Five Tips for Creating Business Intelligence Project Brief |  BI Tools | bipp Analytics

Five Tips for Creating a Business Intelligence Project Brief

A common gripe we hear among business intelligence (BI) analysts is they don’t like the briefs they receive from business users. Business users don’t seem to fully understand how BI tools work. Part of the problem is that BI is such a vas...
What is Data Visualization (Beyond Charts and Graphs)? |  bipp Analytics

There's More to Data Visualization Than Charts and Graphs

Data visualization is a key component of any business intelligence platform. Visualizations depict data in formats such as tables, grid charts and maps. This helps business users understand what the data says, so they can use it to make informed day-...
What is Ad Hoc Reporting & Analysis? |  BI Tools | bipp Analytics

What is Ad Hoc Reporting & Analysis?

There’s a huge shortage of qualified business analysts, so many organizations are looking for ways to help business users to execute queries on their own. Even in companies that are fully staffed with analysts, business users want to answer que...
What is advanced analytics? |  Blog | bipp Analytics

What is advanced analytics? (and why we hate that term)

A search on LinkedIn for ‘advanced analytics’ brings up 1,050,000 professional profiles (as of January 2021). The same search yields over 12 million results on Google. The phrase is a hot topic for job postings and user profiles. Definiti...
What is Real-Time Analytics? |  Blog | bipp Analytics

What is Real-Time Analytics (and why it matters)?

The 2020s are playing out before our eyes in real time. The world is changing daily, and decisions have to happen quickly. Forward-thinking organizations can’t base course-altering moves on three-month-old data. And business users making ad hoc repor...