How we used Tableau to build a multi-functional, interactive mapping dashboard

How we used Tableau to build a multi-functional, interactive mapping dashboard

Multi-functional, interactive mapping dashboard using Tableau We’ve been evaluating the various merits of key dashboarding applications including Tableau, Power BI and Excel, based on their mapping capabilities. We quickly decided that Tableau would provide the best solution, because: It is possible to overlay point-based maps on top of thematic (filled) maps The software can cope easily with millions of data points If you know which workarounds to apply, it is possible to produce thema ...

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Why you still need to apply your own Human Intelligence to your Artificial Intelligence solutions

Why you still need to apply your own Human Intelligence to your Artificial Intelligence solutions

Why you still need to apply Human Intelligence to your AI solutions Why you need to apply your own Human Intelligence to your AI solutions? Artificial Intelligence is getting a lot of press lately. From horror scenarios which would rival the Terminator Hollywood movies, through to driverless cars and even through to supporting medical diagnosis.  However as with a lot of things, the hype is driven in a large part by fear. In a world optimised by "clicks" on the internet, it's the sensational, rath ...

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How might charities use Artificial Intelligence for Fundraising in 2019

How might charities use Artificial Intelligence for Fundraising in 2019

How might charities use Artificial Intelligence for Fundraising in 2019 Artificial Intelligence or AI for short is becoming ubiquitous throughout our lives. Indeed, you must be aware of the hype surrounding AI and Machine Learning over the last couple of years. AI is all around us, it drives the feeds we see on social media. It determines which emails get flagged as spam in your inbox. It determines whether you get accepted for a loan. It's even used to present ads to influence you to sup ...

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My Work Experience 2018

My Work Experience 2018

I have experienced work life as part of the Adroit team for Two weeks now. This was part of my Year 10 work experience programme. Throughout the duration of these past two weeks I have been testing the water in different Jobs. Each among the various departments Adroit has to offer. I have also had access to Adroits preferable software they use when it comes to dealing with data. As well as the tools they use to display and present trends and statistics within the data. ...

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5 Reasons why you should adopt a business intelligence solution

5 Reasons why you should adopt a business intelligence solution

The Case For Business Intelligence Your company is generating data of increased volume, variety and velocity. Many decisions still remain based on intuition rather than hard facts and figures. The good news for you is that your competitors are probably in the same boat. But to gain competitive advantage you need a more sophisticated approach to using your data. Let's take a look at 5 reasons why you should adopt a Business Intelligence solution today. 1 - Overcome the data deluge In the last 10 ...

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How to choose a FastStats Partner?

How to choose a FastStats Partner?

Have you picked the "Apteco Marketing Suite (FastStats)" to be your marketing campaign and analytics platform of choice? If so, now you have to pick an Approved Apteco Partner to join you on the journey to better informed marketing. I'm sure you'll be asking yourself the question "How do I choose a FastStats Partner?". It's not easy, there are a fair few to choose from. So, I've written this article to help inform you on what makes a great FastStats Partner. And why Adroit would be the right Fas ...

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