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Straight Talk: Review of Salesforce Wave, the Pros and Cons

Staying on top of recent developments and new products in the business intelligence (BI) industry is an important part of our Customer Success approach to doing business. After all, although we hope Yurbi is a good […]

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4 Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) For Government Contractor Project Managers

For the past 16 years, 5000fish’s CEO, David Ferguson, served as CEO and President of OakTree Solutions, a Federal services contractor. He knows firsthand that project managers for government contractors have their work cut out for […]

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Straight Talk: Tableau Vs. Qlik; Pros and Cons

We know it’s hard to separate fact from fiction when you’re evaluating various business intelligence (BI) tools. After all, every BI vendor touts their product as the “best” solution, and the Internet is flooded with biased […]

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Straight Talk: Yurbi Vs Tableau; Strengths and Weaknesses

At 5000fish we take pride in cutting through the hype and offering you straight talk. So when we’re asked how Yurbi is different than competitors like Tableau, we’re glad to outline how the business intelligence (BI) […]

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Straight Talk: Yurbi Vs Qlik, Strengths and Weaknesses

5000fish is a service organization at heart, so when potential customers ask us how Yurbi compares to competitors like QlikView, we’re prepared to give them straight talk. Because the truth is, Yurbi isn’t the right fit […]

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Dashboards and Reports for HP Service Manager — Without Paying an Arm and a Leg

It’s exciting when any service manager gets the go-ahead to purchase a solution from as big and well known a brand as HP, because it is a heftier investment when you’re playing with the big boys. […]

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Straight Talk: Review of QlikView, the Pros and Cons

We believe we make a solid business intelligence (BI) solution, but we realize Yurbi isn’t the best fit for every potential client. The good news is, we’re a customer service organization at heart and dedicated to keeping […]

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5 Technical Problems of Business Intelligence Software and What You Can Do About It

Over the years, we’ve noticed the majority of business consumers are not aware of the technical problems associated with business intelligence (BI) software- until it’s too late and they’ve purchased the wrong BI solution for their […]

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6 Mistakes that Increase the Cost of BI and How to Avoid Them

It’s no secret business intelligence (BI) has a bad reputation for being expensive. In fact, we’re frequently asked “Why does BI cost so much?” The truth is, it doesn’t have to. But all too often organizations […]

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How Much Does Business Intelligence (BI) Cost?

Nearly one-third of companies think business intelligence software is cost-prohibitive; it’s no wonder most BI vendors shy away from the sensitive subject of cost+. But at 5000fish, we take a different approach. We strive to give […]

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