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The Real Implications of the Birst Acquisition

On April 25, Infor announced their intention to acquire Birst. It’s too early to say whether the team at Birst is celebrating, but I’m sure Birst’s customers are not. I won’t bore you with all the things you expect a [now former] competitor to say here—things like “innovation will suffer,” “customer support and satisfaction will […]

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Logi Security: Managing Users in Logi Info

Over the past couple months, I’ve been writing about Logi’s approach to adaptive security and how we integrate new analytics capabilities with existing security models. I’ve gone over authentication, authorization, and integration using Logi’s SecureKey API. I’ve also explained in detail how to integrate adaptive security in a standalone enterprise application as well as in […]

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Power BI Embedded Limitations: 3 Considerations when Comparing Power BI Embedded vs. Logi Analytics

For Microsoft customers, Power BI Embedded is a good lightweight visualization layer. But many find it nearly impossible to predict costs or integrate security with the tool. If you have advanced embedding requirements, you may be better off with a solution that provides customizable embedded analytics with a pricing structure that aligns to your business model. >> […]

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Dashboard Inspiration: 3 Examples in Healthcare

As we get ready for the HIMSS Conference, it is a good time to recognize how organizations across the healthcare continuum are using data and analytics to improve patient outcomes and increase operational efficiency. Here are a few examples:   CarePartners Health Services CarePartners is a private, nonprofit healthcare organization which provides a full continuum […]

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The City of Marietta Showcases the Versatility of Logi Info

I had the pleasure of speaking with Ronald Barrett, Director of MIS/GIS for the City of Marietta, GA, last January, just a month after his organization purchased Logi Info. Although the City already had various reports, including SQL queries, Crystal reports, and Cognos, they had no dashboards. They needed a flexible tool with which they […]

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Why Every Marketer Needs to Be an Analyst

When I was in school, no one ever told me that a career in marketing meant long days poring over Excel spreadsheets. I thought marketing was supposed to be on the creative side. We’re supposed to work with designers to dream up awesome websites, provocative banner ads, and slick collateral templates. And yeah, I do […]

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