Business intelligence software

  • March 31, 2004 31 Mar'04

    SAS issues 'its most significant release'

    The analytics giant is out with its long-anticipated SAS 9 platform, promising to widen the reach of predictive analytics to more business users.

  • March 18, 2004 18 Mar'04

    BI chaos caused by conflicting apps

    Disconnected BI tools brought into an organization to solve isolated needs leads to disharmony in the application ranks. There's a better way to do BI, a Gartner analyst says.

  • March 16, 2004 16 Mar'04

    BI's integration trepidation

    An analyst assesses several vendors' plans to make their technology puzzle pieces fit together.

  • March 09, 2004 09 Mar'04

    BI and the Big Dance

    Applications from business intelligence vendor SAS are taking some of the mystery out of who will make it to the annual NCAA basketball tournament. You can apply the same technology for understanding your customers' behavior.

  • February 25, 2004 25 Feb'04

    BI bonanza in busy upgrade week

    Hyperion, Coremetrics and Information Builders are all announcing product improvements.

  • November 19, 2003 19 Nov'03

    MicroStrategy gets in reporting game

    An analyst and early user have weighed in on Report Services, MicroStrategy's first release in the relatively new business intelligence space.

  • September 19, 2003 19 Sep'03

    Coremetrics promises added Web-analytics action

    Added speed and a new ROI guide should help users of Coremetrics Online Analytics 2004 act quickly once they determine how their customers behave online.

  • September 11, 2003 11 Sep'03

    Big week in BI

    Cognos' much ballyhooed ReportNet isn't the only product making a headlines in the business intelligence space. Actuate, SAS and Panorama have announcements too.

  • September 02, 2003 02 Sep'03

    Cognos to take wraps off long-awaited ReportNet

    Cognos' CEO is so confident of the success of his new reporting application that he's vowing to conduct his next earnings call naked if ReportNet doesn't deliver.

  • August 15, 2003 15 Aug'03

    When reams of paper don't amount to a hill of (jelly) beans

    Jelly Belly, maker of gourmet jellybeans, installed business intelligence software to cuts its huge reporting paper trail but found an unexpected hurdle along the way.

  • March 03, 2003 03 Mar'03

    Step this way for a successful customer loyalty program

    Adding IT to the mix can make the prospect of launching a customer loyalty program seem a bit daunting. In this CIO Steps to Success article, learn the essentials of rewarding your best customers while rewarding your bottom line, too.

  • February 18, 2003 18 Feb'03

    Personalization: Now it's concierge treatment

    The formerly over-hyped personalization market has given personalization a bad reputation. But this technology is especially valuable when used in concert with segmentation.

  • February 11, 2003 11 Feb'03

    GIS holds promise for an information revolution

    The term "geographic information systems," might not mean much to the uninitiated, but a Wharton School professor describes GIS as launching a new information revolution.