Deloitte's Ashleigh Theophanides delves into the practical approaches BI teams can take to avoid making common mistakes.
Absa's David Logan discusses the evolution of the data science field andits dependence on innovative technology.
Business intelligence and analytics success is not an event, it is a journey, says Melissa Treier, VP of corporate sales at Information Builders.
There are seven key factors that can mean the difference between an analytics project succeeding or failing, says AccTech's Karl Dinkelmann.
Unless people are empowered to become data literate, businesses will never get the most out of their second most valuable asset, says SAQlik MD James Hickman.
Aspen Pharmacare's Alishna Maharaj discusses the importance of leveraging an analytics team to drive business success.
Data only works when you exchange insights with others, collaborate and interrogate it, says BI ‘rockstar' Donald Farmer.
Corporates often do not invest in adoption and change management of their business intelligence projects, says Expeditus.
There is no panacea that handles all BI architecture requirements, but there are ways of pulling the different systems together, says Keyrus.
Bringing technology, processes and people together is easier said than done, says a data science expert.
Eighty percent of a data scientist's time is spent on finding, cleaning and organising data, and only 20% on actual analysis.
This year's Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2019 has a much broader focus than in previous years, which reflects the fast-moving and changing face of BI and analytics.
Don't look for the ideal analyst or technical person, as they don't exist, says BI expert.
Data workers must learn to be story tellers, says Weynand Deysel, head of BI at FNB.
In 2018, Convene was recognised by two internationally acclaimed institutions for its board portal solutions.
The ITWeb Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2019 will be held from 12 to 14 March at The Forum, in Bryanston.
Data visualisation clarifies factors that influence behaviour, and helps businesses understand their products and identify any shortcomings, says Pernod Ricard.
Donald Farmer, principal at Treehive Strategy, will give the keynote address at ITWeb Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2019, to be held from 12 to 14 March.
ITWeb's next annual BI & Analytics Summit will be held from 12 to 14 March 2019, at The Forum in Bryanston.
Over 1800 customers rely on SAQlik’s solutions to gain meaning out of information from varied sources, exploring the hidden relationships within data that lead to insights that ignite good ideas.
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Building big data solutions is hard. Building them according to required business value with the future in mind is harder. Established in 2005, SlipStream Data (PTY) Ltd is one of the few companies in South Africa that have a real on-the-ground experience in designing, building and maximising the business value from big data and high-volume transactional systems.
While our offering to the market covers Gartner Research endorsed big data products such as Tableau, Alteryx, WhereScape, SnowFlake and Data Robot, our key mission remains, to help companies maximise their investment in purchased technologies by closing any gaps that prevent them from achieving and benefiting from timely insights.
We add value to our customers through consulting, best-of-breed products, training, support and on-going innovation in the BI and analytics space.
Alteryx Alteryx Analytics provides analysts with the unique ability to easily prep, blend and analyze all of their data using a repeatable workflow, then deploy and share analytics at scale for deeper insights in hours, not weeks. Analysts love the Alteryx Analytics platform because they can connect to and cleanse data from data warehouses, cloud applications, spreadsheets and other sources, easily join this data together, then perform analytics - predictive, statistical and spatial - using the same intuitive user interface, without writing any code.
Expeditus / MicroStrategy
MicroStrategy together with its partner Expeditus, provides powerful software solutions and that empower businesses with actionable business intelligence. The MicroStrategy analytics and mobility platform delivers high-performance business applications for both business and IT.
WeDoTech is passionate about using modern technology to simplify life. Cloud data management technologies such as Snowflake, Fivetran and Looker form part of WeDoTech's toolkit to implement modern data warehouses effectively.
See more at: www.wedotech.co.
CPB is a proudly owned South African company that promotes behavioral insight through data intelligence.
Transforming the world of data through complaint application of artificial intelligence, which supplies an improved return on investment that enhances operational efficacy.
CPB is a privately owned company registered as a Credit Bureau under the National Credit Act with registration number NCRCB2.
CPB is also a Level III BEE contributor.
In operation as a Credit Bureau for more than 36 years.
The Solutions is scalable and can be extended to include any country and datasets internationally.
See more at: www.consumerprofilebureau.com.
Keyrus is a specialist in performance management consulting and the integration of innovative technological solutions in the Data and Digital fields. We have expertise and skills to help companies optimise their performance and meet the challenges linked to their transformation. We believe performance management should be about business users maximising their business value.
Keyrus has a strong reputation in the implementation of business intelligence solutions that require analytics-ready data. Utilising Datapult will further strengthen Keyrus's leadership in the Digital Intelligence sector.
See more at: www.datapult.net.
From data acquisition to presentation and visualisation, Information Builders’ technology ensures that the information is of the highest quality and in the exact format needed for consumers to be most productive
Please visit www.infobuild.co.za
Using the right combination of people, business processes and technology remains the Ovations approach to the fast changing IT and Business landscape. We’ve helped many of South Africa’s largest organizations achieve sustainable business improvements through our unique approach. Our model is based on building long term partnerships, shaping the journey through technology that creates real experiences
See more at: www.ovationsgroup.com.
We are a full service IT consultancy specializing in the development, deployment and support of Business Intelligence and bespoke software systems to some of South Africa’s leading companies. We provide cutting edge technological solutions including AI, Blockchain and Internet of Things. Our competitive rates and full service solutions give us the competitive advantage in this fast paced Digital world we now live in. Call us for a no obligation chat to see how we can help you solve your IT and digital challenges.