With IT budgets declining, organizations are less willing to serve as their own systems integrators to stitch together tools and technologies need to support business user workflows. Rather than purchase purpose-built tools, organizations now want to implement all-in-one platforms that integrate disparate data sources and business intelligence (BI) tools into a logical whole. The [...]
About Wayne EckersonWayne W. Eckerson has been a thought leader in the data and analytics field since the early 1990s. He is a sought-after consultant, noted speaker, and expert educator who thinks critically, writes clearly, and presents persuasively about complex topics. Eckerson has conducted many groundbreaking research studies, chaired numerous conferences, and written two widely read books: “The Secrets of Analytical Leaders: Insights from Information Insiders” and “Performance Dashboards: Measuring, Monitoring, and Managing Your Business”.
The first article in this series introduced an emerging category of products, called data and analytics integration hubs, which stitch together disparate BI and data resources into a seamless whole. This article drills into the data implications of these hubs and how they help data analysts and data scientists find, explore, clean, and combine [...]
This is the first of a three-part series on data and analytics integration hubs. Most organizations are riddled with data silos and saddled with a dizzying array of analytical tools. As a data analytics manager, your natural inclination is to consolidate: that is, consolidate data silos into an enterprise repository where data can be [...]
Analyst Report: DataClarity Product Profile Download PDF Learn why DataClarity is the perfect choice for organizations that need a complete data and analytics environment or the means to connect disparate BI tools and databases. What is covered: Executive Summary Company Product Customers Architecture Pricing Differentiators Conclusion [...]