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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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The main aim of the accommodation surveys are: to monitor monthly occupancy levels among a representative sample of accommodation establishments in Wales; to analyse and report the findings to Visit Wales, the UK Survey Co-ordinator and participating operators on a monthly and annual basis; to gauge business confidence and provide an indication of forward booking levels; to analyse and interpret the Wales findings in the context of developments in the UK and international tourism and business environment; to provide specific ad hoc analysis as required by Visit Wales.
In particular, C-suite executives were impressed by the SAP Digital Boardroom, which can provide real-time contextual information and ad hoc analysis.
Meyer commented, "Steve has over 20 years of robust industry experience in syndicated research, ad hoc analysis and strategic consulting, including project-level planning on new technologies at several media companies.
The multifunctional software analyzes pharmaceutical data by its most critical points, issues alerts for defined thresholds, provides summary and location level reporting, and delivers ad hoc analysis and mapping features.
The data included results from an ad hoc analysis of 185,000 samples from patients at high-risk for foetal chromosome aneuploidy.
Birst Visualizer operates on top of Birst's robust and patented data management platform, which includes an automated data warehouse, built-in ETL and uniform logical business layer, enabling all user types and roles to explore and visualize accurate business data whether their needs are visual discovery, pixel-perfect enterprise reporting, interactive dashboards, advanced ad hoc analysis or predictive modeling.
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.
This loop begins with exploratory, ad hoc analysis of huge data stores, followed by the refining and condensing of data and the use of analytics on the refined data for both monitoring and further exploration.
From an intuitive drag and drop web interface, Informer's self-service reporting capabilities enable business users to drill down into data elements in real-time, sort and group, build interactive charts, and perform ad hoc analysis without IT support.
The technology brought in by BIQ will also allow Opera to develop powerful ad hoc analysis tools for enterprise Big Data, Gupta stated.
The session will also cover applying analytics on big data and workable approaches for flexible, end-user-driven ad hoc analysis.
The ad hoc analysis compared the gel only to placebo, not to oral therapy, and found higher rates of adverse events for the drug vs.