chance

About Chance Coble

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Chance Coble has created 18 blog entries.

Creating Your First Software Product? 3 Ways to Plan Your Support Practice

By |2019-06-03T16:05:44+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Embedded BI, Products, Software Product Practices|

When you build software, your approach to customer support is strategic.  If you endeavor to create your first software product, thinking about support from the beginning will help you resource your product properly once it is actively used by your customers.  The strategic question is how do you want to differentiate yourself with your support

Build and Monetize a Simple Software Product

By |2019-05-25T11:39:51+00:00May 25th, 2019|Data Practices, data science, KNIME, News, Products|

One of the simplest ways to get started with a software product for your customers is to automate the review of data.  That is especially valuable when you can identify events, anomalies or patterns and notify your customers.  This pattern of product is easily monetized because the value proposition is simple.  Use smart machines instead

Workshop: Approachable Data Science

By |2019-04-25T15:59:19+00:00April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

We are happy to announce our new course in Approachable Data Science offered for beginners who have no exposure to machine learning or data science techniques in their background.  There is no requirement to know a specific scripting or coding language or to have a computer science background.   With this course we are sharing our

Feeling Good about Game of Thrones, Finally

By |2019-04-05T22:03:46+00:00April 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Our community work is part of our DNA, and we challenge ourselves all the time to find time in our schedules to contribute to the community.  Whether it is becoming one of the biggest fundraisers for Austin Sunshine Camps  or through our community education work with the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) we continue to

Accelerate Your Time to Market

By |2019-04-05T15:05:23+00:00April 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

From Services Provider to Software Vendor Your service is successful.  You are fulfilling the needs of your customers.  Your reputation is healthy, and now you are looking to expand more.  The most basic expansion strategy is asking what else you can do for your existing customers to strengthen your relationship. Offering a software product is

3 Reasons Faster Achieves More in Analytics

By |2018-04-04T11:40:51+00:00April 4th, 2018|Data Practices|

Interested in a counter-intuitive statistic? In one survey successful business intelligence project leaders reported getting value from their implementations more than twice as fast as those that failed to meet their objectives.  A natural tension usually exists between speed and impact.  When one is prioritized in technology, too often the other suffers.  As indicated in

Illuminations NewsCard Q4 2017

By |2017-12-11T19:28:14+00:00December 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Amazon certainly knows how to go big at a conference.  With nearly 50,000 attendees AWS re:Invent was spread across Las Vegas hotels and included fully booked sessions from end to end.    Over 1000 sessions were held and venues spanned the MGM, Aria, Venetian, LINQ and Mirage elevating conference logistics and unfortunately wait

Observations from AWS re:Invent

By |2017-12-04T17:02:37+00:00December 4th, 2017|Architecture, Artificial Intelligence, Data Practices, Embedded BI, Machine Learning, News|

Amazon certainly knows how to go big at a conference.  With nearly 50,000 attendees AWS re:Invent was spread across Las Vegas hotels and included fully booked sessions from end to end.    Over 1000 sessions were held and venues spanned the MGM, Aria, Venetian, LINQ and Mirage elevating conference logistics and unfortunately wait times to

Strategic Partnerships

By |2017-11-14T11:43:48+00:00November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

We are excited to have recently become Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Hortonworks consulting partners. In addition to our partnerships with KNIME and Yellowfin. Since the beginning of this company we have been striving to do more for our clients and faster.  New capabilities emerge for our clients with this combination of technologies, a combination

Observations from KNIME Summit 2017

By |2017-11-03T17:20:57+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Artificial Intelligence, Data Practices, data science, KNIME, Machine Learning, News|

Any analytics project today requires data integration, cleansing, manipulation and often they require machine learning.  In order to solve these problems a hodge podge of tooling is typically required.  That usually leads to glueing technologies together that were never meant to really work with each other in the same place.   The problem is exacerbated