Do you know the feeling? All you want is a break-down of last year’s sales numbers and suddenly you find yourself typing tedious heaps of SQL-statements, clicking through complicated dashboards or looking for the right number in an Excel sheet. The vast majority of decision makers has better things to do with their time. That’s why business intelligence software was originally born. But only 20% of users are actually coping with the solutions BI software provides. Instead, the BI team is spammed with ad hoc data requests. What if everyone had a personal virtual data analyst at hand?
2018: Now it’s time to rethink query languages! Computers are getting better at processing natural language and the young company AskBy.ai devoted itself to one mission: Using AI and Machine Learning to let everyone query their data themselves, in plain English. The goal: Empower decision makers and free up business intelligence teams to have more meaningful impact beyond the legwork of writing mundane SQL.