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01.27.23

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

Starting in DivePort 7.1(29), a new type of QuickView is available for a Measure Factory-licensed DivePort.  A Measure QuickView is  populated with a list of measures and allows users to switch the current measure.

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01.25.23

Using Advanced Analytics for Life-Saving Work

The University of Connecticut and UConn Health Center has developed a clinically validated, machine learning-based approach for identifying individuals with a significant likelihood to attempt to take their own lives. The prediction tool is incorporated into an analytics dashboard that providers that can consult when interacting with patients directly. It also affords opportunities for population-wide analysis to identify groups of individuals who would benefit from proactive intervention.

In this webinar, lead investigator Dr. Robert Aseltine (Professor and Chair, Department of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health) will discuss the genesis of this work and how it will be applied throughout Connecticut’s health systems.

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01.18.23

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

As of Workbench 7.1(27), you can configure DI-Broadcast to work with a DiveLine from Workbench. This process is similar to configuring DI-Broadcast with DI-Config or by manually modifying the atlcfg.cfg file, but is accessible through Workbench server settings.

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01.18.22

Top 5 Cannabis Trends for 2023

New white paper

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01.11.22

5 Data Trends for 2023

New white paper

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01.05.22

Healthcare Analytics: How to Tap into the Data that Will Drive Meaningful Change

New white paper

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12.16.22

New Episode of the Knowledge Forum!

  1. Accessing the DivePort Web API Using MS Excel
  2. Using Integrator and Spectre to Clean Manually Created Data
  3. DivePort: Vertical Combination Charts and Indicator Box Plots

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12.16.22

Jumpstart Your Beverage Alcohol Analytics

See Fast ROI with Applications Built Specifically for Beverage Alcohol Suppliers/Distributors

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12.14.22

5 Trends Impacting
the Wine & Spirits Industry in 2023

New white paper
As we look ahead to 2023, expect companies to invest in technology, analyze how to reduce production and transportation costs, and invest in partnerships and marketing strategies to capture larger millennial customers as well as direct-to-consumer subscribers.
Let’s take a deeper look at the trends impacting the industry in 2023.

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12.02.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

As of Workbench 7.1(26), when you run a Dive script, a results text file is created which contains the formatted results of your Dive script. In addition, a folder called dive_results is created to store these files.

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11.29.22

Empire Distributors.
Journey to the Cloud: Optimizing Data Integration and Ensuring Analytics Availability

Case study

Empire Distributors, founded in 1940, is a beverage distributor (spirits, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic) headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The company has nine warehouses and 14 sales offices spread out among four states: North Carolina, Tennessee, and Colorado, in addition to Georgia.

Empire Distributors has been a Dimensional Insight customer since 2003 and has about 750 employees using Dimensional Insight products.

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10.28.22

New Press Coverage

HIStalk Interviews George Dealy, VP of Healthcare Solutions, Dimensional Insight

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11.21.22

November TechBridge Newsletter  for goods & services is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • DIUC22: Application-Based Strategy
  • How Distributors are Using Analytics
  • Successful RTD Cocktail
  • Employee Profile: Rachel Donais
  • Biden Pardons Marijuana Users
  • WSWA WLS Conference Recap

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11.21.22

November TechBridge Newsletter  for healthcare is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • DIUC22: Application-Based Strategy
  • Using Analytics for Your ER
  • Employee Profile: Gabrielle Amarosa
  • Patterns for Exposing Data
  • 5 Metrics for “Tripledemic” Dashboards

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11.17.22

New Episode of the Knowledge Forum!

  1. Automating Access Control
  2. Production Scheduling for Conditional Scripts
  3. DivePort: My Library

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11.17.22

How Analytics is Empowering Cannabis Cultivators and Manufacturers

New white paper

  • Inventory management
  • Sales programming
  • Cultivation
  • Warehousing
  • Labor shortage analysis
  • Choosing the right analytics platform

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11.16.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

A new type of combination chart is available in DivePort 7.1(27) and later. The vertical combination chart is a flipped version of the earlier combination chart. It uses the vertical axis as the major axis and has a bar chart option.

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11.11.22

New Press Coverage

WSWA Women’s Leadership Council Wraps Up its Annual Conference

Professional Development, Philanthropy, and Educational Focus Drives 2022 Event at The Wharf in Washington, D.C.

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11.10.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

In DiveTab-PC 7.1(24) and later, you can use OpenID Connect Authentication as a login method.

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11.03.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

In Workbench 7.1(27) and later, you can configure DI-Broadcast to work with a DiveLine from Workbench server settings. The process is similar to configuring DI-Broadcast with DI-Config or by manually modifying the atlcfg.cfg file.

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10.27.22

New Press Coverage

How to improve data literacy within healthcare organizations

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10.27.22

New Press Coverage

The Beginner’s Guide To California’s Paso Robles Wine

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10.26.22

New Press Coverage

11 Parts Of A Marketing Email Or Campaign You Should Double-Check

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10.26.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

DivePort 7.1(26) and later has an option that allows you to duplicate a text or indicator column in a measures portlet. If you want to create a portlet with columns that are the same except for a few attributes, you can create the column once, duplicate it, and then edit the attributes on the duplicate.

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10.21.22

New Episode of the Knowledge Forum!

  1. DI-Broadcast
  2. Excel-input
  3. Using & Customizing Stamps with Variants

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10.20.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

In DiveTab 7.1(21) and later, you can sort cross page columns. Dimension columns are sortable alphabetically, and the TOTAL and cross dimension columns are sortable on one of the cross page’s summary types. Summary columns are not sortable.

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10.18.22

October TechBridge Newsletter is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • Increased Integration Provides More Opportunities for Pharmacy Analytics
  • Like Everything Else, the Cost of Wine is Going Up
  • The Complete Package: Why Packaging Matters in Supply Chain Analytics
  • Proper Use of Color in Data Visualization
  • New Features Found in Diver Platform Version 7.2

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10.14.22

Press release

Daily Sales Data for Control Jurisdictions Now Available on the Road

The new NABCA Gateway™ App provides subscribers with daily account level sales and market share information.

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10.13.22

What’s new in Online Help

As of Workbench 7.1(26), a new authentication type has been added: OpenID Connect (OIDC). OpenID Connect allows you to specify a third-party provider to redirect to for user authentication. Issuers can be anything from a Microsoft Azure site to Google to Facebook. More information about how OIDC works and how to implement OIDC as an authentication type can be found here.

 

10.05.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

If you search for a term that is included in the DI glossary, the glossary term appears with a shaded background at the top of the search results page. Although the full Glossary of DI terms has always been available in the online help systems, it wasn’t obvious to users. Now, the Glossary is accessible from the menu bar at the top of each Help page, either on its own or under the Resources category.

09.26.22

New DivePort Video!

A DivePort video called Adding Basic Background Elements to a Page has been added to the online Video Library.

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09.22.22

In DivePort 7.1(27) and later, you can add a box plot to indicator portlets and as an indicator column in measures portlets.

In DivePort 7.1(27) and later, you can add a box plot to indicator portlets and as an indicator column in measures portlets.

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09.21.22

What’s new in 7.2

  • DivePort
    • My Library
    • New QuickView Portlet Functions
    • Additional Default Stamp Types
  • Spectre
    • Faster cBases
    • New Input Types
  • Workbench
    • Markdown Editor
    • Updated Table Editor
    • ODBC Registry

What’s new in 7.2 →

09.09.22

September TechBridge Newsletter is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • All The ‘Cool Kids’ Are Investing In Wine
  • How Analytics Can Help Solve Your Patient Leakage Problem
  • Are We in a Recession? Here’s What the Data Says
  • Taking Links Out of the Supply Chain to Improve Efficiency
  • What to Look for in a Cannabis Analytics Solution

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09.08.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

DiveTab PC’s 7.1(24) included an improved UI experience for presentation, menu, central, and overview pages. Exporting to and opening data in ProDiver from DiveTab was also introduced.

More information and updated graphics →

08.31.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

In Workbench Help, the Visual Integrator calc functions information has been reorganized, reformatted, and revised for clarity. The list of alphabetized functions has been reworked, as have the pages for each function category.

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08.26.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

DivePort Combination charts display multiple values as superimposed area, column/bar, line, spline, or spline area charts. Starting in DivePort 7.1(27), a new Vertical Combination chart is available. This chart is a flipped version of the earlier combination chart and uses the vertical axis as the major axis instead of the horizontal axis.

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08.18.22

Fedway Associates:
Improving sales effectiveness in a constantly changing industry with Program Advisor

Case study

Fedway Associates is a wine and spirits distributor based in Basking Ridge, New Jersey that services more than 7,000 restaurants, clubs, taverns, and retail stores. The company markets products that cover every category of the beverage alcohol industry, and it represents the world’s leading distillers, wineries, and importers.

Fedway Associates has been a Dimensional Insight customer since 2000. The company’s relationship with Dimensional Insight has led to a deeply ingrained data culture at Fedway, with employees feeling empowered to make their own decisions using the data available to them.

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08.16.22

5 Ways Analytics Supports the Modern Beverage Alcohol Distributor

New white paper

In an effort to shift their strategies from reactive to proactive and meet the demands of the modern age, beverage alcohol distributors are seeking tools that allow for more-informed decision-making and in a timelier fashion. Subsequently, more than ever before, they are investing in the power of their data and are using analytics platforms to help bring together their fractured company architecture and drive results that align with their marketing, sales, and financial initiatives.

In this white paper, we will examine the most impactful ways that modern distributors are using data analytics to optimize and support their operations.

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08.16.22

August TechBridge Newsletter is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • What an Exciting Location for Our Users’ Conference!
  • Solar Gets a New Life with Storage
  • This Year’s Hottest Vintage? NFTs
  • 5 Business Intelligence & Analytics Trends that Are Shaping 2022
  • How Analytics Can Make a Difference in the Radiology Department

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08.11.22

Dimensional Insight Named an Overall Leader by Dresner Advisory Services in 2022 Industry Excellence Awards

Dimensional Insight recognized for business intelligence leadership for 7th consecutive year and is named “Best in Class” for most sales measures

More information →

08.11.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

If you want to create a measures portlet that has multiple columns that are the same except for a few attributes, as of DivePort 7.1(26) you can make a duplicate copy of an existing text or indicator column, and then edit the attributes on the new column.

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08.08.22

How analytics can help address revenue cycle challenges

New article by George Dealy for Physicians Practice

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08.08.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

In DiveTab 7.1(25), stamps have been updated with a new stamp type, time range comparisons, and additional capabilities to customize stamps and stamp analysis pages.

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07.22.22

New Episode of the Knowledge Forum!

  1. Measure Factory DivePort Central Pages
  2. Proper Use of Color in Data Visualizations
  3. Calculations in Spectre Build Scripts vs. cPlans

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07.21.22

How putting employees first makes you a better leader with Kathy Sucich

In this episode of the B2B Leadership podcast, best-selling author and leadership coach Nils Vinje speaks with Kathy Sucich, Vice President of Marketing at Dimensional Insight.

Listen on Spotify →

07.19.22

What’s new in Diver Platform Help

A detailed DI-ODBC reference page has been added to Workbench Help. It includes descriptions and relevant examples of all SQL statements, functions, and operators available in DI-ODBC. It is intended to supplement the DI-ODBC SQL Grammar Quick Reference page and help users better understand what tools are available.

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07.12.22

July TechBridge Newsletter is here!

HOT Topics in this issue:

  • DIUC22: Networking, Education, Fun—All in Two Days!
  • RTD Cocktails, Hard Seltzers Prepare for Summer
  • How Hospitals Can Use Data to Go Green
  • The Cannabis Cultivation Data You Should Be Collecting
  • How to Create Conditional Click Actions

Read the Newsletter →

07.12.22

New ProDiver Video!

A ProDiver video called Using Exception Coloring has been added to the online Video Library.

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5 Cannabis Industry Trends You Have to Watch in 2023

5 Cannabis Industry Trends You Have to Watch in 2023

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Although 2022 was a roller coaster for many industries, very few industries have been as exciting (or as chaotic) as cannabis. And things aren’t slowing down.

The industry is witnessing some major changes all the way down, from which products are stocking shelves to legal reform and multi-billion-dollar acquisitions. Staying ahead of the curve and understanding the state of the industry is crucial to making sure your business is able to survive the industry’s volatility.

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How a Growth Mindset Can Help You in Analytics

How a Growth Mindset Can Help You in Analytics

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When you come across something challenging, how do you react? Let’s take math as an example. Many people believe their struggles in math are due to “not having a math brain.” Others, however, keep plugging away until they figure it out and logarithms are a piece of cake.

The former types of people have “fixed” mindsets, while the latter types have “growth” mindsets. And it’s this growth mindset that can help you reap benefits in many areas in life – including analytics. Let’s take a look.

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