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Big, Fast And Smart Data

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Do you know how many e-mails are sent, videos are uploaded onto YouTube and tweets are sent out per day? All types of data is generated and sent around every millisecond and it is very important that we try our best to understand this data.

Many organisations strive to leave a very big digital footprint, but if they do not make sense of the fast paced data that is constantly generating and evolving, they will not benefit from the crucial insights that could be crucial to their success.

How to impress your client in 7 ways

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It's important to treat each one of your clients like the individuals that they are. If you incorporate these 7 tips into the way you handle business, your relationships with your clients will soar!

1. Find the line between humble and professional.

Your client hired you for a good reason: you are good at what you do. You have convinced your new client that you have the skill and expertise to maximise their success and increase their profits. But, clients can sometimes be difficult and think that they know more. It's important that you first hear what they have to say and listen to their ideas properly; thereafter, come back with your hard hitting facts, incredible knowledge and groundbreaking ideas.

How Data Warehousing Became Easy

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Think of how storing information has evolved over the years: first we had the rolodex (or as some of you might remember- the carousel) and today we have cloud storage, like Dropbox. As the years went by, we continued to improve the way we store important information.

So now what about big corporations and their colossal amounts of data? How has technology evolved so that it stores such private information securely? Well, in 1970, the term data warehousing was coined.

It is the one solution to categorising and storing an abundance of statistics, facts and numbers safely out of reach of those who do not have permission to login.

How Big Data Can Determine “What Customers Want!”

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With the copious amounts of digital data that passes through companies, there's no mystery as to why “Big Data” has been an ongoing business buzzword. However, all the data in the world may be absolutely useless if it cannot be interpreted for others to understand.

Since the beginning of time, humans have strived to make sense of figures and statistics; the only thing that has changed since then is the quantity and details of the data – but not the principles.

So once you've gathered all your data, you need to slice and dice it to display meaningful insights that can help with decision making and help others make sense of important data.

Optimise Your Business with QlikView

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Making the right decisions is a business owner's most important responsibility. To ensure that the right decisions are made, all important data and information is required; however, sometimes this still isn't enough. With the vast amount of data that accumulates through a variety of business channels, data can be too overwhelming and, therefore, not at all useful to anybody trying to draw out information.

Managers and business owners in South Africa and all around the globe have access to a solution that will make their business operations and management so much easier. The solution is QlikView, a flexible platform that helps users turn vast amounts of confusing data into valuable data that users can understand and use.