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26. 11. 21 TouchstoneBI

TimeXtender shown to be outstanding in the BARC independent Data Management Survey

TimeXtender achieved outstanding results in this year's Data Management Survey, including two top rankings and three leading positions.

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08. 09. 21 Andes Loukianos

Self-service access to data

As consumers of data and all the web has to offer, we expect a smooth and reliable service; on any device, with no obstacle or interference. Why then, when it comes to business, do so many companies put barriers in front of their staff when it comes to self-service access to data?

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19. 02. 21 TouchstoneBI

Infor names Touchstone the Top Performing UK Channel Partner for 2020

In EMEA Touchstone were recognised as the Top Performing Partner in UK&I for achieving a 350% sales performance and also for making the first sale of SunSystems Cloud Edition in the Channel.

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06. 10. 20 Andes Loukianos

Spreadsheet risks are nothing new!

Reinhart and Rogoff’s 2010 influential study contained significant errors; and that those errors came down to misuse of an Excel spreadsheet.

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20. 08. 20 TouchstoneBI

Touchstone has achieved the Cyber Security Plus certification

Developed by the UK government and cybersecurity industry, the Cyber Essentials scheme defines a standard of security controls for businesses in the UK.

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13. 07. 20 TouchstoneBI

Coronavirus – Covid-19 TouchstoneBI Statement

The Coronavirus outbreak does have the potential to impact our business, therefore this is our company’s current position for Customer Service & Support Planning and is subject to review and change based on Government advice or confirmed cases of Covid-19 in our community

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06. 05. 20 TouchstoneBI

Which type of analytics should I use?

The term “Analytics” covers a wide spectrum of meaning, depending on your level of understanding of the field (or indeed desire for detail). We all, at a base level understand analytics to mean “discovery and interpretation of information”.

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15. 04. 20 Syed Bokhari

Data driven decisions - Now more than ever, data is key

The global Coronavirus pandemic highlights the increasing significance of data modelling. Data scientists like those at the WHO Collaborating Centre and Imperial College London are influencing government responses, coordinating global efforts to stall the spread of CV-19 and saving lives.

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01. 04. 20 John Chapman

Prophesying capabilities through business intelligence

The growth of big data and business analytics is an important development in business improvement. By being able to harness the information in disparate databases we have the potential to predict the future. At TouchstoneBI we have developed this foretelling capability.

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16. 01. 20 John Chapman

The Juicy Bits: Risk, Value and Maximising Value for Money

Often when starting a business intelligence project, the initial request is to replicate the current reporting pack in the Business Intelligence Solution; move away from spreadsheets and replicate the As Is in a different software tool. This is a high-risk, low value piece of work.

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