing and the active part it has played in revolutionizing Business Intelligence. In this article,…

Apr
13

The Role of Real time ETL and Data Warehousing in Revolutionizing Business Intelligence

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In our last article, we talked about the importance of ETL for BI. This article introduces the concept of Real-time ETL and Data Warehousing and how they are revolutionizing Business Intelligence. Traditional batch processing is being phased out and with the era of…

Mar
31

The Importance of ETL in Generating Business Intelligence

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This is the first of our three-part series on the Future of Data Integration. The article talks about the important role ETL has played in obtaining relevant business insights and intelligence. ETL and Business Intelligence For a business to make profitable and valuable…

Mar
15

From Programming Languages to Data Integration, the Top Tools for all things Data

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The growing demand from enterprises has been driving the growth of data. Recent surveys point to an exponential growth in volume and size in the coming years. Most of those surveyed agree that it can improve their competitive advantage, change business outcomes, and…

Mar
8

Why is Data Preparation Important?

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Data Preparation is the latest IT lingo ever since data became a powerful standard for business performance and a measurable metric for ROI and positive outcomes. Strategic insights that are extracted for analysis are translated into actionable decisions. But even before integration, there is…

Mar
1

Top 8 Android Mobile Apps for Data Analysts and Data Scientists

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Whether it is for quick learning or solo practice, most people these days are turning to mobile apps for convenience. There is an app for almost everything today. With machine learning and data analytics making waves in the world, it is, therefore, no surprise…

Feb
22

Security Alert! Your Data Could be at Risk

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A conglomeration of massive volumes of data from multiple disparate sources, Big Data is prone to security risks because of its very nature. The constant cycle of sending and receiving data is a window for attacks and breaches to occur. With malicious attacks becoming more…