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Tridant Itching to do Data for Good and Citizen Science

James Wakefield August 07, 2018
Tridant is often asked to help clients with their data analytics problems and we often work with citizen data scientists. Recently though a friend of mine, Associate Professor Craig Williams from the University of South Australia, launched a ...
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Tableau Prep vs Alteryx: Which Game of Thrones character likes to visit Maggy the Frog?

Ana Yin July 16, 2018
The recent release of Tableau Prep (renamed from ‘Project Maestro’) has inspired an overwhelming response from the data community, raising questions such as ‘Is Tableau Prep the death of Alteryx?’ A quick google search of this topic will surely ...
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Tridant continues to add to their Business Partner Ecosystem

Angela Ashton June 29, 2018
 
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Interview with Alteryx's Chief Data Scientist Dr Dan Putler

Angela Ashton June 29, 2018
Alteryx's Chief Data Scientist shares his thoughts on the future of predictive analytics while providing practical insights on how to get started with Alteryx. 
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Getting data out of IBM Cognos TM1 into Tableau for Visualisation

James Wakefield May 28, 2018
Many organisations have TM1 and many now have Tableau too. So, I get asked almost on a weekly basis by people, “How do I get TM1 data into Tableau?”.
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Tableau Data Day Out, Tableau Prep, Role Based Pricing & Much More

James Wakefield May 28, 2018
Recently the Tridant team attended the Tableau Data Day Out event in Sydney as well as spending the prior 2 days engaging with the Tableau team.
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A Magic combination: Anaplan + Tableau

James Wakefield May 21, 2018
Tableau empowers users to better see and understand their data through powerful visualisations, while Anaplan provides a cloud financial planning platform that connects data, people, and plans in every part of your business.
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Connecting Financial and Operational Data Through The Power Of Your Dashboards

Angela Ashton April 29, 2018
Forrester reports that while 74% of firms say they want to be “data-driven”, only 29% say they are good at connecting analytics to action.1
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Lessons from Executive Dashboarding (#3): Dividing a measure by 0 (or a negligible denominator)

Ana Yin April 23, 2018
Today’s blog is all about a very annoying issue faced when you divide a numerator by either a 0 or an almost negligible denominator. The result is either a null or a blown up percentage figure which distorts real life situations. I faced this exact ...
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Spreadsheet Planning Is No Longer Fit-For-Purpose

Angela Ashton March 27, 2018
Having just returned from AnaplanHub 2018, a key takeaway for me was listening to the many Anaplan clients discuss their #ConnectedPlanning journey.
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