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Straight Talk: Review of Tableau Software, the Pros and Cons

{{ Updated: April 2018 }} At 5000fish we’re dedicated to giving you straight talk. While we’ve worked hard to make Yurbi a powerful business intelligence (BI) solution that can help many organizations achieve their goals, we […]

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5 Key Components of Agile Business Intelligence

Agile business intelligence is the use of agile software development frameworks for business intelligence initiatives, but it doesn’t mean it has to follow as strict a process as software development. The key is that an agile […]

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Is Business Intelligence Software the Answer? Find Out in 3 Steps

Chalk it up to human nature. After hearing the latest industry buzzword for the umpteenth time this month alone and reading case study after case study about yet another hundred companies that have implemented “buzzword-related solution” […]

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4 Reasons to Consider an Alternative to Crystal Reports

Anyone that uses Crystal Reports or Crystal Server is bound to have a lengthy list of grievances. The product has an extremely high market share and continues to hold on to that market share, despite its limitations […]

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4 Complex White Label Analytics Scenarios (And How We Help)

We’re constantly speaking with software vendors that are searching for white label analytics, embedded analytics, OEM analytics dashboards to integrate with their existing web-based or non-web-based applications. Many of these companies are deciding whether to build […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Yourself to Buy BI Software

 Know Thyself, BI Software Buyer Read anything about technology these days, and you’ll eventually get to some reference about business intelligence. There’s a ton of buzz around BI software, and with so much innovation happening […]

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5 Reasons Why Yurbi is Cheaper Than Most Business Intelligence Tools

“Why is your price so low?” It’s one of the most common questions we hear at Yurbi. While there are numerous reasons why we price Yurbi the way we do (which we’ll explore in more detail […]

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Using an Excel Dashboard as Your BI Solution? 5 Drawbacks to Know

At 5000fish, we frequently refer to Microsoft Excel as the number one business intelligence (BI) tool in the world because it is the most used business application by far. On the surface, it’s a simple tool […]

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How Much Does Business Dashboard Software Cost?

{Updated Jan 2018} Although vendors dread it and many salespeople dodge it, one of the first questions an organization will have when starting to investigate dashboard software is a natural and obvious one: “How much will […]

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Lagging Indicators Vs. Leading Indicators (No Eye Candy Metrics)

One of the most common problems we hear from businesses researching dashboard and reporting software is that they don’t know exactly what they should be measuring. As a result, they become easy prey for business intelligence […]

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