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The Economics of Cloud Computing

By Spotfire Blog Editor | Published April 3rd, 2014

When exploring the cost benefits of leasing analytics software via the cloud model, there are several factors to examine.

Location Analytics: Powerful Visual Metrics to Save Time, Money

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published April 2nd, 2014

What do real estate and big data analytics have in common? While it may sound like the lead-in for a bad joke, the answer is: “Location, location, location!”

Providing CFOs Context to Apply Big Data

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published April 1st, 2014

In order to gain funding for big data and analytics projects, IT and business leaders often must gain the approval of the chief financial officer. That can often be a tall order, since other technology investments are increasingly competing for the CFO’s attention.

Life Is Data: Promoting Social Welfare with Citizen Journalism

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published March 31st, 2014

The world is changing and that includes how and when people receive their news. With people at events like the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings posting happenings as they occur, it’s possible to find out about world-changing news before it’s reported by mainstream news organizations.

ASHRAE Rolls Out Next-Gen GreenGuide

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published March 31st, 2014
HVAC designers, building owners, architects, building managers or any contractor involved in green building design should find the fourth edition of AHSRAE’s GreenGuide a useful resource on many subjects relevant to green building design. Quite a bit has changed in the green building industry in the decade since the first edition of the GreenGuide was published […]

Data Analytics to Uncover Your Customers’ Cheating Hearts

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published March 28th, 2014

What do your customers really think about your company, your offerings and your competitors? Are they looking to cheat on you if they receive a great deal on a similar product from another company?