SiSense Business Intelligence Blog

The Revolution of the Non-Techies

Imagine a world where all you have to know are the questions you want to ask to your data. Sound like sci-fi? Well, as BI advances its technology, you should get ready for your reality to be debunked.  Yes, powerful BI solutions have made crunching big data sets a reality, but true data analytics for non-techies has only […]

By |September 22nd, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

Shedding Light on All Your Data

Is Your BI Stuck Under a Streetlight?
A man stands under a streetlight searching for something.
A passerby walks over and asks him, “What are you doing?”

The man replies, “I dropped my wallet and I cannot find it.”

“Do you think that it’s around here?” the passerby inquires.

“No.” the man answers.

“So why are you looking […]

By |September 16th, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

Business Intelligence When You Don’t Know How to Code

When the UI functionality of a BI tool does not allow users to formulate queries without knowing a programming language, business users lose their ability to independently analyze data and perform BI. In fact, if generating queries requires the technical knowledge of a coding language like SQL, which many business users do not have, […]

By |September 14th, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

BI When You Have Messy and Unstructured Data

Businesses dealing with dirty data can get stuck trying to perform even simple BI tasks, such as generate numbers from multiple data sources, when data is not structured correctly for the BI tool to analyze. At that point, businesses come to the frustrating conclusion that while they may have invested in a data analytics […]

By |September 9th, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

Learn All About Agile Big Data Analytics at DataWeek

In a live workshop led by Co-Founder and CTO Eldad Farkash learn how SiSense In-Chip technology delivers the ability for businesses to be agile with big data analytics

We’re super excited to head to DataWeek 2014 in just one week, and join thousands of engineers, executives and data geeks at the largest data and API […]

By |September 8th, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

Data Visualization Buyers Guide: Top Considerations of Prospective Buyers

Wish you could pick the brains of hundreds of fellow BI software buyers? Well, here’s an incredibly insightful compilation of data visualization software buyer trends in 2014 as reported by Software Advice, a popular source for BI software reviews and comparisons. After analyzing a random selection of 385 buyer interactions with a focus on dashboards and […]

By |September 2nd, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

BI When Users Don’t Know What They Want to Measure in Advance

Trying to start a business intelligence project when you don’t know all the KPIs you want to measure beforehand is a common starting point that quickly turns into a pain. The problem arises when there’s a task that requires you to improve a process, but when asked by IT to specify in advance every […]

By |September 1st, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

Introducing New Version: SiSense 5.5

SiSense 5.5 introduces self-service business intelligence that makes managing self-service for multiple users and data sources simple, without requiring any advanced technical know-how. New features in SiSense 5.5 allow users to easily set data-access, manage teams, and support collaboration–all within an intuitive console.

Some new features include: support for row-level data security, group based collaboration, and […]

By |September 1st, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

9 Questions to Determine If a BI Solution Is Truly Self-Service

Today, businesses face a dual challenge as employees are required to perform non-routine tasks that involve accessing data they need for decision-making, yet want to do so without having to go to IT each time a new requirement or question arises. This has led to a rift between businesses’ need to respond quickly to […]

By |August 18th, 2014|blog|0 Comments|

How to Write a Viral LinkedIn Post

I still remember when I got an email from LinkedIn with the subject line, “You’re invited to publish on LinkedIn”. Squinting in the early morning hours at my illuminated phone in my dark bedroom, I felt a wave of excitement as I envisioned LinkedIn selecting me as a part of a small, unique group […]

By |August 14th, 2014|blog|2 Comments|