SAP has two world class approaches to analytics available at the same time – the classic SAP BusinessObjects on-premise suite of tools and the new SAP Analytics Cloud environment. Continue reading SAP BusinessObjects v SAP Analytics Cloud
The latest version of SAP BusinessObjects is coming in 2020 (early access in late 2019) and you can prepare for it now by following a few guidelines, checking your supporting IT infrastructure is up to date and talking to DSCallards about your strategy. Here are some tips for what you can do to help smooth the path to all the benefits SAP BusinessObjects 4.3 will bring. Continue reading Are You Ready For SAP BusinessObjects 4.3?
The push for visualisations in modern BI products means that more and more products are available to make our data look pretty and engaging. However one analyst’s taste for bright colours and crowded dashboards might not suit the engineer’s taste for simple outlines and clear labelling, while the marketeer’s taste for neutral tones and bold graphics would be fulfilled by neither. Continue reading What's Wrong with Pie Charts and 15 Top Visualisation Tips
If we asked you what data visualisation was about, what would you say? The easy answer is that data visualisation is simply about the display of data, and to many, it is. Continue reading How to Get the Most Out of Data Visualisation and Dashboards
In the coming two years, not only will we have to deal with the turmoil of Brexit and all it brings, but Adobe Flash will be reaching the end of its life, being unsupported after the end of 2020. Continue reading Dashboards Are Dead, Long Live Dashboards