Speed to Insight via Tableau Prep: Analysis of Florida Public School Data

Speed to Insight via Tableau Prep: Analysis of Florida Public School Data

While Tableau has made continuous improvements over the years in Tableau Desktop’s ability to connect to, reformat, and integrate data, Tableau Prep combines those capabilities – and more – in a more robust, visual, and easy-to-use package. To understand how Tableau Prep can help you quickly and confidently combine, shape, and clean your data, we walked through a case study in the context of recent school performance, enrollment, staffing, discipline, crime rates, and other factors surrounding the Parkland school shooting in Florida on February 14th, 2018.

Evaluating Performance for Cloud Data Warehousing, Part 5- Conclusion

Evaluating Performance for Cloud Data Warehousing, Part 5- Conclusion

Many decision makers who are responsible for the quality, security, and accessibility of business data today are faced with the following question: is now the time to invest in a cloud data warehouse? In this conclusion to a 5-part “how to” blog series, VP of Product Delivery Josh Dodge provides a quick recap to review key steps needed to make educated financial decisions when migrating to the cloud.

Why We Need to Think Differently About the Data Lake

Why We Need to Think Differently About the Data Lake

The term data lake has become a catch-all for any data management concept that doesn’t fit into data warehousing, and unfortunately, it gets a bad rap when the Big Data BI strategies it can support may not live up to their potential. Gartner estimates that 85% of Big Data projects fail, and according to Gartner's Nick Heudecker, “The problem isn't technology.”

Putting Patients First: How Data is Helping Payers Revolutionize Healthcare

Putting Patients First: How Data is Helping Payers Revolutionize Healthcare

Despite its complexity, data in modern healthcare comes down to something we all learned in kindergarten: Sharing is good. Data sharing is the common thread running through every interaction between patients, providers and payers, uniting them in a value-based approach that has potential to lower healthcare costs, improve healthcare quality and outcomes, and create a more patient-centered care experience.

TESCHGlobal Named to Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

TESCHGlobal Named to Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

TESCHGlobal announced today it has been ranked No. 670 on the 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment - its independent small businesses.

What Does Digital Business Transformation Mean to Us?

What Does Digital Business Transformation Mean to Us?

As Jeanne Ross of MIT puts it, “A digital transformation involves rethinking the company’s value proposition, not just its operations.” These days it’s rare to find a company that doesn’t have some type of digitization underway to reduce costs and improve operations. The new challenge for companies is digital transformation.

Evaluating Performance for Cloud Data Warehousing, Part 4- Evaluate Elasticity

Evaluating Performance for Cloud Data Warehousing, Part 4- Evaluate Elasticity

Elasticity can dramatically lower total cost of ownership (TCO) by allowing you to pay for only what you use when you need it, and radically boost performance on demand by scaling the environment to meet the demand of your queries at run-time. Therefore, it is very important to evaluate this aspect of any cloud data warehouse provider.