Business intelligence development
- July 14, 2011
Pentaho and SAP recently launched new versions of business intelligence tools aimed at small and midsize enterprises, but research suggests SMEs may be slow to invest.
- July 13, 2011
Process intelligence is gaining momentum for both vendors and customers alike. But what is it, and does your organization need it? Forrester analyst Clay Richardson offers answers in a Q&A.
- June 29, 2011
Hadoop and its variants offer analysis for “big data” sets, but there are integration and availability limits, according to a panel at the Enzee Universe 2011 conference.
- June 22, 2011
Howard Dresner shares the results from the 2011 Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Survey and a few tips on BI deployment.
- June 16, 2011
Consultants at Maguire Associates help institutions of higher education embrace business intelligence software for everything from market research to student retention.
- June 14, 2011
College Foundation Inc. turned to business intelligence software and predictive analytics to help students get more mileage out of financial aid.
- May 24, 2011
Yahoo, a Gartner BI Excellence Award finalist, has developed a system targeted at optimizing banner advertisements through data management and analytics.
- May 20, 2011
UPS, winner of the 2011 Gartner BI Excellence Award, continues to develop its BI program, a project that touches every piece of the business process.
- May 20, 2011
Elie Tahari Ltd., one of three Gartner BI Excellence Awards finalists, implemented business intelligence tools that helped the fashion retailer grow without adding overhead.
- May 17, 2011
Initial findings from new MIT research show that companies with data-driven decision making environments had 4% higher productivity and 6% higher profits than other businesses did.
- May 09, 2011
Consulting firm Deloitte has bought Oco, a vendor of Software as a Service BI tools, in a deal that one analyst said points to the fact that BI “is not just about plug-and-play.”
- May 06, 2011
Communications services provider 8x8 Inc. skipped over the big business intelligence vendors and decided to embrace the world of open source BI and data warehousing.
- May 05, 2011
The Gartner Business Intelligence Summit opened with a message to organizations: To reap the rewards of BI, you have to ensure that everyone is playing the same tune.
- April 27, 2011
There's a school of thought that business intelligence is akin to the scientific method. Revisit science class and see how BI is helping companies test their business hypotheses.
- April 25, 2011
BI software revenue grew by 13.4% in 2010, hitting the $10.5 billion mark, according to Gartner, which said SAP continued to lead Oracle, SAS, IBM and Microsoft in market share.