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Upcoming Higher Education Webinar: Five Cognos Tips Every Banner Client Needs to Know!

If your institution has Banner and you want to take full advantage of Cognos, then this is the webinar for you! Capitalize Analytics is an IBM premier business partner focused on helping higher education get real meaning from their data. We understand today’s institutions are pulled in multiple directions and challenged to meet higher expectations with fewer resources. In this webinar, we will demonstrate: 1. Dynamic Dashboarding: Explore where your …Read More

Upcoming Live Webinar! Revolutionize Analytics for the Oil, Gas, and Energy Industries

Thursday, May 10th , 2018 at 1:00 pm CDT Join Alteryx and Capitalize Analytics as we take a deep dive into how self-service analytics, combined with a complete end-to-end platform, can revolutionize how people in the Oil, Gas, and Energy industries can use data to gain valuable insights. Walk away knowing how the right platform can help you:   • Accurately anticipate energy demands, like peak usage time, so you …Read More

Upcoming Webinar – ThoughtSpot: Stop building reports/dashboards and just “search” for answers!

Thursday, April 26th at 12:00 pm CT Capitalize Analytics works with dozens of vendors to solve data challenges. Rarely are we excited or blown away by a technology. ThoughtSpot will be the answer to a lot of our clients’ data/reporting challenges. Tableau, Qlik, Cognos, BusinessObjects, etc. are all great tools in the correct hands. The problem is that even the simplest tools are too complex for average users. ThoughtSpot changes …Read More

Cognos Web Services: Direct Access to Report Results

Cognos Web Services (CWS) allows report authors to share a URL that provides direct access to report results. Traditionally, generating report results requires a user to log in to Cognos Connection, navigate through the UI to the desired report, and select prompts and run options each time new results are needed. Utilizing CWS for a report streamlines the user experience to using a URL and getting up-to-date results without the …Read More

Powerful Date and Time Functions in Excel

Another installment of our educational blog series is here! If you have suggestions for future blog topics, we want to hear them. Email us at marketing@capitalizeconsulting.com with your ideas! Excel has numerous date and time functions that are very powerful in manipulating and deriving dates and times. In these examples, we are going to use one of them – WEEKDAY – as well as supporting numerical functions – FLOOR and …Read More

Event Studio: On-going events with data change example

Another installment of our educational blog series is here! If you have suggestions for future blog topics, we want to hear them. Email us at marketing@capitalizeconsulting.com with your ideas! Event Studio: On-going events with data change example Event Studio can be used to catch changes in data values that prompt further action by your organization. For instance, last name changes require updates to email addresses. If your system doesn’t currently …Read More

On Demand (Recorded) Webinar: Data Analytics in Healthcare: From Self-Service Analytics to Predicting Patient Outcomes

Recorded, Wednesday, January 31 @ 12pm CT Healthcare institutions have been collecting clinical and non-clinical data for decades. Data has become a strategic resource that is notoriously underutilized. It is time to release the power of this data! Data-driven decisions enable healthcare decision makers to improve patient outcomes, patient satisfaction, and other VBC-based measures. In this interactive webinar with Capitalize Analytics and IBM we will: Explain how IBM Analytic solutions can help …Read More

Prompting Best Practices: To require or not to require, that is the question.

The 2nd installment of our educational blog series is here! If you have suggestions for future blog topics, we want to hear them! Email us at marketing@capitalizeconsulting.com with your ideas! Updating reports can have its challenges. Sometimes, everything goes according to plan; other times, you are left scratching your head. We recently came across an interesting error while updating a report from a Cognos 10.2 to Cognos Analytics (11) related …Read More