Turning data into insights you can action Turning data into insights you can action

Turning data into insights you can action

Here at NOW Consulting, we’re passionate about using data smarter.

Analytics and visualisation

Ready to kick start your capabilities?

Data analysis helps businesses turn data into insights and make better business decisions faster. However, effective analytics requires a blend of people, processes and technology – as well as knowledge of how one affects the other.

We can get you on the right path and keep you there – even as the market continues to move and change. We have access to some of the world’s leading experts in data and analytics, and we leverage that every day in our work.

We’ll help you understand what’s possible – and then we’ll help you make it happen.

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Can you make insights jump off the page?
21 Jun 17
Practice Areas
Analytics and visualisation
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The smartphone is a truly wonderful device. Given an internet connection, it puts the entirety of human knowledge in your pocket;
10 May 17
Practice Areas
Analytics and visualisation
Projects
Running the numbers: how data analysis underpins Lotto NZ’s operations
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Data Integration Analytics and visualisation
Industry
Retail Gaming
Projects
“Ultimately it helps us trade better.” - Sarita Hibbard, Supply Chain Manager
Practice Areas
Data Integration Analytics and visualisation
Industry
Retail

Big data

Keen to gain a competitive edge?

Through the use of big data technologies we turn data into insights, ultimately helping our clients make better business decisions. By taking advantage of all of your data sources – not just the traditional ones – we’ll show you where your potential lies.

The market’s moving fast, but with our help you’ll be able to navigate the changing data landscape. Big changes also mean big possibilities – and with our big data skills and knowledge, you can take advantage of them.

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Want to get value of big data but a little unsure how?
02 Feb 17
Practice Areas
Big Data
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NOW helps helps a large financial institution with their financial forecasting project using WhereScape RED with Cloudera and Tableau
18 Sep 17
Practice Areas
Big Data Data Integration Analytics and visualisation
Industry
Finance
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In the final article of our three part series on getting your first big data project off the ground, we enter the dragons den - how to get the business to sign off the budget for your project.
20 Jul 17
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Big Data
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“For business this means a no risk, bolt on-bolt off activity without committing to full time resources to deliver big data projects.”
17 May 17
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Big Data

Data integration

Are you hearing what your data is telling you?

To use data effectively, it’s vital to make decisions based on facts – not feelings. It sounds simple, but it's not always easy. With large amounts of data coming from lots of different places in a variety of different formats, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction.

Data integration delivers information smoothly through a single source of truth that’s simple to analyse and a valuable tool to aid your business decisions. Data is typically a company’s most precious resource. Let us help you refine and use it to your best advantage.

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Find out about WhereScape's market leading data warehouse automation software that's revolutionising data warehousing
04 Jul 17
Practice Areas
Big Data Data Integration
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Supercharge your Data Vault project and get to production faster, with higher quality
25 Jul 17
Practice Areas
Data Integration
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Data quality: Jet fuel or diesel?
13 Aug 17
Practice Areas
Data Integration
Projects
How Auckland Council leverages data to drive daily business…
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Data Integration
Industry
Government

Information strategy

Are your technology goals servicing your business goals?

Information and analytics are the strongest competitive tools in most companies – but only if they’re used effectively.

A cohesive information strategy unites people, processes, and technologies with your organisation’s vision and values. We pride ourselves on creating strategies that can change with the times and deliver incremental returns while moving towards key goals.

We’ll start by developing an effective understanding of the information assets in your organisation, and then focus on using these to rapidly deliver measurable value. If you’re keen to empower strong decision-making and decisive action within your organisation, talk to us today.

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We believe that strategy documents were meant to do more than sit on shelves
06 Feb 17
Practice Areas
Information Strategy
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How to deliver a successful information strategy
06 Feb 17
Practice Areas
Information Strategy

Cloud services

How clear is your path to the cloud?

The cloud can completely revolutionise the way you store, manage and use data – but like any revolution, careful planning is key.

For a successful transition you’ll need to protect both yourself and your customers in a world where privacy and data security concerns continue to hit the headlines. Fortunately, that’s our speciality.

Highly skilled in designing and delivering cloud security and architecture, our team will make sure the switch goes smoothly.

We’re expert navigators of the cloud world – and we’re ready to introduce your business to all that it has to offer.

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An overview of our cloud services
15 Sep 17
Practice Areas
Cloud Services
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The case for data warehousing in the cloud is a strong one
15 Sep 17
Practice Areas
Cloud Services