July 22, 2020
Embarking on the Journey to Become Data-Driven (CFMA Building Profits Article)

In our experience, many companies do not realize the need for a data-driven vision until an unforeseen event occurs. That event might be positive (a new revenue opportunity) or negative (a major cost over-run).

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2020 will see modern BI & self-service analytics central to digital transformation initiatives
December 17, 2019
2020 Will See Modern BI & Self-Service Analytics Central to Digital Transformation Initiatives

If “Digital Transformation” was the watchword in 2019, it will be the driving force in 2020—and beyond. This year organizations continued to adopt policies and technologies in efforts to become increasingly data-driven and establish a “data culture” within their companies.

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December 11, 2019
Preferred Strategies Introduces QuickLaunch for Viewpoint ERP

QuickLaunch for Viewpoint Vista extracts business impact from data and presents it in a meaningful way through Power BI to help construction company leadership and project managers to maximize the business value from their Viewpoint data.

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November 26, 2019
Thanksgiving Visualized: The Holiday in Maps, Charts and Graphics

Once again we’ve curated some fun Thanksgiving-related articles and visualizations for your post-turkey reading. Enjoy!

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July 23, 2019
Let’s Meet at JD Edwards INFOCUS 2019!

INFOCUS is just a month away. We look forward to three great days of networking, learning, and fun! Let’s connect in Denver: Visit us in Booth #322 Come by for your personal QuickLaunch™ demo! We can’t wait to show you how QuickLaunch makes it fast and easy to implement self-service JD Edwards reporting and analytics with Microsoft® Power BI and other modern BI tools.

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December 11, 2018
How to Build JDE Dashboards in Minutes – and Get Noticed! Webinar Q&A

We co-hosted a webinar with GSI which had an outstanding attendance. There were many excellent questions and we were not able to provide answers to all of them during the webinar. Below is the Q&A transcript.

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November 12, 2018
Five Criteria for Selecting a Self-Service Reporting & Analytics Solution for JD Edwards

When selecting a reporting and analytics solution there are several criteria and factors to consider.

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October 08, 2018
You Can Handle The Truth!

Contrary to the opinion of Colonel Nathan Jessup, portrayed by Jack Nicholson in the 1992 movie A Few Good Men, not only can you handle the truth, but you must as an essential aspect of a self-service data environment.

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September 05, 2018
Meet the Magnificent Seven

According to Gartner Research, by 2020 self-service data preparation tools will be used in more than 50% of all new data integration efforts for analytics. In the same time frame, 85% of new BI platform spending by large and midsize organizations globally will be on modern BI platforms such as a sharepoint dashboard to display concise but detailed and relevant data on any business interaction, process or sales, etc.

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