We are delighted to share Dimensional Insight’s high scores in this year’s BARC BI Survey 16 for the software and services behind Diver BI. The research is based on findings from the world’s largest and most comprehensive survey of BI end-users. For The BI Survey 16, BARC surveyed 3,137 customers and analyzed 37 unique BI products.More
We are delighted to be publishing the agenda for our 12th Annual Diver Conference which will take place on Thursday 27th October 2016, at the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire.
You can download it from here. We will be privileged once again to welcome Fred Powers, CEO of Dimensional Insight who will kick off the conference with his key note presentation on the DI Road Map and State of the Industry. More
SAVE THE DATE for our 12th Annual Diver Conference which will take place on Thursday 27th October 2016, at the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire.
If you would like to attend and haven’t already received an email invitation from us please fill in the contact information on this website stating your name and number of attendees.More
As football fever grips European nations, the importance of being able to get goals when it counts will determine who walks off with the Henri Delaunay Trophy. The ability to set and achieve goals is as important to our business managers as planning the strategy and tactics required to achieve the winning goals in Euro 2016. More
The need for accurate reporting of figures for those in strategic decision making roles is not a new phenomenon as evidenced by correspondence from the Duke of Wellington in 1812. His response to civil servants in the British Foreign Office in London on receipt of a request from them for a “stock take” in relation to goods supplied to the army is sarcastic and understandable in the circumstances.More
Congratulations to DI once again as they pick up their award for 2015/2016 Best in KLAS in business intelligence/analytics by KLAS Research!More
Another blog from Dimensional Insight that can apply to many more sectors than Wines & Spirits. It’s well worth a read for any distribution business or product supplier.More
As the IT industry matures into a discipline that is arguably more complex than any other profession, those of us who have been involved in it for many years are constantly challenged both by new technological developments and, on a personal basis, by new whizz kids who seem to know it all. More
OK – I admit it. I used a blog topic generator to come up with a title for my end of year blog. You can tell straight away, can’t you, from the formulaic listicle “guaranteed to grab attention”. And whilst the suggestions that came up all sounded pretty ridiculous, I kind of liked the absurdity of using one of them: hence the tautology that will develop in this blog.More
Diver 7.0 has arrived with its new high speed data engine, Spectre™, and the project based agile development platform, WorkBench. Workbench is the complete Diver | BI analyst and developer environment, allowing you to manage Big Data and control all aspects of your job role from within a single, unified interface.More
Big data is the big focus of much of the current analytics press; huge volumes of unstructured or semi-structured data that can be mined to find those gems of information you didn’t know you had. Sentiment analysis and remarketing algorithms may be all well and good for Facebook and Amazon, but if you only have relatively small volumes of highly structured data, and already have reports coming out of your ERP or MRP system, what added value can you get from adding a BI layer? Like many organisations without a real analysis tool, are you currently just seeing your information without getting insights from it?More
“I’m 25 years in business, and I can categorically say that Diver was without question the best business investment decision I have ever made! ” – so said Sean Browne last week to an audience of around 100 people at the Diver Annual Conference in Dublin.More