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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.

Exploring NYC Traffic Accidents with Spotfire X

Last month, Forrester held its inaugural Data Strategy & Insights event in Orlando, FL in which analytics practitioners, enthusiasts, and leaders came together to learn about new ideas and exchange best practices. At the event, TIBCO® Spotfire X gave a product...

A New Era of Analytics: Connect and Visually Analyze Data in Motion

Greg is a drilling engineer responsible for monitoring production systems for an oil rig. His business intelligence (BI) dashboard refreshes every 30 minutes. At 3:30 PM, the dashboard refreshes and he notices a spike in a pump ’s temperature and pressure, which means...

Webinar – Blockchain in Financial Services

Blockchain in Financial Services is receiving a lot of attention, especially for synchronizing financial agreements between institutions. But how can blockchain be used outside of this context? Can it apply to use cases such as identity, fraud, and AML? WATCH NOW...

Making Analytics Location-aware

A commonly held myth in the geospatial industry states that 80 percent of all data contains a geographic component. Unfortunately, this myth, like the myth that Einstein once said he “considered geography but found it too hard so he switched to physics”, has never...

Digital Transformation in Banking +the Report

How to Stay Nimble Today more than ever, banks need to stay relevant. Threatened by nimble FinTech startups chipping away at your traditional service and product mix and your most profitable lines of business, if you don't act, you could be overwhelmed and quickly...

Blockchain and Manufacturing: A Match Made at the Factory

There’s been a ton of coverage on how artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and robots are helping push the boundaries of manufacturing. However, we can also add blockchain to this list, as it turns out that blockchain, when coupled with other solutions, can...

Simplifying Your Data Experience with Smart, Inline Data Wrangling

Are you spending way too much time connecting boxes with arrows instead of taking action on insights from historical and streaming data? Or are you constantly moving between your data preparation tool and your visualization tool to get your data model right? With...

Deploying Data Analytics in the Cloud

Your on-premises data analytics platform works great. So, why move it to the cloud? According to Gartner, by 2025, 55 percent of large enterprises will successfully implement an all-in cloud SaaS strategy. Whether you plan to use a managed analytics platform like...