Epicor Announces Smarter Business Intelligence Initiative
Updated · Oct 12, 2010
Epicor Software Corporation (EPIC) has announced its Smarter Business Intelligence (BI) initiative that builds on the real-time, embedded and pre-packaged analytics delivered with the Epicor 9 enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. According to the company in its recent news release on Market Watch, the new initiative is designed to leverage the model driven service-oriented architecture (SOA) of Epicor ERP, as well as advanced analytic and cloud computing technologies offered by Microsoft.
“‘Epicor continues to be a leading strategic Microsoft partner, delivering innovative business applications leveraging Microsoft technologies and platforms,’ said Bob Maher, Sr. Director at Microsoft Corp. ‘The development Epicor is doing around advanced, predictive analytics that will utilize SQL Server PowerPivot and the Windows Azure platform will help transform the way business users utilize the abundance of data inside their ERP systems, with the ability to model and analyze information rapidly for greater business insight.'”