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The Self-Service Data Preparation eBook

Self-service data preparation tools are rapidly being recognized as a necessary element to any data discovery implementation. Some companies estimate that up to 80 percent of their analysts’ time is spent on data preparation. Thorough, automated data preparation, however, can quickly transform raw information into reliable, consistent data sets ready for visual data analysis.  Datawatch data preparation capabilities include more than 80 pre-built functions to speed the transformation of your data into consistent, clean analysis-ready information.

10 Ways Data Preparation Can Enhance Excel

Up to 80% of all time spent on analytics is consumed by preparing data. Data is never perfect and most of the time you need to clean, enrich and join multiple data sets to gain meaningful insight. Many analysts turn to Excel to perform these data preparation functions which can take hours or even days. Datawatch Monarch, the industry standard self-service data preparation solution allows analysts to manipulate, filter, enrich, blend and combine disparate data sets in a…