The top 5 things to look for when hiring a consultancy

Published 20th March 2019

Chris Sands has been working in IT consultancy for 35 years and can tell you a thing or two about what makes an IT project successful. In this blog Chris shares his top 5 things to consider when selecting a consultancy to work with.

5 key questions to ask about your data

Published 11th September 2018

Data processing and analytics can potentially make or break entities. Many organisations invest in the most cutting-edge data processing and analytics tools and are willing to spend billions of dollars annually to apply the best technology available. Yet many of these organisations underestimate the importance of data management until they need to implement analytics. Adam Bakhtiar shares the 5 questions you should always asks about your data when starting a new analytics project.

Data Visualisation – Making Data Digestible

Published 15th March 2018

Imagine you need to understand and interpret thousands of rows of data and present it in a way that everyone can understand. How are you going to interpret and present the information efficiently? The answer lies in effective data visualisation.

Attention to Retail

Attention to Retail: Staying ahead of the competition

Published 4th October 2017

There is no doubt that retailers are going through a period of unprecedented change driven by evolving consumer behaviour, rising costs, lower pricing power and the need to invest in information-led innovations. But what do they really need to gain that competitive edge?

IBM Watson Analytics

Watson Analytics - give your business a competitive edge

Published 21st August 2017

How can you make sure your customers are getting the best service possible? Aramar's resident expert Bronyck Stokes Horrigan looks at how using Watson Analytics and Watson Analytics for Social Media can radically improve customer service and help your business thrive.

Just do it - Five reasons to get on and implement BI before ERP

Published 29th June 2017

There are so many positives to implementing BI before ERP, not least the speed of seeing results. Aramar's Sales and Operations Director has worked at Aramar since its inception in 2010, helping customers to get a better understanding of their business with IBM Cognos technology. One of the areas that's noticeably changed in the past couple of years is our customers' approach to the timing of when they decided to implement a performance management solution.