Business intelligence software

  • March 21, 2006 21 Mar'06

    BI's founding father speaks: Q&A with Howard Dresner

    In an interview, Howard Dresner -- who coined the term "business intelligence" -- discusses his take on the BI market and his recommendations for achieving BI success.

  • March 16, 2006 16 Mar'06

    SAS snaps up Veridiem for MRM

    Business intelligence giant SAS has bolstered its customer intelligence platform by acquiring Veridiem, a maker of marketing resource management (MRM) software.

  • March 10, 2006 10 Mar'06

    Special report: Business intelligence

    All this month, will present a comprehensive look at the applications that gather, store, analyze and provide access to the data that helps enterprises make better business decisions.

  • March 07, 2006 07 Mar'06

    Gartner: BI and CPM together for the long haul

    Gartner analysts explained why integrated business intelligence (BI) and corporate performance management (CPM) is a strategic imperative at their Business Intelligence Summit.

  • February 28, 2006 28 Feb'06

    Expert advice from professional negotiator and author, Herb Cohen

    The 2006 Gartner Business Intelligence Summit in Chicago includes a keynote address by Herb Cohen, an expert on selling and negotiation. Over the past four decades, Cohen has worked as a professional negotiator for the government and private ...

  • February 22, 2006 22 Feb'06

    Expensive data warehouses not always necessary for BI

    Attendees at this week's TDWI conference and other data experts explain why some companies may want to rethink their approach to data warehousing and business intelligence.

  • February 16, 2006 16 Feb'06

    BI and CPM a blockbuster for Universal Studios Hollywood

    In a world of slim margins and fickle weather, the Universal Studios theme park fell in love with integrated business intelligence and corporate performance management tools.

  • February 02, 2006 02 Feb'06

    Actuate acquires more than dashboards

    Actuate acquired performance-management vendor Performancesoft, best known for its pbviews dashboard. The move is part of a trend that could affect BI or CPM strategies.

  • January 10, 2006 10 Jan'06

    Getting BI with a little help from your friends

    The IT manager for a prominent legal auditing firm explains what he learned during a yearlong Oracle BI implementation process.

  • January 05, 2006 05 Jan'06

    Legal auditing firm retains customers with Oracle BI

    The threat of losing major clients over lack of analysis and reporting capabilities prompted one legal auditing firm to get moving on a long-delayed Oracle Business Intelligence initiative.

  • January 05, 2006 05 Jan'06

    BI better bought than built, study says

    A study finds that many companies prefer to buy business intelligence applications rather than build them. Have IT and business users finally found one thing they agree on?

  • December 28, 2005 28 Dec'05

    CIO priorities: 2006 to-do lists

    Business alignment is no longer good enough. 2006 is all about giving business an edge, with technologies like BI.

  • December 20, 2005 20 Dec'05

    Wrangling the data behemoth

    Regulatory compliance and business intelligence issues are driving explosive growth in the amount of data that enterprises keep, access and secure.

  • December 08, 2005 08 Dec'05

    Nucleus names the tops in BI

    A new study offers real-world answers to tough BI questions, such as which vendor's suite delivers the most ROI, what drives end-user adoption and how will Microsoft impact the market?

  • November 11, 2005 11 Nov'05

    Search market finds its way to consolidation

    Two recent acquisitions in the enterprise search market signal a new trend. Will everyone find what they're looking for?