Business Intelligence: August 2011

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

A Dozen Ways to Get the Most out of Your BPM System

August 30, 2011

Business process management (BPM) experts reveal their tips for improving business processes and increasing productivity.

Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Data Virtualization

August 29, 2011

'Move or stay' is the big decision facing business intelligence implementations – should data be local or centralized? Some new …

Shift from Reporting to Analysis Requires Asking the Right Questions

August 25, 2011

It used to be so much simpler to hire a data analyst. You looked for someone who knew how to take data that had been loaded into and then …

Review: Panorama Necto Socially-Enabled Business Intelligence

August 24, 2011

Necto combines the consumer model of social media with enterprise business intelligence in the new version of the Necto BI suite.

Workday 14 Offers Embedded Intelligence for Business Processes

August 22, 2011

The latest version of Workday's enterprise solution for HR and financial management includes more than 140 new features.

Open Source Business Intelligence Heats Up

August 17, 2011

Open source business intelligence is growing faster than the rest of the BI market, according to a recent study.

Business Intelligence Challenged by Social, Mobile Data

August 15, 2011

IT buyers need to look at the "other" category to determine which business intelligence vendors are flexible enough to keep up with …

Business Intelligence Buying Guide for Small Businesses

August 11, 2011

The business intelligence vendors covered in our SMB buying guide may not be well known, but they're worth checking out.

Microsoft to Release Hadoop Connectors for SQL Server, Parallel Data Warehouse

August 10, 2011

New Hadoop connectors will provide interoperability between SQL Server, PDW and Hadoop environments.

Midmarket Business Intelligence Buying Guide

August 9, 2011

Open source and easy-to-use business intelligence tools dominate the midmarket.

Business Intelligence Vendors Put BI in the Hands of Apple iPad Users

August 5, 2011

New mobile versions of popular business intelligence apps are now available to Apple iPad users.

Hadoop, Big Data and Small Businesses

August 2, 2011

Distributed infrastructures for enterprise search and indexing are becoming the norm, but what can small businesses do?

Oracle Builds Data Warehousing and Analytics for Financial Services

August 1, 2011

Oracle says its Financial Services Data Warehouse was engineered for the needs of financial firms.