Power BI, a cloud-based self-authoring analytics tool from Microsoft, was released for general public availability in July 2015. At the time of the launch, Microsoft Corporate Vice President James Phillips summed up the philosophy of Power BI when he said that “Power BI sets the standard for modern business […]
Today, organizations are dealing with enormous data volume, generated from external and internal resources. To succeed in today’s business climate, everyone from business managers and marketing directors to finance professionals and technology pros needs to deliver insightful and actionable analytics on the captured data.
Organizations can no longer afford to […]
The market for business intelligence solutions is growing at pace. Organizations are now adopting the technology to have a data-driven decision framework and gain competitive advantage. Business Intelligence solutions give companies the ability to make consistently informed decisions. Modern business intelligence tools come with flexible and interactive reporting features, […]
With standardized data warehouses, in-memory engines and Web & Mobile technologies, the access of large amounts of normalized data through intuitive drag-and-drop report- and dashboard-building tools, the BI tools have evolved a lot over the years. If you do not have an organization-wide roadmap, you are bound to leave […]
Well-designed dashboards are prized asset for an organization. An analytics dashboard acts as a snapshot of the management. They give a high-level view of business, department, or a specific process without getting the user caught up in a mesh of numbers and figures. They engage the power of visual […]
Modern Data Management
Many organizations struggle with a common problem: their data warehouse cannot affordably house all their data and simultaneously support all their data analytics needs. Effective data management strategy is an important component for staying competitive. Today, the huge volume of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data is created […]
The global consumer goods industry is witnessing waves of transformation. Powered by changing consumer demographics, advancing technology and changed shopper behavior, these new dynamics is demanding companies to rethink their business models.
This is offering CPG giants an opportunity to revamp their marketing and operations using predictive analytics. Predictive analytics […]
Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse are two separate yet closely linked technologies. These technologies help an organisation to unearth the hidden value in their data.
But before explaining their relationship in detail, let’s first understand what these technologies do!
Business Intelligence is a technology-driven practice that transforms raw data into actionable intelligence. Data […]
The term “Business Intelligence” was coined in a landmark article written by an IBM Computer Scientist Hans Peter Luhn in 1958. He described Business Intelligence as:
“An automatic system developed to disseminate information to the various sections of any organization”.
This description really cuts to the core of what BI is. […]
It gives me immense pleasure to inform you that Polestar is celebrating its 6th Anniversary.
Polestar was formed with a vision to partner with enterprises and play an important part in their IT-led transformation journey.
We have always believed in creating a great experience for our customers and delivering values to […]