For the uninitiated, the term ‘Data Science’ can conjure up images of the famous scene from The Matrix – the one with the unending scroll of green characters on a black screen. It means it is indecipherable to all but a select few. As with many Hollywood inventions though, this just isn’t true. Continue reading What is Data Science?
Cognos is IBM’s cloud-based offering into the Business Intelligence (BI) market. It is a full suite of software designed to provide a self-service approach that encompasses data extraction, data analysis and visualisation and reporting. It’s built on open standards so it can be used with a variety of data sources. Continue reading SAP BusinessObjects v Cognos
SAP BusinessObjects is a Business Intelligence platform, a world leading software suite that enables organisations to access and control, manipulate and secure, visualise and distribute their data. The suite includes many tools, but chief among them for easy analytical visualisation is Web Intelligence. Continue reading SAP BusinessObjects v Web Intelligence
Tableau (now owned by Salesforce) is a very popular business intelligence tool which is gaining in market share, but how does it stack up against SAP BusinessObjects as an Enterprise level BI tool? Continue reading SAP BusinessObjects v Tableau
What is SAP BusinessObjects? It allows you to convert any data you have in your business into information and analysis – to make stories, reports and visualisations from the applications and systems your organisation uses. You can connect it to almost any data-source and it will help you to obtain insight into how your business works and make decisions on how it should work more efficiently. Continue reading SAP BusinessObjects for Dummies