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.

Pros and Cons of Building Analytics vs. Buying Analytics

Application teams are constantly grappling with questions on how to engage their users, improve their end user experience, and attract new users. One of the best ways to do this is via embedded analytics. According to Logi’s soon-to-be-released 2017 State of Embedded Analytics Report, 92 percent of application teams are already providing embedded analytics in […]

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Best Practices for Developing in Logi Info Studio

Google defines best practices as the “commercial or professional procedures that are accepted or prescribed as being correct most.” But what exactly does that mean when talking about developing an application in Logi Info Studio? Turns out, that question isn’t so easy to answer. The power of Logi Info Studio lies in the extreme flexibility […]

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Integrating Security with Custom Databases for Analytics in Standalone Enterprise Solutions

Logi’s approach to adaptive security means we integrate with whatever security model our customers already have. We typically see three distinct use cases for integrating new analytics capabilities with a preexisting security model: 1. Setting up a standalone analytics solution in an enterprise 2. Setting up a standalone enterprise solution with database integration 3. Embedded in […]

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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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