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Version 2019.1 of Exago BI

Exago Releases Version 2019.1, Introduces No-Code ETL

Shelton, CT — Exago, Inc. published their first GA release of 2019 on June 7th, marking a milestone for the company as they expand their flagship offering to include a built-in ETL interface. The no-code ETL tool accessed via the administration console allows anyone to blend cross-source data, clean, pre-process,…

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self-service data preparation

Safeguarding Against the Risks of Self-Service Data Preparation

Let me be the first to acknowledge that agility is important. BI products should be predicated on the idea that end users should have direct control over their own data. I believe that it’s better for business professionals to answer their own analytical questions than to inundate IT staff with…

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data quality audit

Using BI to Audit Data Quality

Data Talks, Episode 15 Data Talks is Exago’s podcast on all-things business intelligence, analytics, and application software. When most people think of BI, they think about extracting insights from their data, not about their data. This month, George Firican explains why BI can be a surprisingly effective tool in data…

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assessing data veracity

Assessing Data Veracity

There are different takes on what veracity refers to, but the overall consensus is that data veracity reflects the truthfulness of a data set and your level of confidence or trust in it. I’ll take this a step further and say that data veracity is your level of confidence/trust in…

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reports on dashboard

Four Features to Incorporate in Your Next Reporting Dashboard

As dashboards become increasingly commoditized, it’s easy to lose track of what makes them mission-critical business tools. The number of dashboard tools available is growing, and many are marketed to highlight their long lists of features and functions. Those features might be helpful individually,…

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data lake vs data warehouse

Lakes, Swamps, Ponds, and Other Bodies of Data

Lakes, Swamps, Ponds, and Other Bodies of Data 11/09/2017 • by Nicole Hitner • 0 comments In our continued effort to demystify analytics-related jargon, this post will define all data collections named after types of buildings and bodies of water. Figurative language is nice and a helpful mnemonic device, but some of these terms are...

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dashboard visualizations

Building Dashboard Visualizations for Clients

Data Talks, Episode 14 Data Talks is Exago’s podcast on all-things business intelligence, analytics, and application software. This month, we talk to data visualization expert Allison Torban about preparing dashboards and their components on clients’ behalf. As a Data Visualization Designer for the American Enterprise Institute and host of the…

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24 Must-Have Dashboarding Features

24 Must-Have Dashboarding Features

If you’ve ever shopped for software before, you know that after about three product demos, the details start to bleed together. Keeping track of one product’s features is hard enough; keeping track of multiple usually results in your brain abandoning you to whatever notes and/or vague feelings you managed to cultivate over the course of...

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technical support recruitment practices

Best Practices for Staffing Support

How We Hire and Why When scaling a software company, where does your focus in hiring go? Typically software developers, quality assurance engineers, sales, and other roles that expand your feature and client set. Putting the same hiring efforts into expanding and developing your client support staff is likely lower…

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G2 Crowd Awards Best Software Companies

Exago named “Best Enterprise Relationship” in Embedded BI on G2 Crowd

Shelton, CT – The Spring 2019 G2 Crowd awards for Best Software Companies were announced this week, with Exago Inc. ranked #1 in “Best Enterprise Relationship in Embedded BI.” The “Best Relationship” award is comprised of combined scores for “Quality of Support,” “Easiest to Do Business With,” and “Likely to…

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