Traditional Data may Mean “Just Because”

A lesson in traditional data history… Once upon a time, we ran our businesses via mainframe computers. Essentially, these machines were a sort of massive server. Back then, traditional data meant files, lots and lots of files, because the databases we take for granted today, did not exist. These files, often referred to as data…

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Data Impression: 2 Concepts to Improve Data Comprehension

A column chart is the staple of data analytics.  Everyone has them.  Everyone knows how to read them.  But in a world of more information, can they leave a lasting data impression?What does the data above tell you?  Could the X axis be items?  Is the Y axis a quantitative value?  Believe it or not,…

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