Category Archives: SME BI

Business Intelligence for the Small, Medium sized Enterprise

Business Intelligence on the iPad

Updated: 28th Jan 2011 Having had the pleasure of using an iPad over the Xmas/New Year break, I thought it would be of interest to review what ‘apps’ are available to enable Business Intelligence on the iPad. Vendor Software Demo … Continue reading

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Guide to managing Key Performance Indicators

Original article Rupert Ralston, IRIS Enterprise Software Too many businesses are being caught up in the nonsense and over-complexity surrounding ‘KPI’ analysis, reporting and measurement. When businesses grow and management is no longer involved in the ‘on the ground’ running … Continue reading

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Square’s proposition for small businesses: Analytics

by Meghan Keane Twitter founder Jack Dorsey is getting a lot of attention for his latest venture. Square, his mobile payments platform, is already the darling of the startup world. The company was valued at $40 million before it even … Continue reading

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Announces Pentaho Data Integration 4.0, World’s First Unified Development Environment for Business Intelligence Applications

Pentaho Corporation, the open source business intelligence (BI) leader, today announced the preview of Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) 4.0, the next major product milestone in the company’s Agile BI initiative, announced in November. PDI 4.0 is the world’s first fully … Continue reading

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The Promise of Free Business Intelligence

by Lyndsay Wise With recent economic uncertainties and promises of recovery, organizations are taking a more conservative approach to overall software adoption. Consequently, the business intelligence (BI) market has had to adapt itself to help organizations take advantage of what … Continue reading

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SAS Institute, Zoho Take Business Intelligence Mainstream

by Matthew Weinberger Conventional wisdom says business intelligence software is designed for large enterprises. But recent moves from a range of software companies — including SAS Institute and Zoho, respectively — suggest BI is going broader and attracting SMB (small … Continue reading

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