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August 15, 2017
Artificial intelligence products are the future and many tech vendors are AI washing to trick potential customers into thinking they're buying leading-edge software.
June 22, 2017
Running business intelligence applications in the cloud has yet to take the BI world by storm. Researcher Howard Dresner offers insight on why and discusses the state of cloud BI software.
December 01, 2015
Released with much fanfare in 2014, the Salesforce Analytics Cloud has encountered some company successes, but also more tepid response than expected. What's holding it back?
September 21, 2015
Getting analytics applications like Salesforce Wave ready to yield insight to adjust business behavior can be challenging. You need to get some foundational issues in place.
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As cloud computing becomes more common, there are signs that companies increasingly are looking at whether cloud BI and analytics applications should be part of their IT plans. Continue Reading
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Subscription-based software pricing associated with the cloud can also be useful in on-premises deployments, as shown by Tableau's full embrace of the subscription approach. Continue Reading
Azure AI, via the Cortana Intelligence Suite, can transform cloud-based business processes. But take note of the expertise required to configure some of these services. Continue Reading
Managing and analyzing data in the cloud can reduce IT costs and simplify technology deployments and upgrades. But adoption levels remain relatively low, despite the potential benefits. Continue Reading
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Sabre VP says SAP SaaS offerings like Ariba and SuccessFactors will be key in new S/4HANA-centered architecture, but data transfer is a challenge for cloud-based analytics. Continue Reading
With sales teams struggling to access and consume data, Salesforce Wave Analytics promises ease of use and accessibility. Continue Reading
Is a cloud BI and analytics strategy the right choice for your organization? That may depend on whether your data is on-premises or already in the cloud. Continue Reading
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It seems like everything's in motion these days. Streaming data is no exception. With the avenues of information proliferating, it's critical that companies extract value from incoming data in real time, enabling them to devise successful business ... Continue Reading
One community health center was not content with the quality of care it was delivering, so it decided to do something about it with help from health analytics. Continue Reading
BI and data analytics are promising cloud apps, but data storage costs halt enterprise adoption. Data abstraction and other processes can cut costs. Continue Reading