Monthly Archives: November 2017

Some SAP BI and Analytics Trends

SAP-BI-TrendsAs we come towards the tail end of 2017, we thought it would be fun to trawl through our Google Analytics data to identify the most popular articles on this blog aimed at SAP customers.

We picked out our top 3 most searched for articles. And, for each of these articles, we looked at the most common keywords people used in their search to reach this page. What we discovered, provides a glimpse into some of the BI and analytics related topics that continue to resonate with the SAP community.

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Information Delivery Systems – still relevant today

information-systemsRoll back the clock 15 or 20 years and one of the hot business intelligence topics of the day was information delivery systems. These systems enabled you to get timely, relevant information into the hands of a wide range of people across your whole organization. This meant people had ready access to information that was connected to their role, so they could make informed decisions.

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Why it’s time to embrace the dashboard app

modern dashboardIt is always good when other people independently come to the same conclusions as you! This is why I liked Ryan Dunn’s Medium post Dash-bored so much.

Regular readers of this blog will know that we have been passionate about interactive dashboards (now known as Dashboard Apps) for a long time.  So, reading Ryan’s post and his conclusions was music to our ears.

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How to create a dashboard in Salesforce

salesforce-dashboardThe value you get from your Salesforce deployment is only as good as the quality of information you get out. One way of getting information out is using dashboards. Dashboards allow you to visualize how your business is performing, track KPIs and answer your daily questions.

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