Tag: data

Altair SAO: Identifying Usage Outliers

There are literally millions of software usage records collected by software asset optimization (SAO) over months or years.   The primary objective of SAO is to provide a number of objective usage metrics that help with rightsizing the software inventory.  When … Read More

Tutorial: Export data to CSV, XML or JSON

Now you can export all your data on Carriots to a single or multiple files. The export tool we have created starts with a simple form that lets you:

Filter the data you want to export; or export everything.
Sort data in many ways.
Select the format of the output file (CSV, XML or JSON).
Limit the size of the output file in MB or lines per file. The data will be chopped in several files if the limit is reached. Remember this is BIG DATA, and you can have a HUGE amount of data stored in Carriots! … Read More

A Maturity Model for Simulation

Recently I was on a panel at the CIMdata Simulation & Analysis Council Workshop in Cincinnati. I was asked about Simulation Governance (managing simulation as a strategic competence) and specifically how to raise management’s awareness of the importance of simulation. Something … Read More