Adult Social Care Dashboard

Adult Social Care Dashboard

This demonstration dashboard is based on adult social care data from a local authority based in England. The data has been anonymised for demo purposes. There are a number of data sets displayed in the...
Apple iPhone 3GS

When Apples Go Bad

"See, this is why I hate Apple!" - a recent quote from a friend and the kind of quip eternally uttered by dedicated followers of Android. You hear the polar opposite from those who worship at the Altar of...
Flynet Xcelsius Server

Flynet Xcelsius Server Training

This week I attended the Flynet training course for their Xcelsius Server with DataConnect product. I have been playing around with DataConnect (DC from here on) over my own data but this was the first...
Bruce Lee on Business Intelligence

Bruce Lee on Business Intelligence

For me Bruce Lee is one of the most iconic figures of the 20th century, revered across the globe and in China especially. He was instrumental in popularising the Kung Fu movie genre and devised his own martial...
Xcelsius Printer Pro

Xcelsius Printer Pro

Another product that I will be reviewing over the coming weeks is Xcelsius Printer Pro from Data Savvy Tools, an Xcelsius add-on that provides print functionality for dashboards. This is an area sorely lacking...
Flynet Xcelsius Server

Flynet Xcelsius Server 2012

I was recently contacted by the people at Flynet who asked if I'd like to test and review their product; their timing was spot on. I was in the process of revamping this blog and was on the hunt for...
Switch On

Raindrops Blog is Live

At long last the site has been given a lick of paint and the new blog has been launched. We were proud to have Boris Johnson switch on the lights but he couldn't find the light switch so we sent him...