Cyber Monday 2017, largest online sales day in history, with a whooping 6.59 billion dollars spent in 24 hours

  Adobe released the 2017 online shopping data report for the holiday season and Cyber Monday, and the results are staggering. This year marks a new all-time high record, with Cyber Monday being the largest online sales day in history: 6,59 billion dollars spent online by the end of the day.   That’s over $1 billion…Continue Reading “Cyber Monday 2017, largest online sales day in history, with a whooping 6.59 billion dollars spent in 24 hours”

The e-Commerce Odyssey: The Holiday Season this year is set to hit a new record high. Thanksgiving online sales went up 18% from last year, and the forecast for the Season is skyrocketing

  E–commerce is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, and this year it seems more determined than ever to eclipse traditional commerce.   The Holiday Season started with a bang this time around: If a few years back, people would build up their expectations regarding Black Friday and would keep holding on…Continue Reading “The e-Commerce Odyssey: The Holiday Season this year is set to hit a new record high. Thanksgiving online sales went up 18% from last year, and the forecast for the Season is skyrocketing”

Daniel Herdean, our CEO and co-founder, will be among the 25 leaders in digital marketing and analytics to speak at ObservePoint’s Analytics Summit!

  Register here to attend the conference and improve your understanding of the analytics industry   We’re hyped and incredibly honored to announce that Daniel, our very own CEO and co-founder, will be a speaker at this year’s ObservePoint Analytics Summit, where top leaders in the digital marketing and analytics industry will discuss innovative and…Continue Reading “Daniel Herdean, our CEO and co-founder, will be among the 25 leaders in digital marketing and analytics to speak at ObservePoint’s Analytics Summit!”

Case Study – Honeywell’s use of Tableau: From 0 to 18,000 users in 2 years, $10 million incremental sales increase. Sherri Benzelock, VP Business Analytics: “Sponsorship within the organization is the absolute key to transformation!”

  Sherri Benzelock, VP of Business Analytics at Honeywell, shared her insights on implementing Tableau in the organization, an operation that she described as both difficult and fulfilling. Honeywell is a Fortune 100 conglomerate, with 40 billion dollars sales in 2016, and over 131.000 employees in around 70 countries.   Sherri focused on Honeywell’s oil refinery…Continue Reading “Case Study – Honeywell’s use of Tableau: From 0 to 18,000 users in 2 years, $10 million incremental sales increase. Sherri Benzelock, VP Business Analytics: “Sponsorship within the organization is the absolute key to transformation!””

Nissan Case Study, live from TC17: The challenges and solutions of implementing Tableau from scratch. “In one year we went from 0 to 1,500 users”

  David Bobrow, Nissan, senior Domain Applicant Architect at Nissan North America, shared his experience with transitioning Nissan to Tableau and he presented the stages he and his team had to go through in order to get from 0 to more than 1,500 users in just a year.   When Nissan first started with Tableau,…Continue Reading “Nissan Case Study, live from TC17: The challenges and solutions of implementing Tableau from scratch. “In one year we went from 0 to 1,500 users””

TC17 update: A freakish talk from ‘Freakonomics’ authors. “The world is so unbelievably complex, that best you can hope to do is to have really stylized fake versions of the world”

  Stephen Dubner and Steven Levitt, the authors of Freakonomics, one of the world’s bestsellers, had an incendiary talk at the Tableau Conference 2017. They both opened up and talked about real life experiences and how they got to be the thought leaders they are today.   While they both kept joking about being antisocial,…Continue Reading “TC17 update: A freakish talk from ‘Freakonomics’ authors. “The world is so unbelievably complex, that best you can hope to do is to have really stylized fake versions of the world””

Day 2 of TC17 at a glance: Explosive talks, amazing new Tableau updates and more. Read about busted myths in analytics, new revelations from Tableau developers, insights from Chipotle, Coca-Cola, Netflix and many others

  Day 2 at the Tableau Conference 2017 was marked by a series of explosive new updates for Tableau, a lot of amazing talks and an incredible buzz of analysts from all across the globe bonding, sharing experiences and working together to bring the industry forward.   The highlight of Day 2 was the Keynote…Continue Reading “Day 2 of TC17 at a glance: Explosive talks, amazing new Tableau updates and more. Read about busted myths in analytics, new revelations from Tableau developers, insights from Chipotle, Coca-Cola, Netflix and many others”

Chipotle Case Study, fresh from TC17: From zero to 800 Tableau users in only 3 months. ”Never let a good crisis go to waste. We have to use data to change the way we think”

Zach Sippl, Director of Business Intelligence at Chipotle, and Neil Sharma, Sr. BI Analyst, had an incredible talk about how they managed to refresh a struggling business with the power of data and analytics.   Zach Sippl said that only one year ago, Business Intelligence was in a unique spot. They had hundreds of reports,…Continue Reading “Chipotle Case Study, fresh from TC17: From zero to 800 Tableau users in only 3 months. ”Never let a good crisis go to waste. We have to use data to change the way we think””

Explosive announcements at TC17. New features coming to Tableau Software: A new data engine, Project Maestro, Extensions API and more

  The first Keynote Talk of the TC17 started explosively, as Adam Selipsky, Tableau CEO, and other executives from the company made some amazing announcements for the analytics community, starting with a new update: Tableau 10.5.   Tableau 10.5 is officially in Public Beta, immediately available for download. The update comes with a incredible new…Continue Reading “Explosive announcements at TC17. New features coming to Tableau Software: A new data engine, Project Maestro, Extensions API and more”

5 Data myths busted at the Tableau Conference 2017. Where do analysts get it wrong?

  Tableau CEO Adam Selipsky and a few other data leaders “busted” five different myths in the analytics world that people take for granted, but are, in fact, wrong.   “Myths are often used to explain the unexplainable. What fascinates me about myths is how they were used to influence people’s beliefs and actions. It…Continue Reading “5 Data myths busted at the Tableau Conference 2017. Where do analysts get it wrong?”