6 Questions from the 2019 Best in KLAS: Software and Services Report You Should Consider

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KLAS Research recently announced its 2019 Best in KLAS scores in several market segments, including healthcare business intelligence and analytics. At first glance, the top vendors are ranked fairly close with just few points of variance. However, this year with the scores, KLAS also included vendor grades in different categories. These grades carry valuable information that looks more deeply at what you are getting when you implement technology.

If you’re evaluating vendors what are these areas should you consider beyond the final score? Here are 6 questions to consider.


Dimensional Insight Named 2019 Best in KLAS in Healthcare Business Intelligence and Analytics

Dimensional Insight Named 2019 Best in KLAS in Healthcare Business Intelligence and AnalyticsThe “2019 Best in KLAS: Software and Services” report came out today, and I’m incredibly excited to share that Dimensional Insight was ranked the #1 vendor in Healthcare Business Intelligence and Analytics. This is the sixth year that we have achieved this honor.

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While I would like to extend a hearty “thank you” to our customers who helped us achieve Best in KLAS again, I’d also like to say “congratulations” to them, for this honor is much more about their success and improved outcomes as a result of analytics. (more…)

3 Takeaways from the KLAS Healthcare Business Intelligence 2018 Report

KLAS Research recently released its 2018 Healthcare Business Intelligence report. The report assesses the capabilities of various business intelligence vendors and aims to provide some categorization in what KLAS says is “a market with a lot of options and historically little transparency.”

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For healthcare organizations that are viewing this report, what should they focus on? Here are 3 takeaways. (more…)

KLAS HC BI: Dimensional Insight Evolves as a Leader in Value

KLAS ReportThe KLAS Enterprise Healthcare BI 2016 report is out, and Dimensional Insight has once again fared exceptionally well in the research. Our company both posts leading scores and is considered a good value by our customers. As this is a report driven by customer feedback, it once again shows our customers are deriving results from our software.

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If you are looking through the report, here are three areas where Dimensional Insight stands out. (more…)

How to Get the Most Out of the BARC BI Survey 16

The BI Survey 16 snippetThe BARC BI Survey 16 is out, and as has become yearly habit, as soon as I got the report, I dug right in to see what the data shows about customers’ experiences with different business intelligence (BI) vendors and trends in the industry. Of course, I also wanted how to see how Dimensional Insight fared in the report. (Spoiler: we did well! There are some more details in the infographic at the end of this post.)

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For organizations looking to evaluate vendors, the report can be a little daunting at first. Which areas should you focus on? Which KPIs are most important to give consideration to? Here are 3 tips to help you best navigate all the information in the report. (more…)

5 Takeaways from the 2016 Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study

2016 wisdom of crowdsThis week, Dresner Advisory Services released the 2016 Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study. Once again, Dimensional Insight fared very well in the research. As always, this year’s report contains all sorts of fascinating data about the state of business intelligence and users’ experience with 28 different BI vendors and products.

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Since receiving the report, I’ve been combing through it to find the most interesting pieces of information to share with our blog readers. Here are 5 main takeaways that I found. (more…)

Dimensional Insight Named 2015/2016 Best in KLAS for BI/Analytics

KLAS Research named its 2015/2016 “Best in KLAS: Software & Services” winners earlier today, and I’m happy to report that Dimensional Insight (once again!) came out on top in the business intelligence/analytics category. This is our 5th year being named Best in KLAS in BI/analytics. The announcement follows on the heels of our being named the top vendor in the KLAS Enterprise Healthcare BI performance report, which was announced earlier this month.

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Here are 3 reasons why this news is so exciting to us: (more…)

A Deeper Look at the KLAS Enterprise Healthcare BI Report – Focusing on Outcomes

KLAS reportThis week KLAS released its annual Enterprise Healthcare BI research report. The theme of the 2016 edition of the report is “The Search for Outcomes” as the research focused on how business intelligence (BI) and analytics technologies are being used to improve healthcare quality.

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The report looks specifically at the impact that these technologies, and solutions that embed them, have had on providers’ ability to positively impact patient outcomes and gain deeper insights into healthcare information. Once again, Dimensional Insight fared quite well in the research:

  • We were named the top vendor for overall performance and proactive guidance to customers
  • We received the second highest score for impact on outcomes
  • For 5 of the last 6 years, Dimensional Insight was named the top overall vendor in the KLAS Enterprise Healthcare BI performance report


5 Lessons You Can Learn from Organizations with BI Success [VIDEO]

When the Wisdom of Crowds BI Market Study came out earlier this summer, the immediate reaction around here was to head to the rankings section to see who scored #1 among the 24 vendors evaluated. So you can imagine how pleased we were when it turned out we had the highest overall score among all vendors for the second year running. We place a very strong emphasis on meeting our customers’ needs and the results showed that our strategy is working.

But truth is, the vendor scores are just one part of this comprehensive business intelligence user survey. There are also pages and pages of interesting information about how users are using business intelligence, who is driving decisions, what’s important in BI implementations, and so much more.

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