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Using insights generated from company data is essential when making business decisions. Having reliable data enables a company to make strategic decisions to optimize ...
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Top 6 Power BI Benefits For Your Business
When it comes to storing data, we generally have two options: SQL (relational databases) and NoSQL (non-relational databases).
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SQL vs. NoSQL: The Differences Explained
Data transformation tools help change data formats, apply business logic, and otherwise play the "T" role in ETL. This is especially important when consolidating both ...
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8 Best Data Transformation Tools Compared for 2021
Companies today are increasingly collecting large volumes of data from cloud services, mobile applications, and connected devices. Yet many struggle with deploying data. ...
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What Is Operational Analytics?
One of the significant challenges to data-driven companies comes when integrating different application systems. Major public cloud providers, such as Amazon or Google, ...
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AWS Spectrum, Athena, and S3: Everything You Need to Know
MongoDB is a document-oriented database management system. It supports various forms of data and is probably the most famous NoSQL database. MongoDB has traditionally ...
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11 Best MongoDB Alternatives Compared for 2021 (Free & Paid)
Stripe is a powerful payment processing SaaS platform that’s simple and easy to use. Mobile apps and online platforms that use Stripe can quickly accept American ...
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9 Best Stripe Reporting Tools for Your Analytics Needs in 2021
Data is king; the most successful businesses tend to collect and generate tons of data. But, when you consider all the different variables, it can quickly become a ...
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10 Best Embedded Analytics Tools for 2021
Reporting tools play a vital role in enabling analytics teams to generate up-to-date snapshots of critical business areas that demand attention. These valuable insights ...
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13 Best Reporting Tools & Software For Your Business in 2021
With Stripe Sigma, businesses that might struggle to put proper data infrastructure in place no longer have to worry about juggling a ton of data tools. Besides giving ...
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Stripe Sigma: The good, the bad, and the redundant
So you're at the stage where you're thinking about your company's data management strategy. Good thinking: A McKinsey report estimates that businesses that leverage ...
Databases
Can Microsoft SQL Server Work As A Data Warehouse?
Data is everywhere. One of the significant challenges data analysts face is getting all that data connected, especially as it grows more complex. That’s where tools like ...
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Top 8 CData Sync Alternatives: Weighing Connectivity, Complexity & Cost
Data is the rocket fuel that’s driving innovation and catapulting businesses forward. Today, we’re spoiled for choice when it comes to data analytics tools in the ...
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Top 15 Data Analytics Tools: Comparing Costs, Usability, and More
When choosing data tools, there's no replacement for getting hands-on. But if you've ever found yourself taking out a trial, logging in, and thinking "Well, this seems ...
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How to Run a Data Tool Bake-Off
At Panoply, we've made it our mission to be data integration experts. We collected the data and collated a list of all the top data integration tools to help you ...
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Top Data Integration Tools for 2021: A Cost-Benefit Analysis
Data management tools boast functions like archiving, backup, disaster and recovery, archival, search, analytics, and more. While giants like Amazon and Google have ...
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The 34 Best Data Management Tools
Recently, Panoply held a webinar with Nathan Patrick Taylor, the CIO of the Symphony Post Acute Network. The focus of the webinar was on what Nathan calls the ...
Data Warehousing
Webinar Recap: The Scalability Paradox with Nathan Patrick Taylor
Experienced data scientists and developers are spoilt for choice when it comes to data analytics tools. But for those who don't hail from a data-centric background, it ...
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Top 5 Keboola Alternatives: Weighing Expertise and Ease of Use
Data provides the foundation for innovation and enhanced efficiency. But anyone who's worked with it will tell you that it can be quite challenging. Without the ...
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Top 5 Domo Alternatives: Capabilities and Usability Go Head-to-Head
Five years ago, MongoDB detailed new enhancements that enabled it to work with standard relational reporting tools like Cognos, Tableau, and Business Objects. That's ...
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Top 8 MongoDB Analytics and Reporting Tools: SQL and NoSQL
Data is the underlying force that drives modern marketing campaigns. But if you're an agency running multiple promotions across platforms, the data aggregation process ...
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Top 5 Supermetrics Alternatives: Balancing Ease Of Use & Cost
You've spent a bunch of time figuring out the best data stack for your company.  It was hard work, and occasionally it was frustrating, but mostly it was fun. 
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How to Propose a Data Stack
This tutorial was authored by Ahmed Shaaban, a MeasureMatch partner.
Mysql
MySQL Replication for Analytics and Visualization: A Panoply Tutorial
Xero is widely recognized as the best online accounting software for small businesses. Similar to Google Ad Analytics, Xero is a lightweight and easy-to-use analytics ...
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Top 6 Xero Analytics and Reporting Tools for SMBs
At Panoply, we get a lot of customers who are looking to use Grafana to analyze data stored in DynamoDB instances. If you’ve ever looked into this, you’ve probably seen ...
Data Analysis
How to analyze DynamoDB data in Grafana

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