Periscope Data

San Francisco, CA, USA
Jul 18, 2019   |  By Britton Stamper
With all of the recent acquisitions in the BI industry (ours included), there has never been a more critical time to think about the future of the choices that you are making about your data stack. At Periscope Data by Sisense, our core mission is to offer choice, flexibility, and speed.
Jul 17, 2019   |  By Amy Lin
Data teams are faced with the challenge of transforming raw data into analysis that is accurate and comprehensible. Ideally, the data modeling work they do will make it easy to answer crucial questions across multiple teams, and can be shared for collaboration without having to reinvent the wheel every time a new question pops up. However, the process of turning data into insights is not linear.
Jul 11, 2019   |  By Britton Stamper
As many companies move to a subscription model, one of the most important tools to provide for customers is a way to justify that their subscription is still valuable. To do so, many SaaS companies offer access to usage data to allow users to easily answer questions about the value they are getting from a product.
Jul 10, 2019   |  By Christine Quan
To put it briefly, data visualization is analytics storytelling to inform action. A visual is one of the easiest ways to condense enormous amounts of information into a coherent picture that people can read. Think about how often you hear people say “an image is worth a thousand words.” A data visualization can be worth a thousand data points, or, with the growth of Big Data, that same visualization can be a summary of millions, billions or even more data points.
Jun 25, 2019   |  By Franklin Morris
The five stages of data maturity are a way for companies to take a look at their overall data processes, ask some difficult questions and start a discussion about how to do more with data. It can also be used as a roadmap for organizations looking to make long-term plans to develop their data team into a more powerful resource. At Stage 2 (Business Intelligence), companies have incorporated data into their workflow at the level of standardized BI.
Nov 19, 2018   |  By
Businesses across the globe are rushing to analyze their data and turn insights into competitive advantages. Before you can successfully invest in a data tool, you need to answer a series of important questions. How can you combine the various data sources for a unified analysis? Who will use the platform and what skills do they need? Who will be consuming the data that comes out of these data dives?
Nov 19, 2018   |  By
You already know how valuable data can be for your business, but you might not know exactly which tactics will generate business value from your data. The key is building a data team to help translate every business question into a data-informed decision, so you never act on hunches again.
Sep 16, 2018   |  By
In this guide, you’ll learn some simple tips for creating data analytics infrastructure using SQL. We’ll go through an explanation of some foundational concepts you’ll need to manipulate your data and make it valuable, with useful SQL code examples at every step along the way.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By
Citizen data scientists can bring a lot of new knowledge to the analysis process, but they need to be trained to ensure that they're producing correct conclusions. This guide details steps a team can take to set the stage for analysts from business teams and provide them with the tools and culture they need to succeed.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By
With Periscope Data discovery for business, citizen data scientists from a range of business teams will be given direct access to datasets to look for new insights. To help on this search, the Periscope team has compiled some tips to serve as a guide for the exploration, charting and storytelling process.
Apr 24, 2019   |  By Periscope Data
Learn how our customers use Periscope Data for product management.
Apr 2, 2019   |  By Periscope Data
Whether you’re running queries or running businesses, Periscope Data helps everyone in your company answer complex questions using data.
Jan 14, 2019   |  By Periscope Data
Periscope Data's Harry Glaser presented at the ODSC West Conference in 2018 about data teams and their ethical and moral role in managing AI.
Dec 17, 2018   |  By Periscope Data
There’s a lot of work to do to transform raw data into data-driven decisions. Each company has unique data needs, but there’s a universal need to clarify responsibilities, roles and processes to get the most out of data. Our data-driven panel discusses horizontal vs. vertical workflows, centralized vs. decentralized data teams and generalists vs. specialists.
Dec 17, 2018   |  By Periscope Data
Preparing clean datasets for company-wide use is one of the most crucial roles of any data team. The data needs to be clean, accurate, reliable and easy for other teams to read. Our data-driven panel dives into the programs that they’ve built to create a single source of truth for their company’s data.