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Decoding the Fundamentals Of Dashboard Design (FODD)

Ankit Patni, Our UI/UX Expert looks at every dashboard / Design with “Good, Bad and Ugly” perspective only. In his blog he explains about fundamental requirements in any given dashboard.  He says “Good Dashboard design is important to increase user adaptation and also to prioritize the way information is being presented to the users. But [...]

Clustering Pentaho BA Server 5.0.x version

Clustering Pentaho means that 2 or more instances of pentaho business analytics share a common repository. Pentaho 5.0.X now uses the Jackrabbit Content Repository (JCR) for the BA Repository. Pentaho stores content about reports that you create, examples we provide, report scheduling data, and audit data in the BA Repository. The BA Repository resides on [...]

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Competitive Advantage for an ANALYTICS Company

What are the key elements an analytics company must possess to be differentiated competitively, in the market? Needless to say, they need to be able to cater to end-to-end analytics. Be it simple reporting or intuitive analytics, through interactive dashboards or all sorts of analysis of OLAP nature i.e. pivoting, drill-downs, drill-through, drill-ups, slice-and-dice analysis [...]

Need customized performance tuning of Pentaho dashboards? Know How

There are several Performance tuning methodologies in Pentaho. Pentaho Dashboards are a combination of individual components such as reporting and analyser. Any performance tuning would need to impact all such pentaho dashboards components. Two such areas are 1) Size of Data to be transferred from server to client environment (To optimize network bandwidth) 2) Rendering [...]

6 Key features which can be reasons to migrate to Pentaho 5.0

We strongly encourage you to Migrate to Pentaho latest environment that provides advanced Pentaho features. Listed below are 6 top reasons why Pentaho 5.0 could be your ideal solution. 1. Integrated Administration in PUC & Merge of enterprise console into Pentaho user console This aspect gives a completely fresh look to the user console. The [...]

BI also as a Decision Measurement System (DMS) – Part 2

This is in continuation of the previous blog on “BI also as a Decision Measurement System (DMS)”. We saw in the previous blog that BI as a decision measurement system is something the CXOs would like to see. As a DMS, I would like to see how a particular decision / action has contributed to [...]

Crosstabs De-mystified in Pentaho Reporting

Pentaho Crosstab have been on the horizon for several years now. They lived a happy, undisturbed life along with the unicorns and gnomes guarding the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Penthao Crosstab are an easy and relatively easy way to visualize tabular data along two or more axis. They are an [...]

Pentaho and Big Data

Predictive Analytics is having a massive impact on all the aspects of business globally. For example, Google is tweaking its Google Analytics platform and also a significant number of algorithms and search guidelines. This will definitely have a huge impact on the functions of all content creators this year. The current value of Predictive Analytics [...]

Predictive Analytics and its rapidly increasing Importance

Predictive Analytics is having a massive impact on all the aspects of business globally. For example, Google is tweaking its Google Analytics platform and also a significant number of algorithms and search guidelines. This will definitely have a huge impact on the functions of all content creators this year. The current value of Predictive Analytics [...]

Introducing – FINANCE ANALYTICS Re-defined, FA+ 3.0 on SAP

Nearing the launch date of the Finance Analytics FA+ 3.0 on SAP platform on 7th March 2014, it seemed like the right thing to do to give a quick pre-view of what FA+ 3.0 on SAP is all about. Also an insight into why we decided on Finance Analytics. While GrayMatter solution engineering team gives [...]