10 (Avoidable) Pitfalls With Tableau Server

May 18, 2017     Tips & Tricks

Under performance. Governance issues. Low user adoption. All these are among avoidable challenges we hear from clients who call us to help smooth out their Tableau Server deployment. In the following, we list out the most common pitfalls we encounter with Tableau Server and offer guidance on how to avoid them.


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Cut & Paste Hack: Cognos 10 UI In Cognos Analytics v11

May 2, 2017     Tips & Tricks

The Cut, Copy, Paste functionality has changed in Cognos Analytics such that you have to use a Wizard to browse to where you want to copy to. This is fine for most situations but the ability to navigate through an LDAP or AD tree is not available. We offer a useful – albeit unsupported – workaround that might be helpful if you need to leverage something that was possible in Cognos BI 10.


Senturus at NADITA: Integrating Data Sources to Drive ROI

April 19, 2017     News & Events

Come meet with Senturus in Vegas April 24-27. We’ll be at NADITA, Caterpillar’s annual conference for its IT groups. Like most businesses, Caterpillar dealerships have lots of moving parts to track, customers to satisfy and disparate data sources for storing all this information. Showcasing a BI system we recently architected for one of their dealerships, we’ll demonstrate how integrating data sources saves tremendous reporting time, allows faster, better insights and allows IT to directly support and drive the business performance.