About 8 years ago, Rachel Delacour and her husband, Nicolas Raspal, decided to take the risk and embark on a crazy and rewarding journey to start their own business. Together, they founded BIME Analytics. Rachel Delacour is sharing the she learnt while raising funds, building a team, and getting acquired by Zendesk.Read More
There are only two weeks left before the sad anniversary of 9/11 and James Foley, a brave journalist, has been wildly killed a week ago in Iraq. These two events remind us harshly that terrorism is a constant reality. In this month’s newsletter, the BIME team has decided to focus on how the Analytics technology can stand behind the Intelligence Services to support the fight against terrorism. We had the chance to meet an expert in this field, Cynthia Storer. Storer is a veteran intelligence analyst, having worked for more than 20 years in the CIA. Nowadays, she is focusing her time to pass on her knowledge at the university to get the next generation of leaders ready for confronting global threats.Read More
BIME has been recently named a Gartner Cool Vendor in Business Analytics PaaS. We believe that this comes to prove the fact that business analytics is moving to the core of the business world and cloud BI is becoming its worldwide standard platform.
You can access the report in the blog post to read about way PaaS evolved in the last years in the views of Gartner analysts and what is BIME’s role - as a cloud BI pioneer - in this field.Read More
With the help of BIME, the Province of British Columbia (BC, Canada’s western most province) published their data on the province’s court systems as part of an Open Data initiative. Last month the project was a Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC) Award Honouree in the GTEC Service Delivery Distinction Awards.
The dashboards visualize the key statistics from all the province's courthouses. With the dashboards available online, the Ministry wanted to increase transparency in government, with the data will be of particular interest to the province's citizens, businesses, media and academics. The full story behind the BC dashboards use case is HERE.
Leading research firm Aberdeen Research have been reporting on the growth of SaaS BI for a few years now. The research examines how Saas can make BI deployments more pervasive and widespread throughout a company. We have picked out some of the key facts and figures from the report.Read More