Why portability matters? In this ever fast developing technological world there are an overwhelming amount of technologies that can be used for storing, transforming and querying your data. Depending on your internal strategy, you might either decide to keep all your infrastructure on-premise coping with the maintenance costs or opt for a more streamlined solution to embrace the cloud and select one (or more) cloud provider to host your IT needs. The quest starts here.
André SimõesETL Gone Portable: Reducing Cloud Vendor Lock-in
The General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR is a new regulation that aims to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches, replacing the directive that was established in 1995. The enforcement date for this new regulation is 25 May 2018.
In a world increasingly driven by data, companies are using open source platforms like Hadoop to solve Big Data challenges. Although some have achieved business benefits from Hadoop, many Hadoop implementations either fail or fall short of expectations.
Ana Lamelas[Free Ebook]: Retrieving Big Data business value with Hadoop
Pentaho & Big Data Ecosystem – Live Seminar was held on 29th March at Conrad London St. James, London. This event had a total of 109 registrations and 33 participants, who represented some of the largest companies in interest areas such as Banking, Insurance, Transportation, Consulting Services, Education, etc.
Ana LamelasPentaho & Big Data Ecosystem – After Event
Join us on Friday, October 21th at 10am EST, as Xpand IT together with Pentaho will give a Workshop in London focused on Trends and Best Techniques to successfully implement your BI Dashboards. Register now for this Workshop – “Advanced Dashboard Techniques for Business Intelligence”– and learn how to deliver best practice dashboards, achieve high ROI and create Business Intelligence success!
Xpand IT will be present at JOIN’2016, and will be giving a presentation on BI, presented by Boris Tchikoulaev, an ex student of Minho University. If you decide to join us, here is a bit of what you can expect:
Ana PaneiroBusiness Intelligence: Doing Magic with Pentaho and Tableau
Following the huge success of the Pentaho & Big Data Ecosystem 2013 live seminar, we are delighted to announce this year’s conference will join some world leaders in the IT industry, to introduce the new generation of Big Data & Business Intelligence solutions. This event will be held on 18th November, between 08h45 and 12h40, at Hard Rock Cafe – Lisbon.
Portuguese Government, in collaboration with Xpand IT, developed an online portal, for public access, with more than 100 KPI’s to evaluate 308 municipalities and integrate several volumes of data. The Municipal Transparency Portal was developed using open source technologies like Pentaho.
Ana PaneiroPortuguese Government launches Municipal Transparency Portal
Xpand IT, as a Pentaho Official Partner & Certified Training Partner, provides the best tools and services to create killer Data Visualisations inside Pentaho. With several years of experience in integrating these technologies, we have made a step-by-step free ebook to explain how you can create appealing reports inside Pentaho Business Analytics.
Ana Paneiro[Free e-book]: Amazing Charts that Pentaho Users Will Love