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Kellogg Case Study

How Kellogg Reduced 24-Hour ETL to Minutes and Boosted BI Speed by 20x

Background About Kellogg Kellogg Company is the world’s leading cereal company, second largest producer of cookies, crackers, and savory snacks, and a leading North American frozen foods company. With 2015 sales of $13.5 billion, Kellogg produces more than 1,600 foods across 21 countries and markets its many brands in 180 countries. Driving Revenue with Customer Logistics Data Kellogg relies on customer logistics data to make informed decisions and improve efficiencies around shopping...


MemSQL, Tableau, and the Democratization of Data

“We love fast databases. It makes the experience of interacting with your database that much more enjoyable.” – Tableau Today’s business decisions are about seconds, not minutes. To accommodate this trend, businesses have moved to evidence-backed decision making and widespread data access. Modern business intelligence tools abound, making it easier for the average analyst to create compelling visualizations. In this post, I’ll address how this new mode of thinking about...


MemSQL at Tableau Conference

Five Talks for Building Faster Dashboards at Tableau Conference

Tableau Conference 2016 kicks-off in Austin, Texas on November 7-11, offering data engineers and business intelligence pros a place to gather and learn how to utilize data to tell a story through analytics and visualizations. MemSQL will be exhibiting the native connectivity and high performance partnership with Tableau using the Tableau MemSQL connector at TC16. Additionally, MemSQL will present a new showcase application, MemSQL Springs: Real-Time Resort Demographic Analysis. This...


Tableau Integration

Connect Directly to MemSQL with Tableau 10

This post originally appeared in Tableau News by Arthur Gyldenege. Many of us have data in many places, waiting to be understood. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce we’ve added even more data-source options in Tableau 10. We want to help you gain value from your data, no matter where it lives. Here’s what’s new. MemSQL Named Connector We love fast databases. It makes the experience of interacting with your database that much more enjoyable. MemSQL is a database...


Connect Tableau to MemSQL

Real-Time Analytics in Tableau

This is a Guest Post from our Friends at Tableau MemSQL is the database platform for real-time analytics. One of the great features of the latest release, MemSQL 5, is users can connect directly from Tableau. Using the new MemSQL 5 named connector, currently in beta, users can analyze current and historical data together while MemSQL ingests millions of transactions per second. MemSQL is also wire-protocol compliant with MySQL, so if you already have a MySQL driver installed or you are running...