Dresner Advisory Services has begun data collection for its 2015 Wisdom of Crowds research study. All TIBCO Analytics users (Spotfire and Jaspersoft) are invited to participate in the 6th annual examination of the state of the business intelligence (BI) marketplace, focusing on BI drivers, usage and deployment trends, products, and… Read More →
Companies of all sizes and industries are at different phases in their analytics maturity. No matter what stage of the analytics journey your organization is at, analyst and industry conferences often represent an opportunity to determine how your organization’s capabilities stack up, and help identify new opportunities for improvement and… Read More →
In this installment of our best practices for cloud business intelligence series, we explore another best practice that can be used to guide vendor selection from a technological standpoint: architecture and features. One of the chief benefits of cloud BI is the ability for business users to assemble and visualize… Read More →
In this latest installment on best practices for cloud business intelligence, we examine a critical requirement before committing to a long-term cloud analytic partnership: proof of concept (POCs). A good starting point for substantiating a proof of concept is by selecting an application that addresses a real business or operational… Read More →
When it comes to transforming big data into actionable insights, SMBs have been lagging behind larger enterprises. The good news is now SMBs can take advantage of BI (Business Intelligence) and analytics in the cloud to increase business agility as well as save time and money by deploying IT infrastructure… Read More →
As organizational leaders, managers, and knowledge workers face mounting pressure to accomplish more and more work in a shorter amount of time, there’s increasing demand for agile analytics tools and techniques that can enable business professionals to make fully informed decisions quickly. Meanwhile, business users now expect the ability to… Read More →
Health care spending is expected to reach $4.8 trillion by 2021, according to a report by Aetna Inc. This means that health care spending will be almost 20 percent of the gross domestic product.
With an unlimited amount of information about products and services accessible from as close as their smartphones, customers are more empowered than ever. To adapt and succeed in this increasingly competitive landscape, companies must rely on employees at the front lines of customer interactions to stay ahead of consumer demands.
In the fickle and cyclical semiconductor industry, market trends and pricing are constantly shifting. NXP Semiconductors N.V., which develops electronics solutions for the connected car, cybersecurity, portable and wearable devices, and the Internet of Things (IoT), understands this all too well.
Seventy percent of the companies that were listed on the Fortune 1000 just 10 years ago have disappeared. The reason? They’re victims of change – casualties of the digital disruption as well as their inabilities to anticipate and mitigate risk, says Forrester VP and Principal Analyst Craig Le Clair. But… Read More →