Few industry watchers foresee much in the way of serious overlap between Big Blue's existing data warehousing assets and Netezza's. However, IBM will probably have to make some tough choices, particularly on the software side.
Creative ways to leverage PowerPivot.
The best analytic applications will help improve business processes, monitor and manage critical business events, and deliver richer information through both contextual relevance and analytic insight.
Emerging tech is the theme of Orlando TDWI conference. BI expert and conference speaker Steve Dine leads us through the latest in BI innovations and trends.
Only about one in ten enterprises has deployed BI to a majority of its users.
IT sees value of Analytics, but few have formalized analytics plan.
How software-as-a-service can be used with BI, plus a look at the technology's drawbacks and limitations.
Why data federation has earned itself a seat at the data management round table
MDM may not be easy but it's worth the effort.
BI expert looks at two recent trends that have the potential to bring greater adoption of BI to enterprises: Outlook integration and BI search.
A new report explores which BI professionals are drawn to the technology and the self-service benefits it can provide.
Making the most of the 80 percent of data stored as text is the job of this increasing popular technology.
How PowerPivot can be incorporated into your enterprise BI projects.
Users are yearning for more analytic responsibility
Using BI and data warehousing tools on data collected from social media applications could allow companies to better store, search, and analyze that data. The founder of a firm that makes a capture and storage platform for social media sees synergies just ahead.
Hard BI benefits -- such as reductions in costs or in employee headcounts -- remain frustratingly elusive, according to a new survey.
Why data aggregation, data exhaust, and metadata are the fundamental building blocks to tomorrow’s business model for organizations of nearly any size.
A new report delves into the importance, use, and management of metadata and how it's become a critical component for your enterprise.
Mobile service providers struggle to match data usage to revenues. A new kind of BI can help.
In a 24/7 marketplace, you need reliable and timely information. We explain the data integration challenges and how to overcome them.