Wouter Trappers

I translate your strategy in actionable dashboards through business analysis, data vizualisation and lean project management.

apr. 20, 2021

Collibra in the wild

I was curious to discover how Collibra is used in the wild, to see at what kind of organizations it would make sense to implement a data governance platform. I reached out to my network to find out if I could get a look under the hood of this Belgian data management platform.

feb. 18, 2021

Gartner Magic Quadrant for BI - 2021

Here my quick visual analysis of movements in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms. Not much movement in the Leader quadrant. Microsoft Power BI, Tableau and Qlik stay more

jan. 7, 2021

SSOT or MVOTs

For years I am trying to build a single source of the truth (SSOT). Now I read in "What's your data strategy" about a MVOTs architecture: multiple versions of the truth. But wait a minute, wasn't this exactly what we were trying to root out?

jan. 5, 2021

Goalsetting

Which goalsetting method do you use? Drafting a bucket list with big goals, or installing a daily routine to improve incrementally? I tested both methods and the truth for me, as always, lies in the middle.

sep. 16, 2020

A test drive of the Looker Dashboarding Platform

After their blogpost about the Taxirides dataset, I reached out to the Tropos team and proposed to build a visualization on top of this dataset. They proposed to give me access to their Looker environment to get this done.