Welcome to BlogNotions' Business Intelligence Blog

BlogNotions Business Intelligence Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by BI thought leaders. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on the latest technologies in the marketplace, discussions of competitive decision making, new ideas for analyzing data, and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

What Exactly Is an Analytics Development Platform?

In the hyper-competitive embedded business intelligence space, it can be difficult to immediately articulate what makes a company unique. Logi is special because our Analytics Development Platform puts us at the nexus between the conveniences of buying an analytics tool and the flexibility of building your own solution. Now, what exactly is an Analytics Development […]

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3 Mobile BI Pitfalls to Avoid

As the mobile workforce continues to grow, mobile business intelligence (BI) has become an increasingly critical business imperative. In fact, a recent report from Market Research Future projects the mobile BI market will expand at a 23 percent CAGR from 2016 to 2022, reaching $13 billion by the end of that timeframe. As the demand […]

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Why Blindly Building Dashboards Is a Waste of Time: The Future of Analytics Is Embedded

Blindly building yet another dashboard is an act of cowardice. In today’s application-driven world, dashboards alone don’t rise to the challenge of solving people’s real problems. As you will read in Logi’s latest State of Embedded Analytics Report, the bad news is dashboards are still the top item on most organizations’ roadmaps. The good news […]

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A Close Look at Agile Business Intelligence Best Practices

Over the past decade, data science and business intelligence have become increasingly significant parts of our society. Michael Lewis’ “Moneyball” helped radically change the way baseball teams evaluate players and operate their franchises. Elections are analyzed—and sometimes even decided—based on business intelligence. And financial markets can move drastically based on data analytics. Considering the impact […]

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The ego driven Business Intelligence professional

It is said that implementing a Business Intelligence program is one of the most daunting journeys a company can embark on. We all have heard the statistic that 8 out of 10 projects fail to meet at least one (if not all three) of the success objectives: timeline, quality or scope. Numerous articles have been […]

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Creating Competitive Advantage through Diversity and Information

Competitive advantage is commonly defined as “an advantage that an individual/firm has over its competitors”. While very generic, the definition is very insightful, it compares an entity not to itself but to the rest of the population, highlighting how this self is different from the remainder of the population, explicitly calling them competition.   From […]

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The gift of being yourself

Have you ever dreamt that were someone else, perhaps a colleague at work who is doing extremely well or maybe a famous/rich politician with significant influence or power? If you answered yes, you are not alone; at some point in time in our lives most of question our own identify and wonder what could be […]

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Data – the new 21st century fourth pillar for a successful M&A

As industries mature, we start seeing a higher number of Merger & Acquisitions (M&A) activities. The rule of thumb is that the larger a company grows, the more likely it can leverage its scale to drive competitive advantages such as getting lower prices from suppliers, reducing its delivery costs and more importantly keeping entry barriers […]

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