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This is the second post in our Data Visualization Spotlight series where we showcase how different organizations are using data visualization and analytics to solve their day to day problems. In mid-March 2013, Netflix reported a global streaming subscriber list of 33 million. It increased to 36.3 million (29.2 million in U.S.) in April 2013. It… Read More »

This is the first post in our Data Visualization Spotlight series where we showcase how different organizations are using data visualization and analytics to solve their day to day problems. Each week, more than 245 million customers visit their 10,900 stores and 10 websites worldwide. With sales of approximately $466 billion in fiscal year 2013… Read More »

In businesses globally, perhaps the first and most important use of real-time analytics is seen in the IT department. Keeping all servers, and applications up and running at all times is no mean task. IT professionals rely on real-time dashboards day in and day out to help them with their time-sensitive, critical, and complex job of managing a business’s IT infrastructure.

In today’s world more than 2.5 quintillion (that’s 18 zeroes!)  bytes of data is being recorded every day, hence most of the data storage systems are getting filled at an exponential pace, commanding for more data centres. What we need to keep in mind is, each of these data records has a time element mapped… Read More »

Data visualization can be an incredible driver for communicating key business information. It helps present a visual narrative that’s easier to digest for those without the time to pour over large swaths of text (think CxOs, busy senior management, or even millennials with a time crunch). In fact, these days, that’s most of us -… Read More »

The Python Package Index has libraries for practically every data visualization need—from Pastalog for real-time visualizations of neural network training to Gaze Parser for eye movement research. Some of these libraries can be used no matter what field of application, yet many of them are intensely focused on accomplishing a specific task. An overview of… Read More »

Data speaks best through visuals, not words – so believes renowned data journalist and TEDtalks speaker, David McCandless. According to him, 80% of all that we learn gets imbibed visually, and research would have to agree. Three groups of economists participated in a study where they were given a dataset and asked everyone the same… Read More »

How self-service analytics, data democratization and data education can take collaboration to a whole new level. 2013: Nearly 3,600 photos are uploaded on Instagram, over 100,000 Tweets are posted, and Google processes more than 2 million searches, every minute. Fast forward to 2017. For 456,000 Tweets a minute, we have 527,760 Snaps – a major… Read More »