Business Intelligence: December 2012

Business Intelligence (BI), analytics, and data mining software and solutions. - Archive for December 2012

Data Virtualization and Big Data: A 'Virtual Case Study'

December 26, 2012

Data virtualization and Big Data are a match made in analytics heaven, according to Wayne Kernochan of Infostructure Associates.

Oracle Snaps up DataRaker

December 14, 2012

Oracle buys a cloud-based, smart meter analytics specialist to add momentum to its Big Data push.

Feds to Spend $7.2B on Big Data by 2017

December 13, 2012

Affordable analytics solutions and growing cloud adoption are sparking increased federal government demand for Big Data solutions.

Birst Launches Predictive Sales Analytics

December 13, 2012

Analytics software specialist Birst brings predictive analytics to major SFA apps.

Big Data Analytics Startup ClearStory Raises $9M

December 6, 2012

ClearStory, another startup that puts a user-friendly spin on Big Data analytics, rakes in VC funds.

HP Revamps AppSystem for Scale Out

December 4, 2012

New AppSytem hardware/software approach goes for a 'Lego'-like approach to building scale-out architecture. First up: new Vertica and Big …

SAS Points Big Data Guns at Fraudsters

December 4, 2012

Analytics provider SAS plans to fight financial crimes by boosting R&D and leveraging in-memory technology.