How Embedding with Knowi can Elevate your Web Pages and Apps

Knowi’s visualization tools are not only useful for internal reporting, but are also capable of presenting dashboards and widgets to external sources. This can be done through a variety of sharing options but one of the most powerful methods is through embedding. In this blog we will explore the benefits of this feature, the various types of embeds, and a simple 8 step tutorial on how to create a basic embedded widget.

What's New? Knowi update

What’s New?? — Knowi 2021 Updates

Hey! It’s been a while. Learn about the new features & enhancements we’ve been cooking up here at Knowi.

Elasticsearch vs. MySQL

Elasticsearch vs. MySQL: What to Choose?

Making the right database choice is pivotal for businesses when there are many options. Elasticsearch is known for its distributed search and analytics powers, and MySQL is a stalwart in relational databases. This blog post aims to dissect the features of Elasticsearch and MySQL, draw comparisons, and outline the pros and cons, helping you make …

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Modern Data Stack: Past, Present, & Future!

Modern Data Stack: Past, Present, & Future!

A group of technologies that comprise a data pipeline is referred to as the modern data stack. It enables businesses to gather data from multiple data sources, push it into a data warehouse, and connect the data warehouse to a business intelligence tool for tasks like data visualization to speed up decision-making.

What Is Search Based Analytics / Search Driven Analytics

What is Search-Based Analytics?

You can think of search-based analytics as a search engine for your company data. Search-based analytics is the ability to ask questions like “what was our net revenue last quarter” or “show me how many people downloaded our app in the last 30 days sorted by week” and get back actionable data and charts.

Embedded Analytics - Overview, Best Practices and Challenges

Embedded Analytics – Overview, Best Practices and Challenges

Ever felt overwhelmed by the sheer amount of data at your fingertips, wishing for a simpler way to make sense of it all? If this sounds familiar, then know that you’re not alone. And that there’s an easier way, a revolutionary solution, that will set you soaring on the track to success.  Enter embedded analytics—a …

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Knowi Architecture

REST APIs – Overview, Use Cases and Useful Information

What is a REST API? More generally, an API (application programming interface) refers to a set of constraints that allow for communication between applications. At its core, a REST API is used to retrieve, modify, and/or delete data between applications, and it conforms to a specific (REST) architecture and set of constraints. Typical response formats include JSON, XML, CSV. Why would …

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This article highlights the top Knowi achievements for 2023

2023 Knowi Wrapped: A Year of Transformation and Innovation

In the fast-paced realm of data management, the year 2023 was nothing short of transformative for our dedicated engineering team. As the driving force behind the scenes, they tirelessly worked to enhance our capabilities, introducing a myriad of features and bug fixes that propel our mission forward. In this comprehensive compilation of the year’s achievements, …

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Elastic Search

Elasticsearch: What it is, How it works, and what it’s used for

When people ask, “what is Elasticsearch?”, some may answer that it’s “an index”, “a search engine”, an “analytics database”, “a big data solution”, that “it’s fast and scalable”, or that “it’s kind of like Google”. Depending on your level of familiarity with this technology, these answers may either bring you closer to an ah-ha moment or further confuse you. But the truth is, all of these answers are correct and that’s part of the appeal of Elasticsearch.

Kibana

Kibana – An Overview of the Data Visualization Tool

It’s often claimed that data has overtaken oil as the world’s most valuable resource. Whether or not this is true, it’s important to note that, just like oil, data is useless until it’s mined and handled (i.e., analyzed) correctly. At Knowi, and, I suppose, everyone in the Data Analytics space agrees and values data the …

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Knowi InstantSights: Natural Language Generation

Knowi’s “InstantSights” empowers you with the ability to present complex data analysis results in simplified and easily understandable plain English insights.

OpenSearch: The Open-Source Search and Analytics suite

What is OpenSearch?  OpenSearch is an open-source, distributed search and analytics suite, forked from the final open-source version of Elasticsearch and Kibana – Elasticsearch 7.10.2. It was initiated by Amazon in response to Elastic’s licensing changes and has since been embraced by a wider community. OpenSearch is built to be compatible with Elasticsearch versions until …

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