We've partnered with Segment and other companies to fully offset our CO2 emissions this Earth Day. You can do your part and donate to the Carbon Fund or any other charity and fully offset your CO2 emissions.
At Chartio, we’re on a mission to enable everyone to explore their data, which means that we want everyone to be data-driven. So, when an email with the subject line asking what does it mean to be data-driven, I was intrigued. In this blog post, it'll break down what it means to be data-driven. Hint: transform your data into action.
With the Advanced Data Pipeline, we brought the aspects of the Data Explorer you know and love, and transformed it to do more. Now, visualizing your data workflow is easier, more flexible and you get more power by being able to do multiple merges.
In this blog post, our Product Manager, Jennifer Hudiono, writes about her experience and expectations in using the Advanced Data Pipeline.
We’ve all been there: we created a Facebook campaign, ran a three month long PPC campaign and tested a few new keywords using Google’s Keyword Planner. We’ve amassed a mountain of data, and then asked, now what? As a digital marketer, you’ve spent a significant amount of time creating those campaigns, ad copy, etc. Fortunately, there is a system of record for your efforts: a digital marketing dashboard.
In this blog post, we’ll provide best practices on which metrics to track, data aggregation, channel focus and dashboard design.
There’s no fighting it - a marketer’s job today is all about proving return on investment and using data to drive decision-making. In this webinar we had two digital marketing seasoned pros from Digital Mouth Advertising and Verdensa Consulting explain digital advertising metrics and how to create a dashboard that effectively tracks your digital efforts.
Read more to learn how to create your ultimate digital advertising dashboard.
This is our final installment in our “Self-Service Business Intelligence Blog Series.” In this blog post, we’ll briefly highlight a list of high-performing and leading vendors as analyzed by G2 Crowd reviews in their bi-annual report. Second, we'll provide an evaluation process checklist for you to use as a complementary guide when evaluating vendors.
I visited a customer recently who had the longest dashboards I had ever seen. They didn’t delete charts and kept just one dashboard for each department in the company. Each had hundreds of visualizations and seemingly scrolled on forever. This is far from ideal. In this blog post, I'll explain the advantages of keeping more organized, smaller dashboards.
Ever wondered what are the stages of the Business Intelligence buyer's journey and key activities within each stage? Today, we're sharing with you an infographic version of the buyer's journey that visualizes each step of the process to make the journey easier for you.
Evaluating a Self-Service Business Intelligence solution can be a daunting task, even for the most seasoned decision-maker. In our research for our white paper on the subject, we polled a handful of BI buyers at various stages in the process and have come to one conclusion: start the process by evaluating based on your business needs. Read on as we provide a framework around the evaluation process and break the evaluation journey into a few steps.
85% of business leaders believe big data will dramatically change the way they do business, In this blog post, we'll examine the business benefits of implementing a Self-Service Business Intelligence solution that enables everyone--from an analyst to a business user--to explore their data.
It’s never been more important to know what’s happening now. Lags between an event happening and knowing about the event impede our ability to act - you can’t do something if you don’t have the information. Today, we're excited to announce our partnership with VoltDB, a NewSQL cloud-friendly RDBMS that excels at accurately counting and classifying events.
For many companies, data belongs to only those who are hyper literate in data. Meaning, data teams own data and no one else has access to explore it. There’s been a fear in giving business users access to the data. Over the years of talking with hundreds of prospective customers, I’ve identified five main fears holding companies back from democratizing their data. In this post I name each fear and describe why each are baseless.
Our partner Stitch is introducing Singer, an open source project for simple, composable ETL. Singer enables any data source to be analyzed in Chartio - regardless of whether or not you're a Stitch customer. Read on for full details.
By 2018, Gartner predicts that most business users and analysts in organizations will have access to self-service tools to prepare data for analysis as part of the shift to deploying modern BI platforms. With this prediction in mind, it can be difficult to evaluate a solution that meets all your requirements.
We're excited to introduce our latest whitepaper, The Business Buyer's Guide to Self-Service BI, which streamlines the evaluation process for you. Download this whitepaper to learn:
- The state of self-service Business Intelligence
- The business benefits in implementing an organization-wide BI solution
- An evaluation action plan for choosing a BI solution that fits your needs
- A list of leading self-service BI vendors
Data is a crucial part of your business, no matter the size or purpose of your company. To make data-driven business decisions, you’ll need to combine various data sources from disparate parts of the company. In order to bring all your data into one place, you need to make a large effort to build its data and analytics infrastructure.
Today, we're excited to announce our partnership with Blendo, a self-service data platform that enables you to manage the data from disparate sources and send it to your BI solution of choice.
At its core, BI analyzes massive amounts of data coming from disparate sources like Salesforce, MySQL, Amazon Redshift, Google Analytics, etc, and come together to provide insights to business decision-makers. For businesses to succeed today, you need to put BI in the hands of business users. And for many companies, this involves a shift in their mindset. Read our take on the debate as we discuss the three ways in which adopting BI involves a company-wide mindshift (for the better).
There are 2.5 Quintillion bytes of data are created every day and 90% of the world’s data today has been created in the last two years alone. The question is this: how can your company use your business data to make better decisions? In this blog post we examine how to extract the your data to answer key business questions.
Operating a startup can sometimes feel like walking through a minefield. At a moment’s notice, you might need to reverse your company’s course and make crucial changes to product, strategy and campaigns. With all these different moving parts, it's easy to get lost in the data. Rather than swimming in data, in this blog post we'll help you create six business dashboard to run your startup on.
In our latest webinar, How to Create the Ultimate Live Marketing Dashboard, we teamed up with Treasure Data to show how live data integration is critical to the success of businesses. However, many businesses—whether they’re a Fortune 500, have a large data team or are an emerging startup—struggle to access their data in real-time.
Read more to learn how to create your ultimate Marketing dashboard.
What are some great use cases for analytics? In this blog post we focus on two key areas: predictive and customer analytics, and how they can both be achieved through a Business Intelligence solution. We'll cover how to transform your data into actionable insights and drill down into specific use cases.
With these use cases, companies can move beyond pure reporting and perform analysis based on their data and increase their operational throughput.