Rapid Cloud-based Analytics Deployment Eases PPM Rollout

Progress never stops for a Great Lakes manufacturer specializing in life-saving medical equipment. Improvements in managing project time, resources, and costs were needed, meaning they would need to integrate enterprise-level reporting and analytics – and self-service business intelligence – with a new management system. By working in the cloud, BlueGranite was able to quickly give users the data insights they needed to develop reports and recover valuable project management time.

RESULTS AT A GLANCE

  • Identified ways to increase the parallel processing of data, opening more lanes to speed things up
  • Proposed changes to simplify system code development so that adding additional data sources is easier and faster
  • Created a space for data experimentation separate from the production environment
  • Provided a secure platform, with massive processing power for potentially unlimited amounts of data, without the investment and upkeep costs of onsite hardware
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Health & Life Sciences , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Rapid Cloud-based Analytics Deployment Eases PPM Rollout

Health & Life Sciences , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Rapid Cloud-based Analytics Deployment Eases PPM Rollout

Progress never stops for a Great Lakes manufacturer specializing in life-saving medical equipment. This corporation continues to improve...

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Health & Life Sciences , Cloud Analytics

Universal Insurer Looks at Speed and Flexibility of Cloud BI Platform

Health & Life Sciences , Cloud Analytics

Universal Insurer Looks at Speed and Flexibility of Cloud BI Platform

Clients prize a global insurance giant for its custom coverage, product diversity and worldwide presence. Specialized offerings in multiple...

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Financial Services , Data Management

International Money Mover Improves Customer Data

Financial Services , Data Management

International Money Mover Improves Customer Data

Money transfers can be crucial in preventing personal financial emergency. A Latin American money transfer leader has been helping its customers...

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Health & Life Sciences , Data Management

Strategic Analytics Deployment Delivers Fast Value During Enterprise BI Build

Health & Life Sciences , Data Management

Strategic Analytics Deployment Delivers Fast Value During Enterprise BI Build

Doctors, nurses and healthcare staff work daily across the globe to save lives. Many of them rely on technology from a Great Lakes medical company...

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Advertising & Design , Self-Service BI

Data Pioneer Takes Modern BI Test Drive

Advertising & Design , Self-Service BI

Data Pioneer Takes Modern BI Test Drive

One of the world’s largest marketing data collection companies gives its clients crucial business insights – perhaps none more important than...

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Health & Life Sciences , Data Management

Data Warehouse Health Check Key to Boosting Business Intelligence Performance

Health & Life Sciences , Data Management

Data Warehouse Health Check Key to Boosting Business Intelligence Performance

Small companies can reap major gains by consulting an outside data analytics expert. But major corporations also recognize the potential rewards...

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Manufacturing , Data Management

Global Glassmaker Retools ETL, Explores Future Modern BI Platform

Manufacturing , Data Management

Global Glassmaker Retools ETL, Explores Future Modern BI Platform

A global glass manufacturer’s goods keep customers comfortable and safe. The company is as devoted to safety as it is to creating pioneering,...

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Financial Services , Self-Service BI

Financial Services Firm Improves Data Governance with Power BI

Financial Services , Self-Service BI

Financial Services Firm Improves Data Governance with Power BI

Accuracy is crucial when it comes to managing money – especially when tackling hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenues. A U.S.-based...

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Health & Life Sciences , Advanced Analytics

Leading Healthcare Organization Uses Optimized Technology to Focus on the Real Effort: Saving Lives

Health & Life Sciences , Advanced Analytics

Leading Healthcare Organization Uses Optimized Technology to Focus on the Real Effort: Saving Lives

Collecting data and using it to improve your organization is essential to future growth and success – but in the healthcare industry, that data...

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Financial Services , Self-Service BI

Savings from First Self-Service BI Project Spur Other Cost-Cutting Studies

Financial Services , Self-Service BI

Savings from First Self-Service BI Project Spur Other Cost-Cutting Studies

Waiting on developers for crucial business insights can be costly. That’s why the internal spending and accounting division of a U.S.- based...

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Agriculture , Self-Service BI

Big Ag Firm Sheds Costly BI Program to Improve Product and Operations

Agriculture , Self-Service BI

Big Ag Firm Sheds Costly BI Program to Improve Product and Operations

A privately held global agriculture, transportation and planning leader helps farmers across the world get grain from field to market. Part of...

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Non-Profit , Data Management

Seamless System Crossover Keeps Charity’s Focus on Kids

Non-Profit , Data Management

Seamless System Crossover Keeps Charity’s Focus on Kids

For one of the biggest national healthcare charities, every dollar saved on infrastructure is a dollar spent to aid children fighting...

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Retail & Hospitality , Self-Service BI

Worldwide Logistics Leader Streamlines Complex Monitoring with Modern Reporting

Retail & Hospitality , Self-Service BI

Worldwide Logistics Leader Streamlines Complex Monitoring with Modern Reporting

When it comes to freight forwarding, a global giant rules the roads, oceans, and airways, operating successful companies in more than 50 countries...

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Advertising & Design , Self-Service BI

Internal Analytics Automate Major Marketer’s Project Reporting Process

Advertising & Design , Self-Service BI

Internal Analytics Automate Major Marketer’s Project Reporting Process

With offices spanning the globe, an international marketing heavyweight majors in making consumer brands household names. When a US arm of this...

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Manufacturing , Data Management

Manufacturer Explores Ways Big Data Can Boost the Bottom Line

Manufacturing , Data Management

Manufacturer Explores Ways Big Data Can Boost the Bottom Line

Catering to your customer means knowing their needs in detail. Studying transactions is one way to get those specifics, but for a global consumer...

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Advertising & Design , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Analytics Create Transparency for Flourishing Design Firm

Advertising & Design , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Analytics Create Transparency for Flourishing Design Firm

When a leader in interactive exhibits decided a few years back that it needed an accurate way to gauge costs and revenue throughout the lifecycle...

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Financial Services , Modern Data Platform

Easy Access to Relevant Data Gives Insurer Strategic Advantage

Financial Services , Modern Data Platform

Easy Access to Relevant Data Gives Insurer Strategic Advantage

As the asset administration branch of a large insurer, a privately owned investment oversight group has undergone several periods of growth over...

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Manufacturing , Data Management

Materials Manufacturer Gains Customer Insight While Cutting Excess Analysis Costs

Manufacturing , Data Management

Materials Manufacturer Gains Customer Insight While Cutting Excess Analysis Costs

Knowing your buyer can be a challenge for any business, but it’s essential to success. A global manufacturer of building materials sought to...

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Advertising & Design , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Modern BI Improves Campaigns, Saves Time for Worldwide Auto Advertiser

Advertising & Design , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Modern BI Improves Campaigns, Saves Time for Worldwide Auto Advertiser

A global auto industry advertising powerhouse takes pride in its close relationships with client dealerships, providing each one with a...

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Manufacturing , Advanced Analytics

Advanced Analytics Clustering Tweaks Chemical Manufacturer’s Supply Chain

Manufacturing , Advanced Analytics

Advanced Analytics Clustering Tweaks Chemical Manufacturer’s Supply Chain

A global chemical manufacturer has been in the business of creating products for a wide range of industries – including agriculture, medicine,...

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Health & Life Sciences , Self-Service BI

Behavioral Health Provider Increases Patient Success with EMR System Add-Ons

Health & Life Sciences , Self-Service BI

Behavioral Health Provider Increases Patient Success with EMR System Add-Ons

A Great Lakes-region community mental health resource aids adults, children and families coping with mental health issues and related challenges....

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Financial Services , Enterprise BI & Reporting

National Insurance Broker Launches New BI and Analytics Platform

Financial Services , Enterprise BI & Reporting

National Insurance Broker Launches New BI and Analytics Platform

A national insurance broker prides itself on creating custom coverage plans, unique to each customer. The industry colossus helps match...

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Financial Services , Data Management

Data Management Solution Reaps Major Time Savings for Investment Firm

Financial Services , Data Management

Data Management Solution Reaps Major Time Savings for Investment Firm

An independent, privately owned money management firm offers retirement and estate planning services to individuals, corporations, and nonprofits...

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Education , Advanced Analytics

U.S. Educator Measures Student Success through Modern Reporting

Education , Advanced Analytics

U.S. Educator Measures Student Success through Modern Reporting

A premier charter schools pioneer is responsible for annually educating tens of thousands of young minds nationwide. With more than 20 years in...

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Manufacturing , Modern Data Platform

Universal Parts Supplier Hones Work Methods with Data Lake

Manufacturing , Modern Data Platform

Universal Parts Supplier Hones Work Methods with Data Lake

Cutting down on waste means cutting costs, no matter what size the business. But first a manufacturer must figure out what it's scrapping and why....

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Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

Modern Reporting Helps Hospitality Hub Navigate Affordable Care Act

Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

Modern Reporting Helps Hospitality Hub Navigate Affordable Care Act

A major hotel and casino offers hundreds of hotel rooms and tens of thousands of square feet of gaming space in the heart of a Midwestern...

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Manufacturing , Data Management

Recycling Powerhouse Demystifies Deals through Data

Manufacturing , Data Management

Recycling Powerhouse Demystifies Deals through Data

What began as a small lumberyard in the late 1920s is now a multifaceted consumer goods producer, from chemicals to construction products, with...

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Manufacturing , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Multinational Mining Company Deploys Cloud Analytics

Manufacturing , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Multinational Mining Company Deploys Cloud Analytics

A multinational mining company delivers vast amounts of raw materials, including coal, metal and minerals, to industries across the world....

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Retail & Hospitality , Self-Service BI

Billion-dollar Retailer Forecasts Future by Adding Modern Reporting to ERP

Retail & Hospitality , Self-Service BI

Billion-dollar Retailer Forecasts Future by Adding Modern Reporting to ERP

It’s been decades since a billion-dollar American clothing retailer began in a single location. Despite its now far-reaching brick-and-mortar and...

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Transportation , Self-Service BI

Transportation Giant Realizes Annual Multimillion Dollar Savings with Modern Reporting

Transportation , Self-Service BI

Transportation Giant Realizes Annual Multimillion Dollar Savings with Modern Reporting

One of the world’s largest public and private transportation providers knows driving up profit means efficiently managing the tens of thousands of...

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Financial Services , Modern Data Platform

Insurer Develops Detailed Customer Portrait with Dynamic New BI Platform

Financial Services , Modern Data Platform

Insurer Develops Detailed Customer Portrait with Dynamic New BI Platform

Providing excellent customer service to its massive membership is the top priority for this major Midwestern-based insurance and travel-related...

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Government , Modern Data Platform

Rehabilitation Contractor Uses Data to Boost Successful Reentry Rates

Government , Modern Data Platform

Rehabilitation Contractor Uses Data to Boost Successful Reentry Rates

With more than 100 facilities spanning four continents – Australia, Africa, Europe and North America – a world leader in overseeing community...

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Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

First Data Warehouse Eases Specialty Food Distributor’s Growing Pains

Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

First Data Warehouse Eases Specialty Food Distributor’s Growing Pains

Less than a decade ago, a U.S. direct-to-store marketer and distributor of international foods had just one warehouse and five employees. The...

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Health & Life Sciences , Self-Service BI

National Skilled Nursing Leader focuses on Business Intelligence

Health & Life Sciences , Self-Service BI

National Skilled Nursing Leader focuses on Business Intelligence

Life Care Centers of America has spent almost half a century as a national leader in skilled nursing care. It also provides top inpatient and...

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Non-Profit , Modern Data Platform

Century-old Charity Looks to Map Future through Big Data

Non-Profit , Modern Data Platform

Century-old Charity Looks to Map Future through Big Data

Though one of the largest nonprofits in America has the funding, passion and vision to continue its colossal aid to children worldwide, team...

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Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

Global Distributor Gains Fiscal Clarity with Automated Validation Suite

Retail & Hospitality , Data Management

Global Distributor Gains Fiscal Clarity with Automated Validation Suite

When a company exceeds billions in annual sales, accurately calculating profitability is key. This American-based intercontinental distributor,...

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Manufacturing , Data Management

Global Manufacturer Gains New Insights with Procurement and Spend Analysis

Manufacturing , Data Management

Global Manufacturer Gains New Insights with Procurement and Spend Analysis

The challenges in successfully managing a global manufacturing organization are numerous, none more important than optimizing the procurement...

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Financial Services , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Call Center Optimizes Operational Analytics for Credit Card Services

Financial Services , Enterprise BI & Reporting

Call Center Optimizes Operational Analytics for Credit Card Services

When managing multiple call centers – with thousands of employees working around the clock to service patrons of North America’s largest retailers...

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