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The Journey from Traditional BI to Self-Service Analytics

Traditional Business intelligence systems are less effective in managing such huge volumes of data. There are cases where the data integration phase runs into years. Also with unstructured data, it becomes very difficult to recognize patterns in tables and the more traditional BI display methods. Now here’s where self-service applications come into the picture.

Self-service analytics less challenging for IT than traditional?

A debate which most of the practitioners of traditional BI tend to engage in is that the self-service BI comes with reduced number of challenges.  Most argue that the self-service tools are ‘drag-n-drop’, and are like a ‘black-box’ which do not give a complete control of the data and its depiction. However, I feel that the challenges are different and complicated in the self-service space.

BI Trends to watch out for in 2017

Even though BI experts pretty much seem to be in total awareness of where are things headed in 2017, backed by the opinions of USEReady's BI experts who have helped numerous companies succeed with data - here are top 5 trends that we think will dominate 2017.  

Geeky business analyst jokes

It's been said before, it is important that even the brightest minds get a little distraction once in a while. Continuing to the series of ultra-geeky jokes here are few more. Indulge, relate and share with fellow geeks to humor the busy brains, Enjoy!