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.
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.
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.”
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 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.
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.
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.