Big Data

View all content by AnswerRocket on the topic of Big Data.

ChatGPT: Artificial Intelligence for Everyone

How ChatGPT changed the Artificial Intelligence playing field forever. ChatGPT has done more to bring AI to the masses in the last 4 months than we’ve seen in the last decade. By offering access at no cost to everyday users, ChatGPT is encouraging widespread adoption and use by any-and-everyone. This effectively removes the “shroud of […]

ChatGPT: Artificial Intelligence for Everyone Read More »

AnswerRocket Joins Gartner Bake-Off: Analyzing The Impact of COVID Vaccines

Answer Your Questions and Solve Business Problems. Try AnswerRocket With Your Data! On May 5th, AnswerRocket took to the virtual stage for the 2021 Gartner Bake-Off: Modern Analytics and BI Platforms. The Bake-Off is a mainstay of the annual Data & Analytics Summit, and we were honored to be selected as a featured vendor, along with

AnswerRocket Joins Gartner Bake-Off: Analyzing The Impact of COVID Vaccines Read More »

Looker & Tableau Acquired: The State of the Analytics Market

Two recent acquisitions are making headlines in the tech space as enterprise software companies vie for a piece of the business analytics pie. First, Google announced that it would be acquiring Looker on June 5, reportedly to leverage the platform’s data visualization capabilities for Google Cloud services. Days later, Salesforce announced its upcoming acquisition of Tableau, a

Looker & Tableau Acquired: The State of the Analytics Market Read More »

Technology and Loneliness: Insights from the Gartner Show Floor Showdown

How does technology impact loneliness? This was the central question for the Show Floor Showdown, an event hosted during the 2019 Gartner Data & Analytics Summit. In this event, six analytics software companies were invited to demo their products in a 10-minute presentation aimed at uncovering correlations between technology and loneliness. AnswerRocket was honored to be

Technology and Loneliness: Insights from the Gartner Show Floor Showdown Read More »

Top 3 Takeaways From the Category Management and Shopper Insights Conference

Conferences are hectic. Attendees split their time between different sessions and workshops, all while navigating aisles of booths and vendors. When the rush dies down, it can be easy to settle back into the daily grind. After attending the CMA/SIMA Conference in February 2019, I didn’t want to forget any of the insights shared by

Top 3 Takeaways From the Category Management and Shopper Insights Conference Read More »

Gartner Data and Analytics Summit 2019: A Rundown of Our Events

The Gartner Data and Analytics Summit 2019 is rapidly approaching. We’re gearing up for March 17th and can’t wait to make waves in Orlando. Specifically, we’re excited to build connections with other participants in the data and analytics space and learn more about the business challenges that AI can solve. We’ve got a lot on the docket

Gartner Data and Analytics Summit 2019: A Rundown of Our Events Read More »

CGT’s Tech Trends: Let’s Talk Radical Change

We’re thrilled to participate in so much of this year’s Tech Trends Report from Consumer Goods Technology (CGT). Every year, CGT puts out a “state of the industry” report along with accompanying educational resources, including a webinar on the topic and a Data & Analytics Solutions Guide. The theme for 2018 is simple: relevant responses

CGT’s Tech Trends: Let’s Talk Radical Change Read More »

Syndicated Data Analysis and Tools: What CPGs Need to Know

CPGs who want to make data-driven decisions have probably heard of syndicated data. Syndicated data refers to general market data that isn’t specific to any one client. An aggregation of retailer and product data, syndicated data is generally collected by market research firms and then purchased by businesses who have a vested interest in the

Syndicated Data Analysis and Tools: What CPGs Need to Know Read More »

How AI and Augmented Analytics Can Transform the CPG Industry

If you have spent any time using a business intelligence tool, you get the complaints about the traditional software. As a business person, there is this seemingly insurmountable barrier between the questions you have and the data you need to analyze to get your answers. It’s frustrating and ineffective. Valid questions often go unasked, and

How AI and Augmented Analytics Can Transform the CPG Industry Read More »

6 Brilliant Ways to Convince Your Boss to Invest in Business Intelligence

To you, purchasing new business intelligence software makes perfect sense. Your team is tearing their hair out with the outdated and overly complicated tool (or tools) you’re currently using. You know this isn’t a scalable business model, and you know there are better options in the market. But maybe your executives are convinced your current

6 Brilliant Ways to Convince Your Boss to Invest in Business Intelligence Read More »

5 Marketing Metrics That Pop as Data Visualizations

Your business is more complex than just sales, website traffic, conversion rates, and other fundamental marketing metrics. Today’s marketers need more sophisticated ways of measuring their business. The best way to present these analytics snapshots? With data visualizations. “Dataviz has been an imperative for competitive companies,” says Scott Berinato, author of Good Charts. “Those that don’t have a

5 Marketing Metrics That Pop as Data Visualizations Read More »

It’s Cool That Gartner Thinks AnswerRocket is a Cool Vendor

I’m thrilled that Gartner recently named AnswerRocket a Cool Vendor in Analytics. To be recognized by a worldwide leader in business technology research and consulting validates the hard work of our team and the support of our customers. But I was also intrigued why Gartner recognizes Cool Vendors. I love the association – but I wondered why the

It’s Cool That Gartner Thinks AnswerRocket is a Cool Vendor Read More »

2017 Gartner Data & Analytics Summit: What Was Most Relevant?

Wrapping up an exciting – and busy! – trip to Grapevine, Texas, for this year’s Gartner Data & Analytics Summit, I could only think how our product is making waves. We saw that reaction firsthand when we demonstrated AnswerRocket in Gartner’s Innovative BI in Action session on the first day. And for the next several

2017 Gartner Data & Analytics Summit: What Was Most Relevant? Read More »

4 Ways NLQ Meets Your Needs Without You Even Asking

Imagine having to speak a different language to ask someone a question. If you remember struggling to recall how to ask to go to the bathroom in a foreign language class, you know how frustrating this can be. If your business intelligence software doesn’t have natural language query, every request you make could be just

4 Ways NLQ Meets Your Needs Without You Even Asking Read More »

Be Kind to Artificial Intelligence

This post originally appeared on TechCrunch. Big innovations come in unexpected bursts. We grow accustomed to life and work as we know it, until something apparently simple brings about bold change. For example, we used phones for 100 years, but making them mobile transformed the world; we had the Internet for decades before the Web browser

Be Kind to Artificial Intelligence Read More »

3 Data Problems Heard at Gartner’s 2016 BI & Analytics Summit

Stepping into the Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit last month, I was hit with bright lights, large logos, and the unmistakable scent of new carpet. The largest booths – showcasing the traditional powerhouses of BI – were decked out in extra plush carpet. While our booth didn’t have the extra padding, we did have

3 Data Problems Heard at Gartner’s 2016 BI & Analytics Summit Read More »

Business Drivers for Cloud vs. On-Premises Analytics

When it comes to your company’s data and analytics tools, how much does location matter? For years, business leaders have been hearing this debate about cloud versus on-premises data and analytics from their IT and security teams. I understand – at AnswerRocket, we went through the same debate. In late 2013, we began developing AnswerRocket’s

Business Drivers for Cloud vs. On-Premises Analytics Read More »

Data Analytics Tools Need Consumer-Driven Simplicity

Name a consumer technology from the past 10 years you can’t live without. Maybe it’s your smartphone. Your Fitbit or other wearable. Or your social media feed. Each is a technical marvel. Get an alert with the score the second the game ends. Study your sleep patterns. Share a video with anybody in the world.

Data Analytics Tools Need Consumer-Driven Simplicity Read More »

Top 9 Business Intelligence and Analytics Trends for 2016

Breaking Down Business Intelligence Business intelligence is a broad term that encompasses the technology and techniques that companies use for data analysis. Get a better grasp on business intelligence, BI tools, and where AnswerRocket fits in with this BI guide. Scroll down to learn more. Click To Scroll Down Table of Contents 1. What is Business

Top 9 Business Intelligence and Analytics Trends for 2016 Read More »

Natural Language Search on Retail Big Data

Jet Ski on Your Data Lake – Natural Language Query on Hadoop from Pete Reilly on  The growth of big data has created a whole new set of challenges. Namely, the ability for expanding groups of users to leverage this data to drive profitable action. Self-service analytics has been talked about for decades, but only a handful of

Natural Language Search on Retail Big Data Read More »

Natural Language Data Discovery and Visualization

AnswerRocket enables self service big data exploration and visualization. Despite the proliferation of self service analytics tools, enterprises still struggle with democratizing their data. To answer unanticipated questions, users must enlist the help of technical resources. And wait. We think there is a better way. AnswerRocket empowers people to access their enterprise data without technical

Natural Language Data Discovery and Visualization Read More »

Scroll to Top