Business Intelligence: August 2013

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

Can Big Data Breach IT and Marketing Divide?

August 23, 2013

IT, marketing functions should partner on Big Data analytics initiatives, experts agree.

Capgemini Intros Big Data Analytics Solution on Amazon Web Services

August 22, 2013

Capgemini wants to help companies jump start their Big Data analytics projects with a cloud-based business intelligence solution that …

How to Choose a Hadoop Distribution

August 16, 2013

Choosing which of the three types of Hadoop distributions will work best for your organization largely comes down to where you are in your …

Mid-Size Business Intelligence Buying Guide

August 14, 2013

Looking for business intelligence software that doesn't feel too big or too small, but just right? You may find it from BI vendors that hit …

Business Intelligence Startup Looker Raises $16M

August 13, 2013

Looker's proprietary data modeling language helps organizations address shortcomings of SQL and make analytics more accessible to "ordinary" …

IT's Role in Big Data Marketing

August 6, 2013

While Big Data analysis presents new opportunities for marketers, they will need help from their IT colleagues to turn data-derived insights …

Can Big Data Avoid The Correlation Trap?

August 5, 2013

Can Big Data help enterprises establish causation, and thus avoid the data correlation trap? Yes, says Wayne Kernochan of Infostructure …

Embedded Analytics Catching Fire

August 1, 2013

One of the hottest trends in business intelligence today is embedding analytics capabilities into transactional applications.