Rick van der Lans’ Evaluation of CXAIR

Posted on 11th December 2013 by Chris Lewis

Rick van der Lans is an independent consultant, speaker and author who specialises in Business Intelligence and data warehousing. He came across CXAIR through our Dutch partners Systemation and wrote a great blog post reflecting his views on the product. So naturally we wanted to share this with you…

Blogs, Sprogs and Friends

Posted on 6th December 2013 by Chris Lewis

Tweets are now organised around the business, our company’s areas of expertise and aligned with our goals of making a noise, getting noticed and making friends.

Despite the lack of blogs, my interest in social media has never been greater.

Connexica Conference 2013

Posted on 8th November 2013 by Chris Lewis

Stafford, United Kingdom, 8th November 2013 — The 2013 Annual Conference for customers of Stafford based Business Analytics provider Connexica was held at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. (3rd October)
A successful day of presentations, activities and networking across the CXAIR user community took place.

In addition, the conference also included presentations from guest speakers, industry analyst Mike Ferguson and Sports Mind Coach Mark Sheasby, both of whom were informative and engaging.

Connexica Continue Youth Recruitment Focus

Posted on 3rd September 2013 by Chris Lewis

Stafford, United Kingdom, 3rd September 2013 — Connexica, the Stafford based Business Intelligence software company, have continued their focus on providing opportunities to local young people with the recruitment of a new marketing executive on placement to work within the marketing function.

Emma Ordidge is a Staffordshire University student studying Marketing Management and is joining the company for one year as part of her work placement option before returning to finish her degree in the final year.

Connexica enter strategic partnership with Shared Knowledge Solutions

Posted on 24th July 2013 by Ben Edge

Stafford, United Kingdom, 24th July 2013 — Connexica today announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Shared Knowledge Solutions Ltd (SKS), a business intelligence vendor based in London that delivers bespoke Business Intelligence solutions using a select portfolio of application toolsets.

Is Big Data all that?

Posted on 18th June 2013 by Chris Lewis

All of the hype and constant references to big data is great as there is something new to talk about but is it all that?

Sure there is more data. Social media such as Facebook and Twitter create loads of data but so what? I’ve looked at Twitter and tried to make sense of Tweets and work out sentiment and turn 140 characters of Twitter speak into useful, insightful information. Facebook… you’re having a laugh (a sponsored laugh these days).

We all get sucked in by the hype and the rhetoric.

QTS BSA Conference

Posted on 16th May 2013 by Ben Edge

Stafford, United Kingdom, 16th May 2013 — Our valued partner QTS exhibited at the BSA Annual Conference at the Harrogate International Centre on the 8th and 9th of May. The conference played host to over 500 delegates from building societies across the UK and is the industry’s biggest annual event.

Scan Covery Trial 2013 – Update

Posted on 15th January 2013 by Ben Edge

Stafford, United Kingdom, 15th January 2013 — You may or may not know this but alongside our partner’s Systemation, we took the decision to sponsor Team American Power in the Scan Covery Trial 2013.

Details of this event can be found in my last article.

Connexica sponsors team in Scan Covery Trial 2013

Posted on 8th January 2013 by Ben Edge

Stafford, United Kingdom, 8th January 2013 — Connexica, in collaboration with its Dutch partner Systemation have sponsored Team American Power (Team34) as they prepare to do battle with the incredibly harsh conditions that the Scan Covery Trial intends to throw at them.

With temperatures set to drop to minus 40°C and teams scheduled to drive over 7000 kilometres ploughing through snow and ice, it is safe to say that teams competing must make sure their cars are extremely durable.