Maximise your data opportunity
You are likely collecting data from various sources – but there's probably more that you don't even know about that you could collect and use.
The big challenge is understanding where that data resides, its structure, how to access it, and most importantly what value it can bring to your organisation.
Whether it relates to areas such as your people, sales, or supply chain, you'll realise the greatest returns when you use your data to provide powerful visualisations, reporting, and data-driven decisions.
We can help building your data analytics capability by:
Hosting all your business data in the cloud so that it's easily scalable, manageable, and secure
Building a robust data architecture that will support future growth and data aspirations
Utilising the right BI tools to enable you to analyse, report and visualise on key performance metrics
Supporting your data journey
From ensuring you utilise scalable, secure BI solutions to interactive visualisations we have the tools to support your move from operational reporting through to predictive analytics to drive your business decisions.
We can help you develop the right structure and put the foundations in place to support your data journey. We host, transform and manage business data in a secure, scalable and accessible cloud solution giving you a single version of the truth which, in turn, will speed up your ability to analyse and report.
Poor data quality can hold back organisations. It impacts on day-to-day management processes and stymies organisational growth. Our data transformation experts will work with your data, optimising it so that you can adopt Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technologies to get more from your data.
Timely and accurate reporting supports you in making better-informed decisions to help drive growth. We're experts with Microsoft Power BI and SAP Business Objects and will help create a range of business intelligence reporting functions that put the data you need at your fingertips.
Through clear visualisations you can empower your entire organisation to understand what is happening throughout your business. As a Microsoft Gold Partner for Data Platforms and Data Analytics we support businesses with visual dashboards using Power BI to unlock the potential of their business data.
Embrace a more efficient way of working with your data with analytics consultancy
Business intelligence reporting
Any form of manual reporting and analysis consumes a huge proportion of your team's time. With BI tools such as Microsoft Power BI and SAP Business Objects you can automate reporting, visualise your data and streamline analysis so you spend more time acting on the data instead of trying to understand it. Our experts can set up and manage anything from regulatory and compliance reporting to complex visualisations – saving you time and money.
Visualising your data
Gathering insightful and accurate data is an often manual, but always time-consuming process.
Through our People Analytics platform and intuitive visualisations built on Microsoft Power BI you no longer need to spend hours manually manipulating data in complex spreadsheets. Instead, you can bring your data to life and utilise it effectively to support strategic decision-making.
We work with the Microsoft Azure platform which enables you to scale quickly and open up new opportunities utilising powerful AI-based tools to help you understand your data. Alongside that is the ability to build and deploy multiple business Apps, embedding them across your organisation to help increase the use of available insights and boost productivity.
Microsoft Power BI
Microsoft Power BI is a powerful cloud-based tool that integrates services, connectors and apps to turn unrelated data into useful information that can be showcased in standard reporting or immersive displays.
This might be data from excel spreadsheets or large cloud or on-premise data warehouses. If your organisation is a Microsoft user then it's likely you'll have licences for Power BI, question is, are you using it to its full potential? We have built a suite of dashboards with Power BI for the iTrent People Analytics Platform and we can use our expertise to work with you to expand your knowledge and use of Power BI.
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With the growing volume of data collected daily it's no longer viable to try to collect and understand what all that data means. Without a data analytics solution in place for storing, processing, analysing and using that data you risk end up doing nothing with it and losing the ability to use it to make informed business decisions.
Having the right analytics platform is like turning on a light in a dark room.
With the right data in front of you, decision-making is transformed thanks to the ability to accurately predict.
With the right analytics solution, you can:
- Track performance
- Plan ahead
- Make decisions based on accurately collected data
In a fast-paced corporate environment where every decision counts, having insights in front of you can make all the difference. Whether that’s assessing KPIs, pinpointing costs or assessing risk, analytics means you can be proactive.
With the iTrent People Analytics Platform, you can finally track performance with ease. Plan for what’s ahead and generate intelligent insights to enrich decision-making across the board.
For more information on the application of analytics and how it could transform your organisation, read our handy guide.
Business analytics will use elements of data analysis combined with other information to help make informed business decisions. Data analysis focuses mainly on analysing data sets to find trends and patterns.
That depends on what you want to do with the data you hold, what sort of data it is, and how it's currently stored. We can work with you to understand all these aspects and give you a good idea of time scales. If it's simple reporting using a BI tool such as Microsoft Power BI or SAP Business Objects then the setup is fairly straightforward. When you move beyond BI tools into more detailed analytics it will take longer.
The cost of our analytics software varies depending on the size of the business, the type of software, and the level of support. We offer everything from fast out-of-the-box Business Intelligence (BI) software to bespoke packages – and everything in-between. The right analytics tool can save you money by highlighting areas of waste, so you can put a plan in place right away.
To see where analytics could take you, get in touch for a free, no-obligation quote.
Microsoft's Power BI tool is a cloud-based reporting tool that facilitates the visualisation and analysis of data with greater speed and ease of use. It's a market leader among the BI tools available.
The Power BI tool connects multiple cloud and on-premise based data sources to allow for detailed reporting, a comprehensive suite of dashboards and the ability to share information across your organisation in real time. It can be readily accessed through your browser or mobile, making it easy for business users to consume. A desktop version enables data scientists, analysts, and developers to build really powerful data-based visuals for their organisation.
SAP Business Objects (SAP BO) is a suite of reporting and analysis applications built around the core BO universe that enables the combining of back and front-end data. This allows end users to interact and build standard reports alongside powerful visualisations without having to worry about where the data is being pulled from.
Predictive analytics refers to the process where data is used to model future scenarios with minimal manual intervention. Prescriptive analytics goes one step further. It's where the application is learning based on data collected, resulting in decisions made without any manual intervention. In both scenarios, it's critical that you have the appropriate hosting, data architecture, and automation in place. We can help at any stage on that journey; our team of experts will help build the right solution with you.
'Data lake' is a term used to describe a centralised repository for storing data at scale whether structured or unstructured without the need to reorganise it before use.
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