4 Positive Effects of Using Business Intelligence

Business intelligence helps to create a better and more thorough understanding of what is happening now. Here are four reasons why...

How to Build your Custom UI using the Dundas BI APIs

One great aspect of Dundas BI’s user interface flexibility is its full exposure to the underlying APIs that enable customization o...

Innovation Never Rests: Small Multiples

Small Multiples are a series of graphs or charts that may interchangeably be referred to as Trellis Charts or Panel Charts. They e...

The Best Business Intelligence Resources of 2018

We've had some time to think of our (and your) favorite videos, blogs, eBooks, and business intelligence content from the past yea...

Innovation Never Rests: Ragged Hierarchies

One of the more common challenges a lot of organizations encounter, is around being able to manage their hierarchies when they’re ...

Best Practices for Discussing Data Insights

To get away from side discussions occurring in 3rd party tools, the conversations need to move directly into the BI tool – right n...

5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Business Intelligence Platform

Whether you’re looking to embed real-time analytics within an existing product, or are looking to re-invent your current internal ...

Take the Next Step: Add Real-Time Analytics to your Data Monitoring

Reacting to events as they occur helps businesses to make tactical decisions immediately and prevent any problems that may arise d...

Maximize Your Office's Real Estate - Mounted Dashboards that Drive Change

Wall-mounted dashboards are a great way to ensure key business metrics and analytics are made visible at prominent locations in th...

When (and Why) to use Heat Maps

Heat Maps are graphical representations of data that utilize color-coded systems. What many people don’t realize, however, is that...

Enhance Your Data Storytelling with Animated Charts

Use animated charts to tell stories with your data and make your audience understand how and why they got there and inspire action...

3 Software Vendors Who Crushed It With Embedded Analytics

Awesome applications need awesome embedded analytics. Let's take a look at 3 data-savvy companies who've embedded Dundas BI and tr...

How to Leverage Predictive Analytics in Your Business Intelligence Solutions

There is a wide range of different ways that organizations like yours can leverage predictive analytics in your business intellige...

Custom Diagrams: Illustrate Your Data Results

Don’t simply show your data, tell a story with it! By combining Custom Diagrams with an analytics platform like Dundas BI, we're a...

Dundas BI: The Case for Business Intelligence vs. Excel [PART 2]

This is part two of a two-part series on why companies should consider replacing Excel with a Business Intelligence platform for m...

A Good Use Case for 3D Visualizations in Dundas BI

3D charts are frowned upon in the data visualization world, especially when it comes to 3D Pie and Bar Charts. This begs the quest...

Dundas BI: The Case for Business Intelligence vs. Excel [PART 1]

Excel is an indispensable tool, however, it simply cannot hold its own in respect to all data processes – especially when it comes...

How to Operationalize your Machine Learning Models with Dundas BI

How can you operationalize your machine learning model and apply it to new data coming through your applications like all other da...

How to Use Icons to Make Market Research Reports Pop

The use of icons in reports within the market research community is increasing, whether as standalone images within reports or as ...

Using Animations to Enhance your Dashboard's Readability

Dashboards are a great way to visually represent your data to track, analyze and display KPIs at-a-glance. One of the ways to enha...

What do Business Intelligence & The Bachelor Have in Common?

Using Dundas BI, Absorb Software whipped up a few dashboards to display some Key Performance Indicators to track the progression o...

Group and Analyze Data On-the-Fly to Save Time

The ability to group data on-the-fly is incredibly powerful. It's helpful when correcting data errors or grouping similar datum to...

With Dundas BI 5, Data Relationships Don’t Have to be Complicated

With Dundas BI 5, we’ve added two new visualizations to the relationship category. Dundas BI now has four, which include the Tree ...

Dundas BI 5 - From Predictable to Predictive Analytics

Dundas BI 5 is here! This release ensures you're able to take advantage of Forecasting, Clustering, Python, and other exciting fea...

Add Some Heat to Your Map Visualizations

With Dundas BI 5, we’ve taken our existing Map Visualization and set its functionalities ablaze by incorporating Heat Maps.

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Visualizing Text Analysis Results with Word Clouds

Word Clouds (or Tag Clouds) are excellent options to help visually interpret text and are useful in quickly gaining insight into t...

The Best of 2017

We draw inspiration from our incredible community and provide content based on the topics we get asked about most. This blog encap...

Identify Rank Changes in your Data Using a Slope Graph

A Slope Graph is a line chart variation that is typically used to emphasize change in time for different categories in your data a...

Navigating Analytics with Voice

Voice has the potential to completely revolutionize how BI systems are designed, built and used. This blog examines how you can pu...

Using Cohort Analysis to Determine Customer Lifetime Spending

Cohort Analysis enables you to easily compare how different groups or cohorts of people behave over time, allowing you to draw ins...