WHAT WE OFFER?

Ankabut Data Warehousing Makzan is a fast, fully managed data warehouse that makes it simple and cost-effective to analyze all your data using standard SQL and your existing Business Intelligence (BI) tools. It allows you to run complex analytic queries against petabytes of structured data, using sophisticated query optimization, columnar storage on high-performance local disks, and massively parallel query execution. Most results come back in seconds. With Ankabut, you can start small with no commitments and scale out to petabytes of data, less than the cost of traditional solutions.

Choosing the right technology can be challenging, but with Ankabut data warehouse software as a service (Makzan) you will meet your organization's needs and objectives.
 

FEATURES

  • EXPLORATION AND DISCOVERY
    People want to quickly ask questions and explore information in their own ways.  They want to grasp what’s happening in their business at multiple levels of detail, quickly and intuitively.  And then, they need to evaluate further to diagnose why things are happening and make new discoveries.  Traditional BI and desktop visualization tools limit all but power users to rigid, pre-defined paths. 
     
  • CLEAN AND MODERN USER EXPERIENCE
    A user experience built to promote the use of intuition, with streamlined layouts and designs, progressive disclosure of features, and natural user interactions, delivered through a unified HTML5 based client. 
     
  • GLOBAL SMART SEARCH
    A powerful capability for people when they know what they are looking for but don’t know where to look, allowing search across all data, multiple value matching, associative search, and expression based search. 
     
  • ASSOCIATIVE EXPLORATION
    Dynamically reveals associations and recalculates all visuals after each user action, with color coded cues such as green (selected), white (associated), and gray (unrelated).  Allows user to ask a question, evaluate results, and take next steps based on what they have learned.
     
  • ADVANCED NAVIGATION
    Advanced information hints and cues that guide and orient the user, intuitive selection paradigms, a global selections pane, selection previews, and other advanced navigation techniques to maximize the power of individual to explore without restrictions or blind spots. 
     
  • DATA VISUALIZATION
    Visualization is a critical capability that allows people to gain an instant understanding of information.  Users seek high quality visualizations and summarizations that reveal meaning in data.  They want a full range of chart types that best depict any data set, as well the most intuitive set of techniques for intelligently communicating and summarizing information. 
     
  • RICH CHARTING
    A modern and impactful set of visualizations, based on NComVA technology, that include bar/column charts, line/area charts, pie charts, scatter plots, tree maps, geographic maps, detailed tables and more. 
     
  • VISUAL INTERACTIVITY
    Visualizations that are automatically integrated with the QIX engine and data model, offering a level of visual interactivity and exploration not found in any other product.
     
  • SMART VISUALIZATIONS
    Visuals that feature advanced summarization of information, intelligent use of divergent and sequential color gradients, and scaling that adapts to present the best possible views based on screen size. 
     
  • USER-DRIVEN CREATION
    People need to create and modify analytics and visualizations in a self-service mode to solve new problems and adapt to changing business conditions. Both traditional BI and existing desktop tools require power users or developers to load data, write queries, and create visuals.  People want the ability to create analyses no matter what their level of sophistication. 
     
  • DRAG AND DROP CREATION
    A simple yet powerful capability for anyone to easily create visualizations and visualization apps using drag-and-drop techniques, without the need for scripting, complex SQL queries, or front-end code for object linking. 
     
  • LIBRARY AND ‘PROGRESSIVE’ CREATION
    Libraries that offer pre-created objects to be shared and re-used, allowing users to simply drag-and-drop existing visuals, use pre-defined dimensions and measures in new visuals, or create from scratch. 
     
  • QUICK DATA LOAD
    A graphical, wizard based data ingestion capability that allows users to load and combine multiple file based sources without scripting, including excel, text, web (HTML, XML), and QlikView files.
     

BENEFITS

Fast
Inexpensive
Extensible
Simple
Scalable
Secure
Compatible

How Can an Institution request this Service?

  • For ANKABUT MEMBERS
    If your institution already has access to Reach, our ServiceDesk, please submit a request for Data Warehousing (Makhzan) service in the self-service section under the “ Request a New Service ” category. CLICK HERE to access reach.

    If your institution does not have an Ankabut Reach account, please CLICK HERE to request Ankabut Service Request. A member of our IT Services team will coordinate with the relevant technical department at Ankabut and will get in touch with you within 2 business days.

  • For NON-MEMBERS
    Only Ankabut member institutions are eligible for this service. To inquire about the many benefits of Ankabut membership, please CLICK HERE to reach a member of our team.