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?”

Day 1 at the Tableau Conference 2017: Data hive people showed up by the thousands, lined up in front of the booths and had a great time. Quote of the day: It’s exciting to collect data, but sometimes it tells you what you don’t want to know

    We’re already at Day 2 of the TC17, and we must say: Day 1 was a resounding success. Data people showed up by the thousands and we could see the excitement on their faces. There was a line in front of every booth, people showed a lot of interest in products and services…Continue Reading “Day 1 at the Tableau Conference 2017: Data hive people showed up by the thousands, lined up in front of the booths and had a great time. Quote of the day: It’s exciting to collect data, but sometimes it tells you what you don’t want to know”

Talks you shouldn’t miss at TC17: Expert or beginner, analyst or scientist, storyteller or developer, everyone has a place on the datafield

  The Tableau Conference 2017 is just around the corner, and I’m sure everyone attending already has an agenda on which speakers to follow and what talks to go to. TC17 speakers will share a lot of relevant info about the industry, the direction data analytics is heading towards and what features and updates are…Continue Reading “Talks you shouldn’t miss at TC17: Expert or beginner, analyst or scientist, storyteller or developer, everyone has a place on the datafield”

7 Things to look forward to at #data17. Get your geek on, the party’s about to start!

  This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Tableau Conference, which has already become a hugely popular gathering place for every data lover out there. According to the estimates, more than 15,000 people will be attending the TC17. If we compare it to around 200 visitors at the first Tableau Conference in Seattle back…Continue Reading “7 Things to look forward to at #data17. Get your geek on, the party’s about to start!”

Tableau Conference 2017: Stop by Cognetik’s booth to learn about two free products that save you time and make your life easier! Free demos at #456

    We’re thrilled to announce that part of Cognetik’s digital analytics ‘special forces’ team will be joining the analytics community at this year’s Tableau Conference, where we’ll be having our very own booth to meet with you. If you’re participating at TC17, come and meet with us at booth #456! We’d be thrilled to…Continue Reading “Tableau Conference 2017: Stop by Cognetik’s booth to learn about two free products that save you time and make your life easier! Free demos at #456”

Last week’s news – AMP measurement is catching up; Retailers are quickly adopting predictive analytics & machine learning for their supply chain; GA announced improved transparency among account users 

  Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry.     Google Analytics finally fixed AMP pages measurement   AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages – is becoming increasingly popular among site owners as a solution for speeding up mobile pages. However, despite the rapid adoption,…Continue Reading “Last week’s news – AMP measurement is catching up; Retailers are quickly adopting predictive analytics & machine learning for their supply chain; GA announced improved transparency among account users “

This week’s news – Google is testing infinite scroll in mobile search; India is creating a huge new market for data analytics; Websites should get ready for the mobile-first index

Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry. Google is testing infinite scroll  Google is testing infinite scroll search results pages in mobile search, seven years after the tech giant rolled out infinite scroll for images. According to Search Engine Journal, instead of showing the…Continue Reading “This week’s news – Google is testing infinite scroll in mobile search; India is creating a huge new market for data analytics; Websites should get ready for the mobile-first index”

This week’s news – Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function in Calculated Metrics; Big Data and Analytics experts are storming the IoT promised-land; The future has arrived: 57% of search traffic is now mobile

Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry. Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function for Calculated Metrics This week Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a function that users asked for some time. Approximate count distinct (APC) takes a dimension as input. What ACD…Continue Reading “This week’s news – Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function in Calculated Metrics; Big Data and Analytics experts are storming the IoT promised-land; The future has arrived: 57% of search traffic is now mobile”