Daily Finance columnist Anders Bylund (@TMFZahrim) made a big deal about Big Data investments this past week and showcased how BI software is the solution for dealing with all the data once you have your “enormous database.” While this column was directed at companies to invest in, Bylund provided a good… Read More →
Business Intelligence Software
Many of you have probably heard the tongue-in-cheek phrase, “Death by PowerPoint”. It’s even more likely that you have had to endure a brutally boring and unproductive presentation session more than once. It turns out that there are parts of the government and private industry working to avoid wasting precious cycles with… Read More →
A new report by business intelligence industry expert Cindi Howson discusses the impact ease-of-use and user interfaces have on the adoption of business intelligence.
Spotfire has two new white papers available to help organizations understand the changing dynamics of business intelligence and analytics.
A recent blog makes the case that the larger, older business intelligence vendors haven’t made the transition from building data warehousing solutions to building systems that address “data sense-making.” It states that “data sense-making (also known as analytics) requires…an approach that leads with design, not engineering, and focuses on people, their needs and abilities, not technology.”
Want the most up-to-date information on the business intelligence market? Follow some of the conversations on Twitter.
Jeff Vance of Datamation recently covered the business intelligence vendor market. In “Business Intelligence Software: Ten Leaders,” Vance calls the business intelligence software market a “David vs. Goliath” fight between “behemoth” vendors and “pure-play” vendors. Read this blog posting to see where Spotfire ranks among the ten business intelligence leaders.
The Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study, by Howard Dresner, will provide “an unbiased view of the market to those interested in selecting the best business intelligence vendors and products.”
Are you a Spotfire user with a great business intelligence or analytics story to share? We’re looking for Spotfire users to talk about their Spotfire successes using R/S+ in commercial applications at the upcoming R User Conference.
Chances are above average that someone at JetBlue headquarters in New York will read even this humble technology blog thanks to text analytics. Like a watchdog, analytics software scans the Internet to find keywords and phrases and then reviews the contents to see customer sentiment, competitive business intelligence and even… Read More →