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As businesses look for a competitive advantage that can help fuel growth, they will continue to pursue operational excellence and better business execution best practices. Here, we bring you the latest insights on these topics along with real-world examples of how businesses like yours use software like ours to more quickly realize their strategic vision.

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Embedded Analytics: Moving Past the Data Scientist to the Business User

Ken Koenemann | February 14, 2019 | 

Most people dread the weekly grocery shopping chore. But not me. Big grocery chains have leveraged new advances in technology to make this time-consuming, sometimes grueling task, a cake walk. And I, for one, really appreciate it. With a simple click in my grocery app, I now have the ability to order groceries and either…

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Put the Power of Analytics to Work In Manufacturing

January 31, 2019 | 

The diagnostic analytics capabilities embedded in Dploy Solutions—the ability to understand the whys behind the what—are the first step toward next generation business intelligence. These features can help your business set the stage for predictive and prescriptive insights that can help optimize strategic business decisions and, eventually, pave the way to machine learning and AI.

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Cloud-Based Data Analytics Solutions: Power Your People & Operations

Ken Koenemann | August 24, 2018 | 

No matter what systems and processes your business operations uses to gather data and make decisions, it’s worth regularly asking if there is a better approach. If your operations still relies heavily on spreadsheets and has yet to undertake a serious data integration initiative, the answer is definitively “yes.” A recent Aberdeen Group survey called…

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Is IoT, Robotics or Machine Learning a Smart Investment? What Your KPIs Can Tell You.

Ken Koenemann | August 14, 2018 | 

Depending on where your organization is in its technology journey, a trending digital technology investment, such as machine learning (ML), Internet of things (IoT), robotics or even artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, may be in the cards. Either way, now is a perfect time to ask a critical question: How good is your company at definitively…

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Case Study: Continuous Improvement Tool Drives Revenue Boost for Global Professional Services Firm

July 24, 2018 | 

Continuous improvement is essential for any company. But even for already disciplined companies, driving performance gains year after year can still be difficult. Find out how a global management consulting firm realized the value of data integration to power their KPI management, strategy deployment and project management initiatives all in one software.  Read this case…

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Digital Transformation or Disaster? (it’s often a fine line)

Ken Koenemann | July 6, 2018 | 

Since entering the age of self-driving cars, digital assistants, and tightly interconnected devices and machines, we’ve all come to expect a lot of benefits from the cutting-edge solutions and technologies flooding the marketplace. Remember the initial promise of smart phones? They are supposed to increase our productivity and enable us to work more flexibly and…

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5 Ways Spreadsheets and Data Visualization Tools Fall Short in Operations

Ken Koenemann | May 14, 2018 | 

Given the inherent complexity in manufacturing businesses, getting and keeping performance on track is a perpetual challenge. Of course, the challenges vary significantly, depending on the systems and processes your organization has in place to manage performance. Plenty of manufacturers still rely on manual data gathering processes and spreadsheets for tracking key performance indicators and…

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