Turning on a tap to fill a kettle with water is a simple task - and one we take for granted. But supplying clean water to our homes and workplaces is anything but simple. United Utilities rises to this challenge every single day. Thanks to a complex network of pipes, sewers, reservoirs and pumps, it provides water and wastewater services to around seven million people across the North West of England.
Here, Tim Stanley, Head of Data and Analytics at United Utilities, explains how Tableau empowers more than 2,000 employees to make smarter decisions and drive better outcomes. From energy consumption to reservoir capacity, Tim discusses the impact of richer analytics on safeguarding water supplies and boosting performance.