SQL Analytics: Best Practices, Tips and Tricks

SQL Analytics: Best Practices, Tips and Tricks

Sep 16, 2018

Data is the most important resource for today’s companies. But, like other resources, it can’t be used to create business insights in its raw form; it has to be processed and structured for analytics before it creates real value. For most companies, the way they analyze their data for business is SQL, a language that queries information in a database and transforms it to answer questions that will move the organization forward.

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. These fundamentals can then be used as the building blocks for a solid analytical base.