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IT World Canada delivers highly successful marketing programs for clients using Informer

It’s always great to hear directly from customers describing how they are using your software and where they are recognizing value. In the attached white paper, Arlo Murphy, Director of Business Intelligence and Audience Services at ITWorldCanada.com, the leading source...
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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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Two differentiators for Entrinsik Informer compared to other BI applications

Although there are many differentiators between Informer and other BI applications, here are two important benefits that customers recently mentioned to me that they really like and that set Informer apart: The scheduler. Informer provides a very flexible scheduler that...
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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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Entrinsik Informer Earns Top Rankings in its Peer Groups from Customers for Ease of Use, Self-Service and Embedded BI in the New BARC BI Survey 17

We are very excited to announce that once again, Entrinsik has been chosen for inclusion in the BARC BI Suvey 17, the world‘s largest and most comprehensive survey of business intelligence end users. Informer customers ranked us highly again this...
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Workflows in Informer 5: Zip2Geo and Google Maps

With Informer 5, transforming raw data into meaningful information is easier than it’s ever been. With new, easy Flow Steps, Informer guides you through data preparation, cleansing, and transforming, with a few simple clicks. In this example, I’ll show you...
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Entrinsik Informer Named a Contender in the 2017 Business Intelligence FrontRunners Quadrant

  Exciting news! Entrinsik has been selected for inclusion in Gartner company Software Advice’s 2017 BI FrontRunners Quadrant! Software Advice (softwareadvice.com) evaluated over 200 BI products in the North American small business segment and created the FrontRunners Quadrant. The Quadrant highlights...
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Just in Time Data Governance Succeeds Where Committee-based Approach Cannot

By Brian Parish, CEO & Founder of IData Inc. Educause has identified “Data Management and Governance: Improving the management of institutional data through data standards, integration, protection, and governance” as one of the top IT challenges in 2017.  More and more...
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