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Getting your hands on data with mobile analytics

Mobile touchscreen interfaces, when designed correctly, provide a more intimate relationship with business data. Donald Farmer of Qlik offers his take on three key UI design principles

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Massive Climate Data Awaits Analysis

Huge amounts of climate data is available for free to journalists and the general public. One challenge is finding easy-to-use data analysis tools that can effectively help users visualize the raw big data.

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The Magic Behind Apps: An Interview With Qlik Tech CEO Lars Bjork

Lars Bjork, recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in Technology, 2010

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In Asia, you don’t need an MBA to become a CEO

Folk wisdom suggests that the more education one has, the greater the chances they'll reach the top of the corporate ladder. However, a study by software company Qlik shows otherwise.

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Smart Meters: Between Economic Benefits And Privacy Concerns

Next generation utility meters better known as “smart meters”, used to measure remotely and in real time gas, water, and – above all – electricity consumption, are now being deployed by several companies in many States across the U.S. While growth has leveled, after legislative incentives drove an initial boom between 2009 and 2012, installations are expected to make steady progress over the next 10 years.

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Are Microsoft, Oracle and IBM failing the business intelligence market?

Qlik’s VP of product management, Donald Farmer, says customers want easy-to-use products.

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Data Scientists and Chief Data Officers - Fact or Fad

The need for specialised skills to understand and analyse data is paving the way towards the evolution of data scientists and data officers—who hold the key to unlocking the true business potential of data

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Analytics Tools Offer Insight Into Climate Change

Circle of Blue turns to business intelligence and analytics systems to aid the White House and other organizations achieve better management of water resources.

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A Natural Approach to Analytics

Today, in our always-connected business and social lives, we often complain of information overload and the deluge of decisions we face. However, when it comes to data analysis, we are naturals.

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Why Google Can Not Run The World: Wisdom = Data + Experience

As Deighton explained to me, it’s not an either/or choice. You can’t make decisions purely based on data. You can’t have “excessive reliance” on experience. You need both. “Don’t follow the data off a cliff.” Find a way to see the data and apply the experience. This is why QlikTech has been so successful with its natural analytics and natural interfaces. They let managers see the patterns and outliers in real time to aid in their decision-making.

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A Crisis of Data Confidence

Many business executives lack confidence in the accuracy of the data they use for business decisions. IT needs to improve the quality of the data and develop self-service apps.

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Austin Fire Department Extracts Value from Data

Before implementing a business intelligence solution for data management, the Austin, Texas, Fire Department said it “put data in with a bulldozer and pulled it out with tweezers.”

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