Business Intelligence: December 2011

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

Rethinking Business Intelligence for Marketing: Strategy, Technology, Metrics

December 22, 2011

A recent IBM study highlights the shifting challenges for chief marketing officers and the potential for business intelligence.

IBM Buys Supply Chain Analytics Firm Emptoris

December 15, 2011

The acquisition of cloud and on-premise supply chain analytics specialist Emptoris is the latest in a raft of acquisitions by Big Blue to …

Top Business Analytics Startups of 2011

December 14, 2011

As 2011 draws to a close, EnterpriseAppsToday takes a quick look at some of these companies and shows how their apps dovetail with key …

Birst Aims for Analytics Sweet Spot with In-Memory Database

December 14, 2011

Vendor says in-memory database offers data analysis capabilities of more costly enterprise solutions in a smaller and more affordable …

SAP Makes Social Analysis Play with NetBase Agreement

December 12, 2011

SAP is selling NetBase’s social media analytics software and examining opportunities to integrate it with SAP applications, including …

IBM Snaps Up DemandTec for Cloud-Based Commerce Analytics

December 9, 2011

IBM will acquire DemandTec in a $440 million cash transaction to add its cloud-based analytics software to the IBM Smarter Commerce …

JasperSoft Advances Business Intelligence for Big Data

December 7, 2011

Open source business intelligence vendor takes a different approach to analyzing Hadoop.

JackBe Makes Business Intelligence Self-Service

December 2, 2011

The company says its business intelligence software is built for front-line managers.