SOURCE: Information Builders

Information Builders

June 12, 2015 08:20 ET

Information Builders Showcases Hot Business Intelligence Trends in "Summer Shorts" Webcast Series

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jun 12, 2015) - Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, information integrity, and integration solutions, today announced a new webcast series, "Summer Shorts," designed to provide viewers quick overviews of the hottest topics in BI and analytics.

Information Builders' Summer Shorts will help enterprises rethink information strategies in a world transformed by the forces of mobile, social, cloud, advanced analytics, and big data. In each session, an Information Builders expert will offer a fun, informative presentation on a different BI and analytics discipline.

Viewers can join one or all of the sessions below to learn tips for leveraging emerging technologies for better BI.

June 24 | 2:00 pm EDT | Introduction to Predictive Analytics - Bruce Kolodziej will discuss the business value of predictive analytics, use cases across various industries, and examples of end-user applications to operationalize predictive results. Attendees will learn how to prevent customer churn, use resources more efficiently, and predict fraud and risk more accurately.

July 8 | 2:00 pm EDT | The Art of Dashboard Design for Business Intelligence - What are your dashboards telling you and your customers? Peter O'Grady will walk through design theories, design and layout considerations, and form-factor awareness and responsive design. Be empowered to change your data visualization strategies, practices, and processes.

July 22 | 2:00 pm EDT | Advanced Data Visualization - Data visualization is red hot, and for good reason. Companies in all sectors are finding hidden insights with sophisticated data visualization. In this webcast by Porter Thorndike, attendees will learn advanced tips for data analysis, visualization plug-in architecture, polished finished examples, and visualization-based InfoApps™ from Information Builders.

August 5 | 2:00 pm EDT | Social and Feedback Analysis - Join this social media analytics webcast to learn how to better understand customer sentiment and behavior. Dan Grady will discuss how to capitalize on the opportunities presented by social media, including integrating social data with enterprise data, improving customer engagement, and picking the right platform to consolidate and share this information.

August 19 | 2:00 pm EDT | 5 Hot Trends for Business Intelligence - Mobile, social, cloud, advanced analytics, and big data aren't just big trends, they also raise big questions in BI and analytics. Chris Banks will describe in this webcast why BI is vital to making these trends work for companies. It will cover how to build once and responsibly deploy BI to mobile devices, how to expose relevant analytics to customers and partners, and best practices for harnessing big data.

About Information Builders
Information Builders helps organizations transform data into business value. Our software solutions for business intelligence and analytics, integration, and data integrity empower people to make smarter decisions, strengthen customer relationships, and drive growth. Our dedication to customer success is unmatched in the industry. That's why tens of thousands of leading organizations rely on Information Builders to be their trusted partner. Founded in 1975, Information Builders is headquartered in New York, NY, with offices around the world, and remains one of the largest independent, privately held companies in the industry. Visit us at, follow us on Twitter at @infobldrs, like us on Facebook, and visit our LinkedIn page.