Data-analysis

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Partnering with the IT organization

By Tim Nicholson VP, Informer Customer Services Many prospective customers say creating complex reports is challenging. What challenges them the most is getting data out of their systems and asking the IT staff to write the necessary queries to pull...
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Informer 5 delivers greater data access and extensibility

By Tim Nicholson VP, Informer Customer Services Over its existence, Informer has gone through major evolutionary changes in the areas of data access and management, data governance, and reporting. Informer 3 and Informer 4 did a great job in setting...
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5 areas of Informer 5 functionality customers mention the most

By Tim Nicholson VP, Informer Customer Services I have the fortunate opportunity to frequently talk with a lot of customers and prospective customers. It’s nice to see the excitement people have when they discover unexpected timesaving functionality provided by Informer...
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Functionality that differentiates Informer 5 from other self-service reporting solutions

  Entrinsik’s data analytics and BI platform, Informer, radically simplifies the process of accessing, cleansing, blending, and analyzing disparate data by using a single platform to create a cohesive, curated, governed data hub for self-service data analysis across organizations. Informer...
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True Self-Service Reporting

  Self-service reporting has long been a goal of the IT departments I consult with. They long for the ability to pass along tasks involving query writing and data retrieval to the end-user. Basically, they want their user base to...
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How to best design Datasets

I had a post recently on the Informer Community web page asking us how to best design Datasets. There are a couple of alternatives worth discussing. Datasets bring the concept of data modeling to the forefront. Designing your Dataset requires...
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Top IT Issues for Higher Education

According to a recent article by Susan Grajek and the 2017–2018 EDUCAUSE IT Issues Panel, the 2018 Top 10 IT Issues show how digital technology is remaking higher education through four key themes: institutional adaptiveness, improved student outcomes, improved decision-making, and IT adaptiveness....
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