Freelog enhances its capabilities in heterogeneous data preparation and blending with Alteryx

Updated: Nov 5, 2018

In almost any kind of consulting assignments, Freelog is more and more facing challenges in Big Data Analytics and Heterogeneous data preparation and blending. In that regards, we have developed unique skills to move forward with digital and also hired skilled and certified consultants to rapidly step in clients projects

What is the purpose of Alteryx ?

Alteryx is the leader in self-service data analytics. It provides analysts with the unique ability to easily prep, blend, and analyse all their data using a repeatable workflow, then deploy and share analytics at scale for deeper insights in hours, not weeks.

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From any database format, Alteryx enable us to clean, prep and analyse our data quickly and to automatize the process. Saving us lot of time on the preparation of data enables us to spend much more time on tailor-made solutions for our customers. Alteryx’s workflow can be used to run simple calculations as well as predictive analysis. It’s simple visual, drag and drop interface makes it easy to learn and understand. We do it interactively along with the operational stakeholders, the ones who know the data and the daily issues they face with it

Alteryx allows you to connect to and cleanse data from data warehouses, cloud applications, spreadsheets, and other sources, easily join the data together, then perform analytics using the same intuitive user interface, without writing any code

How does Alteryx work ?

Very often, you first need to join and clean data from an ever-growing number of disparate sources. Then enrich your internal data with third-party data sources, and run sophisticated analytics. Finally, reshape data so that it is easily consumable for visualization. This process could be complicated and time-consuming. However, with Alteryx, life could be a lot easier.

  • Access, cleanse, blend, and transform all data from multiple sources

  • Intuitive drag and drop environment eliminates scripting or coding

  • In-database blending and analytics keeps data secure and scalable

  • Share analytic applications and workflows with other analysts

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How do we help our clients with Alteryx ?

When Big Data Analytics applies to supply chain management and operational excellence, we used Alteryx to unlock insights from tremendous data for our clients.

The real business changes in second and we can catch the opportunity with Alteryx, a fast, reliable and user-friendly solution. We developed reusable and adaptable workflows to prepare for new challenges. We trained the end users to be capable to handle different use cases based on real business need. We supported the after sales and never leave you alone until you and your staff are confident in helping yourselves.

A global sourcing company has gained better knowledge on their products and offers. With Alteryx, we changed the way they negociate with their suppliers and helped them making better decisions

Testimonial from  a regional sourcing manager working for a significant DIY retailer: The costing and sourcing intelligence solution Freelog developed, is an effective and handy tool. It consolidates key elements and indexes, such as raw material, exchange rate and labor cost, presents solid and fact-based background information, setting the scene, and facilitates our negotiations with vendors

Other opportunities in Supply Chain Data Analytics ?

Freelog can work on any vertical or time horizon, with one or several departments into the entire Value Chain. Our clients have successfully improved their performance with the support of Big Data Analytics in various fields:

  • Procurement

  • Costing

  • Sourcing

  • Logistics planning

  • Supply Chain networks design


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