Data rich, insight poor; business intelligence paradox
Robust data management and data analytics is a key differentiator in organisations. Those that can make strategic, data-driven decisions are more likely to be successful in identifying shifting trends that will affect their organisation, respond quickly to change, extract insight and answer business questions much faster.Read More
Visitor Analytics with People Movement Monitor
Satalyst launched its People Movement Monitor prototype with great success at the 2016 Adelaide Fashion Festival.
Without compromising visitors' privacy, the cloud enabled solution collected data about attendance and provided valuable insights to the event coordinators.Read More
Open Source PowerBI REST API for Java
Satalyst does a lot of work managing organisations' data and integrating systems together, one of the challenges managing this data is providing visualisations that give insight into how a business is performing.
One area of interest that Satalyst has been focusing on is in the area of real-time analytics and actionable insights, especially related to the growing field of the Internet of Things (IoT). Microsoft PowerBI, has the ability to create simple visualisations from real-time data and present them quickly through a web-browser using a simple RESTful API.
Whilst there is a REST API for interacting with PowerBI, there's no simple API wrapper written for Java. The prototype I’ve been working on is written in Java, so I needed to create a wrapper for the PowerBI REST API. After a lot of research on the internet, it appears that there are a large number of people crying out for a Java library to use to interact with the API, so I figured we should open source ours.Read More