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ad hoc query

A non-standard inquiry. An ad hoc query is created to obtain information as the need arises. Contrast with a query that is predefined and routinely processed. See query and ad hoc.
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Our analytics platform delivers reports and dashboards, and enables users to conduct ad hoc analysis and share their insights anywhere, anytime.
NetSuite's data export features have enabled the company to easily move data into Tableau's own business analytics software for ad hoc analysis and data-driven decision-making.
The solution offers tools to visualise and interact with the data, including interactive scorecards, what-if dashboards, multi-dimensional reports and ad hoc analysis tools.
Through a best-in-class analytic platform, the new repository delivers insight both on demand and in context with user-friendly ad hoc analysis capabilities, Microsoft Office desktop integration, briefing books, and personalized desktop gadgets, the statement added.
Key new elements include a module for reporting and analysis that enhances reporting productivity and increases opportunities for collaboration, and an 'analyst' role that enables users to perform ad hoc analysis for rapid sharing of information.
The solution will also enable the agents to perform ad hoc analysis on different scenarios with nearly immediate answers.
0 brings together all the tools and techniques necessary to speed information discovery and analysis--search, Guided Navigation, ad hoc analysis, visualization and text analytics--into a single, interactive user experience.
The latest offering also includes new features such as Web-based ad hoc analysis capabilities and enhanced report design (through tighter coupling of its Reports and
MIS AG North America, a provider of business intelligence solutions, has brought out MIS Plain, a new generation of its Excel integration software that delivers planning, reporting and ad hoc analysis and features a user-friendly Excel front end.
Users can immediately see precisely the data they need for crucial ad hoc analysis.
But users can also use the tools to perform custom and ad hoc analysis of their SAP sales data.
Health care organizations now feel the pressure to invest in data warehouses for retrospective analysis, because clinicians' and managers' interest in data collection and ad hoc analysis is growing with increasing turbulence in the marketplace for health care services.