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Qlik Expands Analytics and BI Leadership in AI and Machine Learning

Qlik® continues to lead the analytics and business intelligence industry in delivering AI (augmented intelligence) innovation that expands the value of Qlik’s platform for all users. With the November 2018 release of Qlik Sense®, Qlik has introduced new machine learning (ML) capabilities into its cognitive engine and platform. Precedent-based machine learning allows the Qlik cognitive engine to get smarter over time, continually learning from user interaction and feedback as well as other sources. Qlik is the first analytics company to bring AI and ML capabilities together with human intuition in a way that truly augments the user’s power to discover.

9 Ways to Utilize Analytics for Your Business

In this contributed article, Eugene Eaton, an Australian-based blogger for Careers Booster, discusses 4 different analytical methodologies, along with 9 ways to incorporate business intelligence into your organization. Remember these tips and test them as soon as you have the chance because it could turn out to be a real game-changer for your business.

The Future of Analytics: 6 Predictions

In this contributed article, Dr. Beverly Wright, Chief Analytics Officer for aspirent, offers a view of the future of analytics with 6 important predictions. Analytics have become an important part of the decision-making process for many companies in the past few decades, particularly with corporations using data assets as a core competency and point of origin.

Pyze Launches Next Generation Cross Channel Analytics & Marketing Automation Solution

Pyze, a leading AI driven cross-platform analytics and engagement platform, announced the general availability of its latest Growth Intelligence Platform release featuring the most advanced cross channel analytics solution in the industry. The release also features customizable user dashboards, and a powerful new user interface.

Why I Sought to Receive the Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) Designation

In this contributed article, Senior Workforce Analyst Jessica Weaver, discusses why she sought to receive Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) designation from the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). She sees it as more than three letters after her name; the value is in the process to become certified.

Riding the Waves of Data Modernization

In this contributed article, Jeff Healey, Senior Director for Vertica at Micro Focus, discusses how there’s still time for leaders from traditional industries to modernize their aged data warehouses in becoming more data-driven. However, they face a serious threat of extinction from data-hungry disruptors born in the 21st century that base their decision-making on cloud-optimized analytical platforms with machine learning capabilities at scale.

Interview: Thomas Been, Chief Marketing Officer at TIBCO

I caught up with Thomas Been, CMO of TIBCO, at the recent TIBCO NOW 2018 conference in Las Vegas on September 4-6. Please read my Field Report for a detailed review of the event. We chatted about a whole gamut of topics including the company’s top level message and theme of the show, “Innovation at the Edge: Aligning Innovation Strategy with Business Strategy.”

Combining the Benefits of Commercial & Open Analytics

A new e-book explores how organizations in many industries are using open source analytics and SAS, getting the most from both, and what role SAS plays throughout the analytics life cycle.

Tableau Enables Developers to Extend Functionality with New Extensions API in 2018.2 Release

Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE: DATA), a leading analytics platform, today announced the general availability of Tableau 2018.2. This release introduces a new Extensions API that enables customers to drag and drop third party functionality directly into a dashboard. Publicly available extensions can be found in the new Extension Gallery at tableau.com/extensions.

SpotIQ AI-Driven Analytics: Architecting Automated Insights for the Masses

SpotIQ AI-driven analytics automatically uncover answers to questions business people may not have known to ask. Powering SpotIQ is a new breed of analytics architecture and in-memory calculation engine that was built from the ground up for speed at scale on billions of rows of data across multiple data sources. Download the new white paper, courtesy of ThoughtSpot, that explores how with SpotIQ AI-drive analytics, you now have the power of a thousand analysts in your hand.