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The Data-Shack has got your back when it comes to the number crunch. In this section you will find interesting data and analytics articles, as well as information about our future webinars.

What We Announced at TIBCO NOW 2018

TIBCO NOW 2018 was all about innovating at the edge. We encouraged our attendees to expand their knowledge on innovation initiatives to amplify their impact, speed up their progress, and sustain success. At TIBCO NOW, innovation was everywhere thanks to our strong...

Spotfire X – Analytics Accelerated, Coming This Autumn

TIBCO Spotfire® X was announced at TIBCO NOW in Las Vegas on September 5th. Spotfire® is better than ever with powerful, modern features and an all-new analytics experience. Now is a great time to make analytics easy, replace SQL with Natural Language Search, get...

How quickly and effectively can you drive to a solution?

1. Be persistent, but not too committed to the hypothesis, premise or idea being proposed and investigated. I can’t tell you how many times a manager has asked me to prove their hypothesis. For example, one manager thought wheel-to-hub clearance was the main cause of...

16 Cool New Features Released with Spotfire 7.14

We have been working hard to make Spotfire even better for you, and I am very pleased to let you know that Spotfire 7.14 is now available. With this release, we are delivering 16 new features and enhancements. Here are some highlights: Data Wrangling: Insert Rows,...

Enterprise Blockchain: Consensus Algorithms

Achieving consensus can be difficult.  Whether it is planning a family vacation, or solving the Star Wars vs. Star Trek debate, reaching agreement across a number of (potentially) distributed individuals can be tough.  The same is also true in blockchain,...

Beyond the Hype: Machine Learning for Manufacturing Performance

Machine learning as a tool in your analytical toolkit can help accelerate the discovery of insights in data that can create a more efficient manufacturing process and drive innovation. Machine Learning in the Spotlight The growth in availability of technologies that...

Guest Post: Predictive Analytics Accelerates Problem Solving

Adam Russell is a Global Operations Master Black Belt, Tate & Lyle. Tate & Lyle deploys Continuous Improvement (CI) tools, including Minitab and Salford Predictive Modeler (SPM), to address challenging engineering and manufacturing problems. Our company operates...