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  • Business Intelligence

    Know your business

    If you were to place your organisation on a Business Intelligence quadrant, where would you be? We can help move you forward.

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    Big Data

    Scale your business

    Your data should be part of your enterprise strategy. Do you have so much data it is hard to know its value?  We can work with you to realise the potential in your data.

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    Data Visualisation

    See your business

    Visualising your data will clarify the performance of your enterprise for everyone to see. We can work with you to get the most insight from your greatest asset.

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    Good ideas are common… what’s less so?

    Good ideas are commonplace. What is uncommon, however, are people who will work to produce fruition from good ideas and turn them into a success. In the Copper Blue blog, you will find some of our ideas, and we hope that they spark your interest. Please feel to contact us at blog@copper-blue.co.uk and we look forward to hearing from you.

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    Proximity Search using Lucene.Net

    Knowing how far apart from each other are certain words within a search field can be useful for deciding if those words are related.  Using Lucene.Net the following code retrieves documents that contain words within a certain distance from each other.   private static void Search(string text1, string text2, int howclose, IndexSearcher searcher, QueryParser parser) [...]

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    Lucene.Net Search Starter Project

    Search is a very interesting area right now and one of the leaders in the game is Apache Lucene.  There is also a port to .Net so I decided to have a look at that (lucene.Net).  Looking around there are not that many examples out there but I did come across a great site that [...]

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    Like bookclubs? Interested in learning Javascript online?

    Like bookclubs? Interested in learning Javascript online? Ike Ellis is the lead for the PASS Book Readers VirtualChapter, and he’s done the awesome job of setting up the Book Readers club. We going to learn JavaScript in 8 weeks by following the recommended text and having fun discussions. August 20th is the first session, so you have [...]

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    Azure Files

    A new piece of functionality has made its way into Azure (Currently in preview as at 20140809).  Azure Files allow you to perform standard windows file and directory operations on shares hosted in Azure using the programming libraries you are used to using.  I think this is an excellent feature.  It enables a number of [...]

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    Free Windows Azure Hybrid Cloud eBook

    Hearing buzz around hybrid cloud solutions? Got some questions? For a limited time, download an eBook from Microsoft solution architects that shares their perspective on what hybrid IT is, why it’s important, and how you should determine whether a hybrid cloud is right for your business. Download a copy today!

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