Amazon Echo, IoT Bulb Enlisted for Data Engagement

Presumably under the category of “bright ideas,” a business intelligence specialist is leveraging artificial intelligence and what it calls an “IoT light bulb” as a way to increase analytics engagement and adoption through an “emotional connection to data insights using all senses.” Along with the Internet of Things lamp that serves as a kind of traffic light for gauging user engagement and business performance, analytics vendor Sisense also this week launched a beta test of a voice-activated Amazon Echo that allows users to query its Alexa digital assistant about specific business data. New York-based Sisense claims its Business Intelligence Virtually Everywhere initiative has, at least in the case of one beta tester, increased consumption of business intelligence by as much as 500 percent. In a testimonial, supply chain manager CTSI-Global…


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