Category Archives: Software

Cloud-Based Business Intelligence Reporting for the ‘Masses’-It’s About Time Says @indicee

Indicee has launched out of Vancouver, B.C., offering to ease the pain of businesses frustrated with cutting and pasting data into spreadsheets in order to create reports. Indicee was developed by members of the founding team of Crystal Reports as … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Trends for 2010 in Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Performance Management

By Nenshad Bardoliwalla In the wake of the long-running massive industry consolidation in the Enterprise Software industry that reached its zenith with the acquisitions of Business Intelligence market leaders Hyperion, Cognos, and Business Objects in 2007, one could certainly have … Continue reading

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Business Intelligence Comes of Age for Companies of All Sizes

By Bob Stein Professional, reliable and easy to use Business Intelligence (BI) is essential to maintaining an edge and meeting financial performance objectives in the increasingly competitive convenience store retailing industry. The amount of change in the economy today, which … Continue reading

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At a Software Powerhouse, the Good Life Is Under Siege

By STEVE LOHR A TOUR of its carefully tended, 300-acre corporate campus here leaves little doubt why surveys, year after year, rate the SAS Institute, the world’s largest private software company, among the best places to work. There is the … Continue reading

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Smarter Execs Focus On Goals, Not Just Metrics

They’re still using analytic dashboards, but tying the data to strategic goals. By Doug Henschen It’s 7 a.m. in San Antonio, Texas, and Rich Marcogliese, chief operating officer of Valero Energy, is holding his usual morning meeting with the plant managers … Continue reading

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Business Intelligence Accelerator Improves NHS Nottinghamshire County Operational Efficiency

 NHS BI specialists, 21C, leverages existing Microsoft software infrastructure to liberate information silos in just two months NHS business intelligence (BI) specialists, 21C, today announced that NHS Nottinghamshire County has deployed its BI Accelerator to improve operational efficiency. Utilising Microsoft … Continue reading

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Trends in the Healthcare Business Intelligence Marketplace

Jason Oliveira , Kurt Salmon Associates, writes: The Business Intelligence Challenge The importance of business intelligence (BI) has grown exponentially as healthcare providers respond to a wide range of internal and external demands. While advances in health information technology may … Continue reading

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