Business Intelligence: February 2013

Business Intelligence (BI), analytics, and data mining software and solutions. - Archive for February 2013

Information Builders Gives WebFOCUS the Big Data Analytics Treatment

February 28, 2013

New enhancements bring a real-time, Big Data-fueled edge to Information Builders' WebFOCUS business intelligence offerings.

In the Contact Center: Speech Analytics Software Buying Guide

February 26, 2013

Speech analytics software is seeing rapid growth in the call center, thanks to its ability to reveal customer insights. Here are five …

Chartio Adds Salesforce to Visual Analytics Mix

February 21, 2013

The analytics startup integrates Salesforce data to enable real-time business intelligence gathering for users of the leading cloud CRM …

Teradata Enhances Visualization Capabilities of Big Data Platform

February 20, 2013

Teradata's Aster Discovery Platform 5.10, due later this year, is designed to give SQL-savvy analysts the ability to easily create Big Data …

Open Source Elasticsearch Firm Raises $24M

February 20, 2013

As more enterprises base their Big Data search platforms on Elasticsearch, the software maker rakes in additional funding to advance and …

SaaS, Big Data and More: Speech Analytics in the Contact Center

February 19, 2013

Speech analytics has caught on in the contact center. It's likely to become even more popular, thanks to Big Data, SaaS and other trends.

Top 10 Mobile Business Intelligence Apps

February 14, 2013

Mobile BI moves the needle on productivity by giving people access to the data they need to do their jobs on their smartphones and tablets.

Want Better Analytics? Put Sentiment Analysis in Context

February 12, 2013

While sentiment analysis shows a great deal of promise for improving customer interactions, companies must use it in context with their …

Sailthru Raises $19M for Personalized Slant on Big Data

February 11, 2013

Following a period of explosive growth, Sailthru attracts funds to put a personalized spin on Big Data.

DataXu Raises $27M for Big Data Marketing

February 7, 2013

Venture capitalists are showing the love for Big Data startups, especially those with solutions geared toward marketers. The latest to get …

IBM Buys Business Intelligence Automation Specialist

February 5, 2013

IBM's analytics slate grows with the acquisition of a business intelligence process automation and application integration software …

SAS Aims Visual Analytics at Midsized Businesses

February 5, 2013

Now that the company's data exploration and visualization platform runs on departmental-level IT infrastructures, SAS puts Big Data insights …

Big Data Market to Reach $48.3B by 2018

February 1, 2013

The Big Data market is only growing bigger, according to a forecast from Transparency Market Research. The firm predicts a CAGR of 40.5 …

Dell Accelerates Moves to SAP HANA

February 1, 2013

Dell jumps into the ring to deliver pre-packaged SAP HANA infrastructure solutions.