Use the right technology to get the most value from your data. A modern technology stack will make your data processes easier, faster, and more impactful. It will also scale and support your business’s long-term growth with no additional overhead. By implementing leading software, you become a pioneer in the solutions you adopt, putting you on the best path toward becoming data-driven.
Business Intelligence (BI) - has undergone significant transformation in recent years and certainly is not being superseded by artificial intelligence. In fact, it has become more efficient and user friendly since moving to the cloud, utilising AI and machine learning, and its embedded implementation. Today's business leaders know that data is a valuable asset that needs to be used effectively to ensure efficient company processes. They require powerful data analysis tools to help them in the decision-making process. Businesses are embracing sophisticated analytics and data science to gain insights and make more informed decisions, the result; turning your BI department into a profit centre.
Keyrus, in partnership with Tableau, have assisted organisations to transform how they use data to solve complex business problems, and become more data driven organisations, enabling more informed decision making—do you want to do the same? Register for this live webinar to discover the secrets of a self-service approach to visual analytics.
An international player in consulting and technology as well as a Data and Digital specialist, Keyrus has announced new goals for the market via a renewed and inspiring vision. A vision underpinned by its 25 years of global and 10 years of South African expertise in the data and digital sector.
The BI landscape is continually evolving, and rapidly too. The transition from IT-driven BI delivery to self-service analytics continues at pace and is now enhanced by the latest major trend of embedded analytics. The BI environment is no longer something separate from line of business systems. BI and advanced analytics are now being embedded within core operational systems with tangible benefits. So says Barry Burdis, head of delivery at Keyrus, who presented on ‘The value of embedded analytics’, at the ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2020.
By Craig Andrew, Senior Consultant and Tableau specialist at Keyrus in South Africa. Choosing the right tool to enable users across the company to perform analytics, publish dashboards and share discoveries is essential for businesses of all sizes to drive success through leveraging data.
National supply chain specialist, Vector Logistics, is reaping significant benefits from an automated data analytics solution implemented by Keyrus. These include substantial time savings, reduced key person dependency and improved efficiency.
The traditional data transformation procedure of extract, transform and load (ETL) is rapidly being turned on its head in a modern twist enabled by cloud technologies. Cloud’s lower costs, its flexibility and scalability, and the huge processing capability of cloud data warehouses, have driven a major change: the ability to load all data into the cloud, before transforming it. This trend means that ETL itself has been transformed—into extract, load and transform, or ELT. ELT offers several advantages, including retention of data granularity, reduced need for expensive software engineers and significantly reduced project turnaround times.
An ambitious, multi-phase digitalisation and automatisation project has provided unparalleled visibility process at SA’s largest mineral freight logistics company Grindrod. Keyrus, a leading business data intelligence consultancy, used cloud-based technologies and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to develop a comprehensive solution that gives Grindrod’s Terminal business significantly improved performance of their operations. The solution highlights the power of modern technology to solve business challenges. It includes a combination of data streaming, analytics, logic matching and visualisation technologies and was designed using a range of Microsoft Azure services, Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and Tableau visualisation software.
Grindrod can now accurately report on the size of the stockpiles throughout its southern African terminals. This was another module delivered by Keyrus in an ambitious, multi-phase development project that has achieved complete digitalisation of the logistics giant’s Terminal business.
Turning data into meaningful business information Keyrus implements Tableau as embedded visibility layer for Grindrod optimisation project Powerful analytics and data visualisation are critical components of any data automation implementation. For this reason, leading business data intelligence consultancy Keyrus chose Tableau Embedded Analytics as the key visibility layer when appointed to digitalise Grindrod’s southern African Terminal operations. The project has enabled the logistics giant to optimise its entire logistics process and Tableau is playing a key role in enabling faster, data-driven decision-making across the business.