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Published: May 31 2019

Inside Dundas BI - May 2019 Issue

Inside Dundas BI

May 2019 Issue

In this issue, we show you how to get web-based data into Dundas BI in our Adding Weather Data to Dundas BI is a Breeze videos. Learn What's New in Dundas BI 6.0.1 and check out the latest G2Crowd Comparison Reports where they compile real user feedback on some of the leading BI tools. This month we also have a guest blog from Technology Advice on 5 Ways Embedded Analytics Can Bring Data Science to Your Customers. And lastly, don't forget to keep coming back to - Off the Charts with Jeff - for his latest fun and educational videos to help you get the most out of your BI and analytics tool. Enjoy.


Getting Web-Based Data into Dundas BI 

Do you need to pull web-based data into your BI system? In one of our latest videos - Adding Weather Data to Dundas BI is a Breeze (2 parts) - we show you how you can get any web-based data (in this example we use weather data) into a BI system like Dundas BI.

In part one of Adding Weather Data to Dundas BI is a Breeze, we make the data connection to the third-party source, and personalize the data to make it exactly what you need. In part two we build a widget and embed it on a dashboard.

Want to learn more about using web-based data in Dundas BI? 

This article on the Python Data Generator will show you how to connect to virtually any web-based data source in Dundas BI

What's New in Dundas BI 6.0.1

Check out what's new in our latest release including:
  • Add insane performance to your database through our new connection to MEMSQL
  • Additional visualization customizations
  • Better end-user experience such as improved filtering clarity

5 Ways Embedded Analytics Can Bring Data Science to Your Customers

by: Tamara Scott, Research and Content Manager, Technology Advice

Software companies know the data their customers produce is valuable, and customer data can be used to deepen engagement and customer lifetime value.

Embedded analytics act as a plug-and-play business intelligence tool for the data you already collect. Reports and dashboards powered by embedded analytics connect the data your application collects, make it searchable, and provide it in a user-friendly interface to end-users. 

Read this blog from Technology Advice to learn 5 ways software companies can use embedded analytics to bring data science directly to customers.

NEW VIDEOS - Off the Charts

Off the Charts with Jeff, is the place to go for educational video and blog content on all things analytics, data visualizations, dashboards and business intelligence (BI). We've added lots of new videos since we launched this site including:

Business Intelligence vs. Excel

How to  Effectively Use Color in Dashboards

3 Data Storage Techniques in Dundas BI 

It's a great spot to learn more about the world of dashboards, analytics and Dundas BI. See you there!

BI Software Comparison Reports

G2Crowd - an independent business software review platform - has just released their Spring 2019 Business Intelligence Comparison Reports. The results in these reports are based on customer satisfaction ratings from actual users. Take a look and see how Dundas BI stacks up against some of the other BI, Analytics and Data Visualization software tools. 

Check out what real users of our software have to say...

#1 BI Software as Rated by Real Users in Info-Tech's BI Category Report

#1 in Flexibility and a Leader in Over 40 Categories in the world's largest survey of BI software users

Highest Overall Rating on Gartner Peer Insights

Top Ranked Embedded BI Software for Enterprise

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