Business intelligence software

  • February 14, 2005 14 Feb'05

    Performance management and suites for Valentine's Day

    Actuate is rolling out a new financial performance management tool, and Amdocs is offering a consolidated suite of its applications with a new release today.

  • February 10, 2005 10 Feb'05

    Coast Guard takes flight with BI

    The U.S. Coast Guard turned to a new BI implementation to coordinate its nationwide aviation program and get its planes in the air.

  • January 23, 2005 23 Jan'05

    Office Depot gets data flowing

    Office Depot executive Kevin Bubeck offers his top three tips for building a smart data warehouse.

  • January 11, 2005 11 Jan'05

    BI continues to go casual

    Business Objects completes its integration of Crystal Decisions and becomes the latest vendor to unveil integration with Microsoft to foster adoption by the "casual user."

  • January 11, 2005 11 Jan'05

    Cognos makes BI buy

    Cognos adds to CPM arsenal while Business Objects and MicroStrategy go to court.

  • December 14, 2004 14 Dec'04

    Cognos plans for new year

    The BI and performance management vendor is rolling out corporate planning enhancements and best practices blueprints in January.

  • December 13, 2004 13 Dec'04

    Giving your customers a load of BI

    Extending business intelligence beyond your firewall to customers, partners and suppliers offers distinct advantages and some potential pitfalls as well.

  • October 28, 2004 28 Oct'04

    BI in the federal government

    Portals clearly are an important part of any BI environment.

  • October 21, 2004 21 Oct'04

    Is BI ready for Linux?

    Demand for BI applications running on Linux is emerging and that is expected to grow quickly, market observers say.

  • September 15, 2004 15 Sep'04

    Breaking down a bevy of BI vendors

    A new Forrester report dissects the business intelligence market and evaluates vendors in three categories of reporting.

  • September 09, 2004 09 Sep'04

    Nucleus Research scores hosted CRM, BI

    RightNow,, Cognos and Business Objects rise to the top of the heap.

  • August 24, 2004 24 Aug'04

    Cognos plans performance management acquisition

    The BI vendor is stepping up its performance management offering with the acquisition of Swedish software firm Frango.

  • July 20, 2004 20 Jul'04

    Customer intelligence – the next generation

    External data sources, in addition to the internal databases, can significantly enhance companies' marketing capabilities. Armed with more complete data about customers and prospects, companies can perform better customer analytics and achieve more ...

  • June 17, 2004 17 Jun'04

    Making sense of analytic applications

    Now that you've warehoused the data, who do you want to analyze it?

  • June 08, 2004 08 Jun'04

    Cognos improves usability, adds Microsoft integration

    In its latest release, the BI vendor tackles two industry trends.