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Try Free for 14 Days! No doubt you’ve seen this language all around the data industry and the internet at large as the free 14-day trial has become table stakes for any ...
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Exploring Panoply’s New 60-Day Proof of Value

Data flows like never before, and with so much at our disposal, making the best use of it is a challenge. Many businesses use Google Sheets for everything from content ...
Data Warehousing

6 Use Cases for Connecting Google Sheets to Panoply

A recent IDC DataSphere forecast report predicts that the compound annual growth rate of global data creation and replication will reach 23% between 2020 and 2025.
Data Warehousing

10 Benefits and Use Cases for A Data Warehouse

Sometimes, the only thing standing between an analyst and a catastrophic management decision could be knowing the difference between the tables:
Data Warehousing

Data Warehouse Naming Conventions Guide

This article will cover how to work with time series/datetime data in Redshift.
Learning Sql

Manipulating Time Series Data with SQL in Redshift

Data is the lifeline of any modern organization. At any point, every day, you work on molding data points into information to derive profits. Therefore, having the right ...
Etl

ETL and SQL: The Dynamic Data Duo & Examples

Panoply News

Panoply has joined the SQream data family!

The enterprise data warehouse (EDW) is a fairly new entrant into the universe of databases mainly optimized for reading operations. By structuring data in a rigid ...
Data Warehousing

What Does a Modern Data Warehouse Do?

Data analytics can mean a lot of things. Sometimes you’re delivering relevant metrics to analysis experts; other times, you’re identifying which tools, resources, and ...
Data Analysis

The Pros and Cons of Open-source Software in Data Analytics

One of the significant challenges in handling data comes from the massive amount of data your organization is most likely generating constantly. Having the ability to ...
Data Warehousing

Data Warehouse Design: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Even the most potent database is still prone to the terrifying error any database system can face: query bottlenecks.
Data Warehousing

Redshift Query Queues: The Complete Guide

Google Cloud Platform has long been the cloud provider of choice for web analytics, with the impressive BigQuery being Google's massively parallel processing (MPP) ...
Data Warehousing

BigQuery Data Types Examined & Explained

Data visualization is defined as the graphical representation of information and data. Using visual elements like charts, graphs, and maps helps audiences to see and ...
Being Data Driven

History of Data Visualization: Pivotal Moments Analysts Can Learn From

At some point, you will begin to recognize that there is more potential in your data than just charts and dashboards.
Etl

5 Best Reverse ETL Tools & Their Alternatives

The goal of this article is to present an unbiased view and play-by-play breakdown of how much it would cost to build your own ETL pipeline and data warehouse vs. using ...
Being Data Driven

Build or Buy? Panoply vs. Self-Managed Solution (By the Numbers)

A data warehouse aims to make sense of a specific subject over time by analyzing historical data. This system, also called the decision-making support system, can tackle ...
Data Warehousing

Incremental Loading: The Smarter Way to Update Data

Did you know that data collection is one of the most time-consuming steps in the process of data science? But it's definitely not as terrifying as data cleaning.
Being Data Driven

Complete Guide to Data Collection for Data Science: Step-by-Step

Google Ads is Google's platform for digital business advertisement. If you're new to Google Ads analysis, you'll need to understand the kind of data on the platform.
Data Analysis

The Analyst's Guide to Google Ads & Successful Ad Spends

A data dictionary defines all the critical metrics and terms your business uses. It's a simple idea that dramatically impacts how effectively your business can use its ...
Being Data Driven

5 Ways to Create a Data Dictionary + (Free Template!)

Power BI increases its adoption among the most experienced users each day. Thanks to being a user-friendly tool with various data sources to connect to, it helps analyze ...
Tutorials

How To Analyze PostgreSQL Data in Power BI

The world has changed; companies now use hybrid and multi-cloud environments to store their data. You probably do too. Gone are the days where you had to build a data ...
Being Data Driven

Data Orchestration Guide & Directed Acyclic Graphs (DAG) Examples

Modern consumers expect a streamlined & personalized service from the retailers with whom they do business. If you can’t fulfill their expectations for an efficient ...
Being Data Driven

How Data Analytics Can Help You Grow Your Retail Business

Disclaimer: The current Google Analytics connector in Panoply works with Universal Analytics. Stay tuned for our updated connector before UA is sunset in 2022.  Google ...
Data Analysis

The Analyst's Guide to Google Analytics 4

Google BigQuery is a serverless data warehouse solution that aims to be cost-effective and highly scalable, allowing businesses to analyze large amounts of data with ...
Data Warehousing

9 Most Useful BigQuery SQL Functions for Efficency

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