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Hype vs. reality: the truth of self-service BI

The desire to balance the needs of business users with the governance requirements of IT will kill the current concept of self-service BI.

Discover how to drive success with analytics and better separate the self-service hype from reality with Yellowfin's CEO, Glen Rabie.

Glen will discuss:
- The impact of the self-service pipe dream
- Why changing BI tools won't help
- What self-service BI should actually look like
Recorded Feb 15 2017 41 mins
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Glen Rabie, CEO, Yellowfin
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