Tags » Business Intelligence

How Self-Service BI Can Make You a Data Analyst

Until recently, many organizations have been unable to harness the power of big data and analytics due to a number of technical obstacles. Many companies still don’t have anyone with the skill set or knowledge base required to manipulate data for discoveries and powerful insight, and many lack the funding necessary to invest in data analytics tools. 73 more words

Business Intelligence

Big Data: Career Opportunities Abound In Tech's Hottest Field

As big data continues to grow, companies around the world are on the hunt for technical recruits — a shift experts predict will continue through 2014 and beyond. 49 more words

Business Intelligence

6 Technology Articles You Must Read Today -- A Look At Analytics, Business Intelligence, Big Data, Clustering, Manufacturing & Innovation

As we thunder down the homestretch and into the weekend, enjoy these 6 top-notch technology articles.How Data Analytics and Business Intelligence are revolutionizing manufacturing supply chains. 82 more words

Business Intelligence

Splunk Conference Recap: The Key to Big Data Is Machine Learning

Splunk’s user conference has drawn to a close. After three days with over 160 sessions ranging from security and operations to business intelligence to even the Internet of Things, the same central theme kept appearing over and over again: the key to Big Data is machine learning. 76 more words

Business Intelligence

In Praise of 'small Data': How Targeted Analytics -- Not 'Big Data' -- Are Transforming Education Today

I hate buzzwords. There sure are a lot of them in education technology — probably enough to fill out a bingo card. Some of them have gained more traction than others, but there’s one in particular that makes me cringe: big data. 49 more words

Business Intelligence

The Amazing Ways Big Data Is Now Used in HR

Employees are a both a business’s greatest asset and its greatest expense. So hitting on the right formula for selecting them, and keeping them in place, is absolutely essential. 48 more words

Business Intelligence