Business Intelligence: July 2011

Business Intelligence (BI), analytics, and data mining software and solutions. - Archive for July 2011

SAP and Google Partner for Geospatial Business Intelligence

July 27, 2011

Location-based business intelligence visualization is the goal of a new SAP collaboration with Google Maps and Earth.

SAP Looks to Partners for Mobility Boost

July 27, 2011

I've been hitting the tablet angle for business intelligence pretty hard, writing about it several times in the past few weeks. But that's …

MicroStrategy BI Cloud Platform Connects Facebook with Enterprises

July 25, 2011

The company is offering a new business intelligence cloud service and Facebook Gateway for enterprise customers.

Is it Time to Add Google+ to Social CRM Tools?

July 22, 2011

The meteoric rise of Google+ means it's only a matter of time until social CRM and social media monitoring tools begin tracking the service.

Microsoft's Project Daytona Takes It into the Big Data Space

July 22, 2011

Microsoft announced a set of tools and services built around the Azure platform that will allow researchers to analyze extremely large data …

HUD's CIO Understands Importance of Data

July 21, 2011

In May, I wrote about how data-driven decision making was far from a mainstream practice despite its obvious benefits. A growing …

Microsoft Research Debuts 'Daytona' Azure Analytics Tools

July 19, 2011

The company's research wing readies tools to help scientists process large data sets using Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform.

California ISO Leverages Location-based Solution for Power Grid Management

July 19, 2011

California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO), which manages about 85 percent of California's power load, has incorporated …

Oracle Enhances Business Intelligence with Environmental Accounting and Reporting

July 18, 2011

New Oracle ERP modules track greenhouse gas emissions and other environmental data against corporate reduction targets using existing …

Omniture Co-Founder Launches New Business Intelligence Venture

July 14, 2011

New software-as-a-service (SaaS) business intelligence venture launches with $43 million in funding.

SAS Analytics Helps Organizations Search and Manage Big Data

July 13, 2011

New business software from SAS helps analyze big data to reveal insights and improve decision-making.

MicroStrategy Unveils Tool for Mobile Business Intelligence Apps

July 11, 2011

The new Transaction Services feature lets companies create mobile business intelligence applications.

ResCare Improves Corporate Performance with Oracle Business Intelligence

July 8, 2011

Who says most business intelligence projects fail? ResCare got results in just a few months with help from Oracle and Optimum Solutions.

Amazon Bets Big on Big Data Startup

July 8, 2011

Amazon led the latest round of funding for analytic database vendor ParAccel.

Sybase IQ Boosts Business Analytics with MPP Technology

July 7, 2011

Starbucks Brews up Business Case for Mobile BI

July 7, 2011

It's only been a few weeks since I wrote about the growing buzz for mobile business intelligence, particularly when it's delivered via …