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April's 2018 Product Update

Let's take a more intimate look into our product momentum. Continue reading to see some of the exciting features we launched in April.

Off The Charts: Data Evangelism at Panoply with Jason Harris

In this edition of Off the Charts, we spoke with Jason Harris, Data Evangelist at Panoply, about what it means to be a data evangelist.

Is Silicon Valley Losing Its Lead? The Status of VC Funding

Is the distribution of Venture Capital funding across the U.S. changing? We take a look at early VC funding rounds and where they are located.

Off the Charts: An Interview with Kostas Pardalis of Blendo

In this Off the Charts, we spoke with Kostas Pardalis, CEO and co-founder of Blendo on the adventures of starting a company in Athens, Greece, finding the right talent to grow and building an ETL product for a global market.

Why I Wrote Yet Another SQL Tutorial

If you haven’t yet learned SQL, know someone who’s learning, or want to brush up in our practice areas, check out the new SQL Tutorial.

5 Tips for Selecting the Right Data Warehouse

In this article, learn exactly what a data warehouse is and most importantly, how to select the right data warehouse for your company.

What 90,000 Dashboards Tell Us About Dashboard Creation

We analyzed 90,000 dashboards, and the findings showed interesting take-aways on dashboard creation, dashboard popularity and viewership.

Chartio Achieves Fastest Implementation in G2 Crowd’s Winter 2018 Implementation Index

We are excited to announce that we were awarded “Fastest Implementation” in G2 Crowd’s Winter 2018 Implementation Index for Self-Service Business Intelligence. Read more about what this award means for us and our customers.

Building a Data Stack: Amazon Athena + Chartio

We are excited to announce that Chartio supports Amazon Athena, an interactive query service that makes it easy to analyze data in Amazon S3 using standard SQL. Read more about the integration announcement in this blog post.

Customer Awards and State of the Chartio

Recently, we’ve hit notable milestones in our journey to JOIN people ON data. Read about our progress and what customer reviews mean to us.

Will 2018 Be a Good Year to Raise Funds?

Some historical trends tend to indicate whether or not there is VC funding money out there to be won. we dug into the data to determine whether or not the S&P and other market indicators are correlated to funding availability.

Your SaaStr Survival Guide

We've scoured the schedule for the best SaaStr events and dedicated many nights and mornings taste testing food and sipping coffee nearby the conference venue. Check out our picks for sessions, restaurants, cafes and events.

The Importance of Usability for BI Platforms

Usability is paramount to user adoption and can signal the difference between invaluable insights and zero visibility. Learn what the data from G2 Crowd’s Usability Index says about Business Intelligence platforms.

Buffalo Winter Weather: is it Really That Cold?

Is it really that cold in Buffalo, New York? In this blog post, our Data Evangelist put that question to the test with the help of some data.

Off the Charts: An Interview with Daniil Bratchenko of DataRobot

In this Off the Charts, we spoke with Daniil Bratchenko of DataRobot on the future of analytics, dashboard management, his career in data analytics and managing data governance across a growing company.

The Gap Between Household Incomes and the Cost of a Home

Is the price of purchasing a home in the United States skyrocketing? We dug through the median income and home cost data to find out if this trends was true or false, broken down by state. Read what we uncovered from the data.

GDPR Statement

On May 25th, 2018, The EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will go into effect. Read about our commitment to full GDPR compliance.

Distance Running and its Closing Gender Gap

In this blog post, we examine whether or not there is a closing gender gap in the world of distance running. Continue reading as we delve deeper into this question and provide answers by way of data analysis.

Traditional BI Buzzwords for Modern Data Teams

Business Intelligence has a lot of jargon. After seven years in this industry, I'm sharing a curated version of my list with definitions.

Our BART Ads and The Power of Informed Decision Making

In September 2017, we ran ten different Ads that lined the entire Montgomery BART platform. Now, read about how all that data came together and how it helped one tourist couple plan out their entire day visiting San Francisco.