Business intelligence best practices
- April 05, 2011
The biggest impediments to successful advanced analytics projects include poor data quality, a lack of the right data analysis skills and organizational shortcomings.
- April 01, 2011
New evidence reveals mobile business intelligence is gaining momentum -- and highlights a surprising trend.
- March 25, 2011
Read about real-time business intelligence projects at several companies and find out how the technology is helping them and what kind of challenges they faced in deploying it.
- March 17, 2011
Real-time business intelligence can speed up and improve decision making. But it isn’t right for everyone. Find out what to consider before building a real-time BI system.
- March 07, 2011
Data discovery vendors are gaining in the business intelligence market thanks to a shift in demand, says Gartner. Also, read about some recent BI software releases from SAP.
- February 23, 2011
SAP today unveiled BusinessObjects 4.0, the highly anticipated update to its flagship BI and analytics platform.
- January 28, 2011
Forrester expert James Kobielus offers his technology predictions for the data warehousing, business intelligence (BI) and advanced analytics software markets in 2011.
- January 25, 2011
Some of the biggest business intelligence and analytics stories of 2010 are carrying over into the new year. Read about them in our January "From the Editors" note.
- January 06, 2011
Get an overview of different business intelligence (BI) architecture approaches from consultant Mark Whitehorn, plus analysis of how they can affect the performance of BI systems.
- December 29, 2010
Find out what the top business intelligence (BI), corporate performance management (CPM) and business analytics stories were for 2010 – including SaaS BI, Excel for BI and predictive analytics.
- December 13, 2010
Dr. Barquin writes about the need for robust business intelligence to assist in the process of helping the legislature make the right decisions on what, how and when it is going to spend the taxpayers' money.
- December 01, 2010
Get survey-based information on BI, analytics and CPM software usage trends. See what other companies are doing with those tools and learn about key barriers and spending drivers.
- November 17, 2010
If you’re managing a BI dashboard or scorecard design project, make sure you know about the mistakes that others have made.
- November 08, 2010
Get tips and advice from consultant Rick Sherman on selecting and using predictive analytics tools, creating predictive models and setting up a predictive analytics program.
- October 11, 2010
Business intelligence vendors and BI software buyers looking to expand the use of BI tools may want to start thinking more like Apple and focus on what business users really need.