2018 Top 10 Business Intelligence Trends

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The pace and evolution of business intelligence solutions means what’s working now may need refining tomorrow. From natural language processing to the rise in data insurance, we interviewed customers and Tableau staff to identify the 10 impactful trends you will be talking about in 2018. Whether you’re a data rockstar or an IT hero or an executive building your BI empire, these trends emphasize strategic priorities that could help take your organization to the next level.

Where are things headed next? This paper highlights the top trends for 2018 including:

  • How Machine Learning Will Impact the Analyst
  • The Natural Language Processing Promise
  • The Future of Data Governance is Crowd Sourced
  • The Multi-Cloud Debate
  • Additional trends on data engineering, the liberal arts impact and more…

It takes a certain amount of skill to build a dashboard and to do analysis, but there's something that isn't really something you can teach—and that's really about the way you tell a story with the data.

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