Business intelligence software

  • April 27, 2006 27 Apr'06

    Hyperion calls for a BPM revolution

    Hyperion rallied its users to a revolution, calling for "actionable insight for all."

  • April 20, 2006 20 Apr'06

    Hyperion hooks UpStream for financial data quality

    Business intelligence and performance management vendor Hyperion plans to acquire UpStream Software, which provides an application for financial data quality.

  • April 18, 2006 18 Apr'06

    Location intelligence puts BI in its place

    "Location intelligence" software users say that the new technology takes business intelligence up a notch by using location-specific data to provide new insights into business.

  • April 10, 2006 10 Apr'06

    Open source business intelligence enables more customization, vendors say

    Open source business intelligence may not cost less to implement, but more funds can be spent on services instead of licensing, a proponent says, and that means more customized BI.

  • April 04, 2006 04 Apr'06

    Update: Microsoft plans to acquire analytics vendor ProClarity

    Microsoft announced plans yesterday to acquire ProClarity, an analytics vendor it hopes will bolster its business intelligence platform.

  • March 30, 2006 30 Mar'06

    Buyers should beware in BI negotiations

    Business intelligence platforms are complex, expensive purchases. Gartner analysts offer helpful tips for getting the most for your money and avoiding hidden costs down the road.

  • March 29, 2006 29 Mar'06

    SAP BI, analytics push won't squeeze out Cognos, other vendors

    Cognos' updated NetWeaver certification and integrated business intelligence platform help it stand out from the competition among third-party vendors vying for SAP customers.

  • March 27, 2006 27 Mar'06

    BI vendors search for new meaning

    Business intelligence and infrastructure vendors are adding search technology. Companies say they could really use it. Will search offer a shortcut to data integration?

  • March 23, 2006 23 Mar'06

    Oracle dubs Siebel Analytics the 'first step toward Fusion'

    Oracle has released a suite of BI products that includes elements from Siebel and will help customers move to Oracle's project to combine the best of all its acquisitions.

  • 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.