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Philip O'Doherty

Chief Executive Officer - eSpatial

Philip O'Doherty has been the driving force behind eSpatial's success as CEO for the last 16 years. A holder in Masters in both Financial Control and Management Practice; Philip has taken the company from a traditional enterprise only sale through to enabling its current SaaS success. Throughout that time Philip has embodied the driven customer focus of the business as well as a deep domain knowledge of the required mapping and technology.

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20 Shocking Facts and Figures About “Big Data”

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Here at eSpatial we are very interested in the subjects surrounding big data, data management and data visualization. After all, our goal is to help businesses and organizations make the most of data of any kind by turning it into engaging and useful visuals. (You can see examples of how we do this here.) The volume, velocity and variety of data created in the modern digital world is truly astounding. Here are some facts and figures I've come across in...

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7 Ways to Rock Retail with Mapping Software

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Geography and retail are so intertwined that it's no surprise retail analysts have been using mapping their Excel data for years. Loyalty cards, store locations, site selection, market entry and so many other factors rely heavily on location data. This post is about how mapping software can be used to get to grips with data and optimize numerous areas of your retail operations. 1) Easily visualize store locations At the simplest level, mapping software can empower retailers with easy to...

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Turn layers of complexity into layers of simplicity with mapping

When someone says "layers of data" we usually think of something complex right? This is especially true today with the increasing variety of business channels, metrics and data. This onslaught of information can make our jobs difficult and slow us down. We understand the value of getting to grips with large amounts of data but oftentimes getting there can be a struggle. Well, layers don't always have to be something that makes us anxious. In reality mapping software thrives on...

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Data visualizations lead to questions

Here’s how to answer them

Consider a scenario I have witnessed a few too many times - You spend hours or days producing maps, graphs or data visuals for a meeting or presentation. You double and triple check the data, get it sourced, plot it out and make it look pretty. You are certain that the insight and story in the visual will make a long lasting point. You are probably right. But how many times have you produced a visualization that has led to...

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A Question I also get asked a lot

What’s the difference between reporting and analysis?

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This morning I read a blog post on Adobe's Digital Marketing blog entitled "What's the difference between reporting and analysis". Adobe's digital blog is always a good source of knowledge for all things mobile, social and search. I was instantly intrigued by this post because I find myself trying to answer the question all the time. So much of what we do at eSpatial is focused on turning analysis and reporting into action. However, I was a little disappointed at...

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