Business intelligence software
- August 21, 2008
Extending business intelligence capabilities enterprise-wide takes considerable time and training, an effort not all organizations are ready to undertake.
- August 18, 2008
Becoming part of SAP has, if anything, improved Business Objects' position against rival Cognos, extended the company's market reach, and significantly upgraded its technology's functionality.
- August 12, 2008
SAP released a desktop application that converts Excel-based data into interactive dials and made Crystal Reports available to Business One customers at no charge.
- August 04, 2008
SAS has acquired revenue management specialist IDeaS Revenue Optimization, maker of profit optimization software for hospitality companies.
- July 14, 2008
The customer data mining market is moving away from complex workbenches to simpler packaged applications, according to Gartner.
- July 01, 2008
Location-based intelligence, which lets users analyze demographic and other map-based data, is catching on with business intelligence vendors thanks to customer demand.
- June 24, 2008
Gartner says the worldwide business intelligence software market grew substantially in 2007 despite a slowdown in the U.S. Meanwhile, the so-called mega-vendors improved their market share dramatically through acquisitions.
- May 22, 2008
Spending on business intelligence and performance management technologies and services will exceed $57 billion in 2008, according to a recent survey.
- May 15, 2008
Learn what questions to ask when purchasing business intelligence (BI) software products. Get expert BI buying criteria and vendor selection advice in this BI software buying guide.
- April 30, 2008
Data mashups can be an integral part of enterprise business intelligence (BI) systems, argues Mark Whitehorn. Learn the benefits of "bashups" and find out how they're developed.
- April 17, 2008
Get advice from industry expert Andy Hayler on assessing risk during technology purchases. Will the product be retired or acquired? Learn how to spot the signs.
- April 10, 2008
Open source business intelligence software could stand to gain as companies look for affordable ways to make the most of their data with an economic downturn on the horizon.
- April 03, 2008
Learn the pros and cons of the top business intelligence data integration methods, find out common challenges and hear expert advice for BI-data integration strategies.
- March 25, 2008
The trend over the last few decades has been toward specialization in healthcare services, and business intelligence can be a powerful tool for achieving the business goals for specialty healthcare organizations.
- March 19, 2008
Buying business intelligence (BI) software can be a frustrating, difficult process. Expert Mark Whitehorn offers up the top 11 things BI buyers should -- and shouldn't -- consider.