• Three Lessons from Teaching Visual Analytics to MBA students

    After a brief introduction and overview demo, we kicked off the hands-on portion where students would create a custom data visualization application from start to finish. I was a bit skeptical about how much they would grasp compared to our more experienced customers in the business world. So I decided to time...

  • Designing for Data Literacy | Qlik Blog

    If we think about this from a BI perspective it’s plain that one report, one chart or one fixed dashboard for everyone who may need the information simply doesn’t cut it. Often it may require a variety of entry points to the data, ones that support the range in the skills of...

  • Teradata Customer Satisfaction Index Analytic Solution Introduced

    Solution is the first to authentically measure and manage evolving customer perspective, behavior and sentiment Teradata (NYSE:...

  • Teradata Customer Satisfaction Index Analytic Solution

    Solution is the first to authentically measure and manage evolving customer perspective, behavior and sentiment Teradata (NYSE:...

  • Three Global Shifts Changing the Retail Landscape

    The Qlik Retail Solutions team believes the following three shifts are changing the industry from top to bottom in 2016: The Empowered Consumer – Connected, informed, and more empowered than ever; today’s “hidden consumers” use mobile and social media to compare and buy anywhere, anytime. The Agile Supply Chain – Omni-channel demands...

  • Four Reasons Why Your Application Vendor Shouldn’t Be Your Analytics Vendor

    But when I tried to master basketball after years of excelling in soccer at an early age, I found it really difficult to become a skilled player. I accepted that being good in one sport didn’t necessarily equate to being good in another sport. This true life story reminds me a lot...

  • The Art of Big Bang Data

    The pieces and topics at Big Bang Data range far and wide, but one of the intriguing things we found was how the screen-based (at least the small screen) projects were much less engaging than the tangible ones. The posters, prints and artifacts were a lot more compelling. Getting a chance to...

  • Let’s Celebrate Pi Day! | Qlik Blog

    Joseph Priestley In 1765, Priestley published A Chart of Biography and then later A New Chart of History. He wanted to show his students the dependence of events and the distribution into periods and divisions. Today we recognize his work through different types of charts that use a timeline. However, it’s not...

  • All-Day Breakfast! | Qlik Blog

    In short, all-day breakfast was a big gamble for McDonald’s which took many years for the quick restaurant chain to move forward on, and it appears the gamble paid off. McDonald’s same-store sales in the 4th quarter of 2015 rose for the first time in two years. This begs the question, are...

  • We’ve Done It Again! Qlik Sense 2.2

    Qlik Sense 2.2 enables business users to more freely prepare and explore data, and provides developers new, powerful tools for building custom applications and extending Qlik Sense. The highlights of Qlik Sense 2.2 include: Advanced data preparation with automatic date handling, calculated fields, and a newly redesigned data manager. Alternate dimensions and...