GetApp Business Intelligence & Analytics Blog

  • Published 14 August 2017 by Craig Borowski
    Small businesses have a variety of questions about analytics apps and business intelligence (BI) tools. The most common of which is— which one do we need? And it’s a great question because they’re both in the same ballpark. And— thanks to the kaleidoscopic language some vendors use to describe them— both can appear to wear … Continue Reading
    Analytics vs Business Intelligence: Which One Does Your Small Business Need?
  • Published 17 March 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    One of the best way to convince clients, bosses, or friends is to use visual aids in your presentation. Not everybody can be bothered to read through lots of text and it’s easy to lose everybody’s attention with a drab and simplistic Excel chart. However, data visualization software, often found as a feature of business intelligence … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Data Visualization Software for Business: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 6 March 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Here’s the reality: as time progresses, your company will have more granular access to trackable data. Whether that’s from sales, web traffic, or any other bit of quantifiable information, it’s a good idea to make sense of it. In fact, your competitors are going to analyze their data to improve their business – so it’s … Continue Reading
    Beauty by the Numbers: 4 Data Visualization Apps for Business
  • Published 10 February 2017 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    If you clicked on this article, you’re at least interested in business intelligence (BI). Let’s take it a step further and say that while you are interested in it, you actually aren’t sure what it is. Sure, you’ve got an idea that it involves some stats, charts, and graphs regarding your business. Most often, all … Continue Reading
    What Is Business Intelligence: A Beginner’s Guide
  • Published 28 September 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    Although iOS is big in the business world, over one billion people use Android daily. If you happen to be one of those Droid users, and also work in or run a small to medium-sized business, then this article is for you. Specifically, it will focus on business intelligence (BI) apps that have a companion … Continue Reading
    Handy Business Intelligence Apps for Android
  • Published 16 September 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    If you’re reading this on a mobile device at work, you’re probably using an iPhone. At least according to Tim Cook, who said that the iPhone is used by a mind-boggling 97 percent of Fortune 500 companies. Granted, you probably work at a small or medium-sized business, but it’s still likely that your company uses … Continue Reading
    Powerful Business Intelligence Apps for iOS
  • Published 22 June 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    Google Analytics is (unsurprisingly) as ubiquitous when it comes to online analytics services as its parent company Google xis to search engines. As part of the Google family of products, the freemium platform for tracking and analyzing online traffic has gained notoriety for providing a seemingly universal portal that integrates with hundreds of online services … Continue Reading
    The Best Google Analytics Integrations You Should Be Using
  • Published 15 June 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    If it’s your first time looking for Business Intelligence (BI) software, you might not know exactly what you need, or how to find it. To make that process a little bit easier, we’ve made a handy checklist so you know what to think about when looking at different solutions, including key considerations and essential features. … Continue Reading
    What to Look for in Business Intelligence Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 19 May 2016 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    Big data can mean big bucks for small businesses, and with the right business intelligence software, small business owners can effectively harness the power of data to boost their bottom line. Business intelligence (BI) software is used across a wide range of industries, business sizes, and departments to provide powerful insight into data sources ranging … Continue Reading
    7 Ways to Make Your Small Business More Intelligent
  • Published 19 February 2016 by Todd Spear
    If your sales team is still using Excel to manage prospects, leads, and opportunities, then maybe it’s time to think of a more intelligent data analysis solution, which uses instant analytics. Salesforce vice president of marketing, Jamie Domenici, recently stated that today’s smarter salespeople are using data analysts and separate data analytics products to get … Continue Reading
    An Excel Alternative for Instant Analytics That Transforms Your Sales Processes