What is SQL Analytics?

SQL (pronounced “sequel”) is short for “structured query language”. As the name implies, it’s a programming language used to query and manage databases. Basically, it’s how data engineers, analysts and developers “talk” to a database to find out what they want to know, pull data and more. It’s the most basic way database professionals manipulate…

Embedded Analytics

What is embedded analytics? In simplest terms, embedded analytics refers to the process of plugging a third party’s software into your own app to take advantage of a set of advanced data analytics tools and use it as your own. Of course, a description of AI-based analytics is more involved and will be explored in…

Dashboard Planning and Design

Design with purpose – whether your dashboard is for internal or external (embedded) users. Every design choice should contribute to the goal of the dashboard. ‘How’ can we tell the story of our data, ‘what’ is the relevant information we need to present and ‘why’ is the information we visualize relevant to tell this data…

FM Roundtable Event

On the 30th March at 2pm Datore will be running a Virtual Roundtable discussion with two of its FM clients. 1 a well known soft FM provider and the other more of a hard services provider. Hosted by the inimitable Martin Pickard, FM Guru, we will discuss real world examples of how data and analytics is…

KPI Tracking

What is KPI Tracking? KPI tracking refers to the tools and methods that companies use to monitor performance metrics. Measuring key performance indicators (KPIs) involves capturing specific data and converting it into useful metrics that can be measured and reported in easily digestible charts and dashboards. Every organization’s daily operations generate data that can be monitored…

KPI Dashboard – Definition, Benefits & Examples

What is a KPI Dashboard? Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are the most important business metrics for your particular organization. They’re your chief ways of establishing what your business needs to achieve, and measuring whether you’re on track to achieve it. A KPI dashboard brings all your KPIs together in one place for easy comparisons and analysis. You…