Business Intelligence


Measuring Errors for Quality Forecasting

It is perhaps part of human nature to react to errors as soon as they see it. Being able to identify them is crucial in just about anything especially in instances where minor discrepancies would impact the expected results a lot. Forecasting business flow is necessary in making important decisions. […]


IBM Watson Analytics Set to Make it in the World of BI 1

IBM Watson, who is not, apparently, satisfied with its win on Jeopardy, is searching for a job. After a great deal of buildup, the natural language business intelligence tool Watson Analytics, which is rooted on the famed AI of Big Blue, is finally available in beta freemium version. It is […]


The Progressive Role of Predictive Analysis in Business

The definition of predictive analytics is the usage of statistical algorithms, machine-learning techniques and data in order to identify the probability of future results based on past or historical data. The goal here is to go past simple statistics and reports on past data to supplying the best evaluation on […]


Thinking of Going Into BI for your Organization? Read These 5 Steps First

There is an increasing number of organizations that are seeing the advantages of using relevant data in order to push their businesses to the top. A study dubbed The Data Directive done by the Economist Intelligence Unit has shown that there is a link between the use of quality data […]


Improving your Business Services with Business Intelligence Systems 1

Every business has to make business decisions. Some, like operational decisions, are made daily, while others, like strategic decisions, have to be made from time to time. In order to make a good business decision, it is important that the management relies on actual data and not only on assumptions. […]


The 10 Most Important Benefits of Business Intelligence 2

Business Intelligence is no doubt one of the most used buzzwords in the modern business landscape. Newer BI models are easier to use, have simpler interfaces and can be operated and understood even by the most technologically-adverse team member in a company. Given the accessibility of today’s BI software, the […]


Top Five Data Mining Techniques To Create Business Value 1

Data mining entails finding anomalies, correlations, and patterns within large data groups to predict outcomes. By using a wide range of techniques, analysts can effortlessly use this information to reduce risks, improve customer relationships, cut costs, increase revenues and so much more. You can conduct different types of analyses in […]


What You Need to Know about Self-Service Business Intelligence

The self-service business intelligence approach allows users to make analytical queries and personalized reports on their own, without having to utilize IT manpower. This frees up the IT staff to concentrate on other business tasks—making the set-up beneficial for both parties.   Self-service business intelligence, often shortened to SSBI, is […]