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Cooking Analytics


My name is Miguel Gaspar and this blog is focused on Analytics solutions, providing architectural and development recipes, ..., that can be applied not only to traditional Business Analytics solutions but also to some hot topics like Big Data, IoT and Social Innovation. The content will mostly be based in the use of Pentaho technology.


  1. The evolution of analysis: OLTP, OLAP ... RTAP

    Big Data and IoT brings new challenges but also new opportunities to get augmented results into our companies. …


  2. Live Insight Dashboard on Pentaho - Part 2: High level overview

    The last post stated to cover some concepts and technology used to have a “real-time” dashboard using Pentaho and on a CTools dashboard. This post will give you an overview of the solution an provide you the samples. …


  3. Pentaho and Custom Action Sequences

    The Action Sequences or xAction, as you like to call them, are getting less used, because we now have better alternatives as using kettle, anyhow they are still useful in some cases. …


  4. Embedding Analytics in Augmented Reality

    Embedding Analytics in Augmented Reality …


  5. Live Insight Dashboard on Pentaho - Part 1: Introduction

    This series of posts/post has origins on the last Pentaho Community Meeting that took place in London, November last year, PCM 2015. You can follow up on
    Twitter. …


  6. Learning Pentaho CTools

    Pentaho and CTools are two of the fastest and most rapidly growing tools for practical solutions not found in any other tool available on the market. Using Pentaho allows you to build a complete analytics solution, and CTools brings an advanced flexibility to customizing them in a remarkable way. CTools provides its users with the ability to utilize Web technologies and data visualization concepts, and make the most of best practices to create a huge visual impact. …


  7. Welcome to Cooking Analytics

    I hope you can find this Blog interesting, where you will be able to read about Analytics solutions bringing architecture discussions, development technics that can be aplied to Big Data solutions, IoT or Social Innovation solutions, most of the time focused in Pentaho. …