IBM Cognos and Motio Best Practices Blog

Free Form Data Analysis vs. Data Governance and how it Correlates to a Japanese Delicacy

Posted by Lisa Zavetz on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 @ 09:45 AM

Standing before the screen, I carefully reviewed my options for udon. It was my first trip to Tokyo, and the lure of the wheat noodles was too strong. I made my lunch selection, grabbed a receipt marked in Japanese, and walked inside the noodle shop.

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A Deeper Dive into Qlik's Statement of Direction: How Check In/Check Out Enhances Continuous Integration

Posted by Lisa Zavetz on Tue, Feb 18, 2020 @ 02:15 PM

Qlik Sense announced the addition of check in/ check out to their statement of direction, a huge step forward in applying Continuous Integration to your BI practice. At a technical level, Continuous Integration is the process that monitors the project’s source code repository. When a change is detected, a clean copy of the source is pulled, rebuilt, and regression tests are run on it. Any errors are quickly made visible, so developers can detect issues at a much faster pace. This process saves you money because defects and incompatibilities cost less to fix when they are caught within minutes of their introduction.

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