From Fantasy Sports to analytics on the court, we sat down with Cory Jez, Coordinator, Basketball Analytics at the Utah Jazz to chat about his career in data. In this interview you’ll learn about his career path to finding his dream job and how he helps keep the team competitive by using data to get the entire organization closer to their North Star Metric: winning the NBA championship.
The fact that California, and especially the Bay Area, leads the U.S. in Venture Capital (VC) funding in all rounds isn’t new news. But is this changing? We took a look at all early VC funding rounds (Seed, Series A, and Series B) were also staying mostly in California or if other areas in the U.S. were starting to pull some of that funding away from the Golden State.
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.
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.
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.
Panoply, Stitch and Chartio announces the world’s first Automatic Cloud Data Stack. The combined offering enables everyone to connect their cloud applications and databases to gain business insight by visualizing their data.
The Golden State Warriors are pioneers in using technology in basketball. Kirk Lacob pulls the curtain behind the team’s use of technology, analytics and data science to win. Continue reading as we recap Kirk's session from Ops-Stars.
Using GROUP BY allows you to group columns to run specific SQL queries like aggregating data into a SUM, AVG or COUNT. Read this data tutorial to learn how to use a CASE STATEMENT to GROUP a column with an alias or new string.
Changing the makeup of a relational table and summarizing it is the definition of a pivot table. Commonly known as an operation in Excel, pivot tables can be done with SQL. Learn how to pivot a table with Amazon Redshift or PostgreSQL.
If you have yet invest in an end-to-end cloud-based data stack, this white paper will be core to your evaluation process. For more insight, download our white paper The Guide to Building an End-to-End Data Stack.
A Sales Opportunities dashboard visualizes your CRM and marketing data as opportunities as they move through the sales pipeline and funnel. In this blog post, learn how to create a dashboard to track sales opportunities.
Centralized or Decentralized Analytics, it's entirely up to you to implement the right one for your company. This blog post will provide examples and best practices on how either can work for your organization.
There are four stages of data analytics for every company. From KPI pulls to Data Heroes to Centralized to Decentralized, there's a flavor of analytics for every company to drive actions and insights from their data. Read more.
Not everyone has the easiest time building or maintaining it great data hygiene. Ben Perlmutter explains the importance of good data hygiene and highlight key methodologies that will help you build and maintain it.
In this blog post, we'll share insights on how Data Scientists approach and solve the perpetual problem of prioritizing data requests from their organization. Continue to learn how to effectively prioritize your data requests.
In this blog post, learn from Data Analysts from Prezi and Udemy as they share heir best practices, their opinion on centralized versus decentralized data teams and their professional experience in working in the data world.
We hosted a panel with Data Analysts from Prezi and Udemy on marketing analytics best practices. Learn how the companies built out their data infrastructure and governance, perform analyses and leverage insights to drive growth.
Leverage the power of Astronomer’s Activities and Recipes within Chartio to get the most value out of your data. Astronomer is a data engineering platform that collects, processes and unifies your data, so you can get insights.
Marketers use 17 different tools, which amounts to a lot of disparate data. Marketers need to create dashboards that leverage marketing data. In this post, learn how to leverage data to create an insightful marketing dashboard.
Last week, Tomasz Tunguz wrote “Excel became the tool for nearly everyone to get stuff done at work.” In this blog post, we examine the future of spreadsheets in today's world of data visualization and robust analytics tools.