3 Examples of Data Mining

Data Mining is the process used to extract usable data from a larger set of any raw data. The process analyzes data patterns in larges batches using at least one software. It can be applied by businesses to learn more about their customers and develop more effective strategies. Below are some examples of its application.…

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3 Common Machine Learning Models Used in Business

If you type “what is machine learning?” into Google today, the results would be a mess of scholarly articles, forums, and jargon. This blog post simplifies the definition of machine learning and presents a few examples of how businesses are using machine learning. What is Machine Learning?  “Machine Learning is the science of getting computers…

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Import an Essbase Cube into the OBIEE 12c Administration Tool

Import an Essbase Cube into the OBIEE 12c Administration Tool This blog outlines an example on importing an essbase cube into the OBIEE RPD. Import the Essbase Cube Open the Oracle BI Administration Tool Set preferences for the Administration Tool. To set preferences: Select Tools, then select Options to display the Options dialog. On the…

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Qlikview – Creating a Heat Map Using “ColorMix”

Overview The colormix in Qlikview is a function that allows for different colors to be used in lieu of the default color scheme. As it states, it mixes colors depending on the minimum limit and maximum limit of an expression. There are several ways to create heat maps, but this should help with creating simplified…

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Qlikview: Creating a Master Calendar

When using dashboards, time is almost always an important factor. Users will always be interested in viewing data by time period, and often times comparing data between two time periods. In a typical data warehouse a time dimension is usually present. If there is a situation where a time dimension is not available, then it…

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