An Explosion of Self Service Analytics
Self-service analytics tools promised to make end-users more agile and data-driven. However, the increased agility led to the development of an ungoverned, data free-for-all in the “Wild West of Data.”
68% of data workers report that restoring a relationship with IT is key for improving data-driven business decisions (BARC, 2017)
The "Wild West" of Data
Analytics tools feed the chaos because they don't show lineage or track changes. This plagues organizations with inefficient operations and incorrect analytics based on bad data.
The "Wild West" of Data is comprised of ungoverned processes, siloed data preparation, ad hoc data reporting, duplication of efforts and multiple versions of the truth.
Poor data quality costs the United States $3.1 Trillion every year (Harvard Business Review, 2016)
Bridging the Gap
The railroad tamed the ‘Wild West’ by bringing it together. Restore order to your organization by bringing IT and data workers together. A centralized location for raw and/or curated data, reports, models, workspaces and communication breaks down data siloes, eliminates duplicate work and improves data validity.
Providing business users with a curated catalog of internal and external data will double the ROI on analytics investments (BARC, 2017)
Monarch Swarm combines the power of social tools with browser-based, team-driven data preparation. The results are improved data governance, easier data discovery, fast-twitch collaboration and better data quality.