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BI at MSH: a study in metric mobilization

The challenge:   Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is a two-site community hospital that delivers diagnostic services and clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery,...

Financing Fred Hutch – a study in data transformation

Background: Based in Seattle, Washington, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch) is a world leader in the detection, prevention and treatment of...

3 keys to the Big Data fast-track

One measure of tech ROI is user adoption: software that is not incorporated into workplace processes is of questionable value. Recognizing this principle, creators...

Organizational Intelligence

This book is about the history of a business technology. Specifically, it traces the emergence and evolution of analytics software. More specifically, it is...

IB Summit 2016 – hot trends and Big BI

“Data is the hot market to be in for users and for vendors,” declared Jeremy Ballanco, Information Builders VP of iWay sales, at IB...

Aligning BI skill, practice and healthcare outcomes

ICT skills development has long been lauded as a key input to business productivity, a vehicle for improving labour employability and indeed as the...

Data modeling puts the intelligence in BI

“IT as an industry has declared war on data modeling for all the wrong reasons,” said Dr. Rado Kotorov, chief innovation officer and VP...

Creating ‘data aware’ culture: Quinte Heath Care

Background: Quinte Health Care Corporation is comprised of four geographically dispersed hospitals in Hastings and Prince Edward counties of Ontario, which employ a total of...

Data monetization via external apps

Many vendors talk about the importance of extracting value from information, but Information Builders (IB) is able to show how analytics have struck the...

Solving for the data science conundrum

Across the industry spectrum, data is now extolled as the fount of new insight into market opportunity and operational excellence. Better collection, management and...

Analytics, a multi-stakeholder play

People, processes and technology are the three components of any technology project. Most organizations focus on the technology portion, attempting to improve business processes...

Benefits of broader access to open source BI

The appeal of open source software to developers has included the promise of free source code, quick development cycles, and community collaboration contributing to...

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