16 May, 2013
The role of a business analyst is to aggregate data to figure out how his or her organization can leverage the data to operate more efficiently and effectively. The Harvard Business Review calls the position of business analyst or data scientist the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” Business-analyst jobs are predicted to increase by 22 percent by 2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics…
Publication: The Huffington Post
13 May, 2013
In a world where data drives everything, do we need data scientists to make sense of this tidal wave of information…
30 April, 2013
SAS, the world’s largest independent business intelligence provider, updated its frontline analytics engine April 29 with a new version that can be deployed in several ways: in public or private clouds, hosted by SAS or via on-premise software…
18 April, 2013
Business analytics, particularly customer-facing applications, is a growing segment for Splunk and it is looking to capitalize on the momentum by targeting specific verticals such as healthcare and e-commerce…
8 April, 2013
Oracle Extends Business Analytics Portfolio Empowering Organizations To Transform Data Into Insights
Oracle today announced powerful updates to its leading Business Analytics solutions, reinforcing Oracle’s commitment to enabling organizations to use real-time insights that drive innovation and optimize operations while simplifying IT.
Oracle Endeca Information Discovery 3.0 delivers a completely redesigned user interface that offers new drag and drop visualizations to provide users with a superior discovery experience, new personal data load for business users to add their own Excel data files to IT provided data, and new Oracle BI Server connectivity, to leverage trusted data from existing analytic applications, along with other features.
Oracle Business Intelligence…
22 March, 2013
The promised land consisting of new data-driven businesses, greater transparency into how operations actually work, better predictions, and faster testing is alluring indeed…
Publication: McKinsey Quarterly
22 March, 2013
Business Analytics & Business Intelligence Market is Growing at an Estimated CAGR of 25.8% & to Reach $16.52 Billion by 2018
(PRWEB) March 20, 2013
MarketsandMarkets recently conducted a study on the Cloud Based Business Analytics Market: “Cloud Based Business Analytics Market (Incl. Cloud BI, SaaS BI, Predictive; Text; Web; Speech; Machine; Video Analytics and Delivery Models) (2013 – 2018)”, which analyzed and studied the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, Japan, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.
118 Market Data Tables
247 Pages and an in-depth Table of Content on “Business Analytics & BI Market”
6 March, 2013
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March 6, 2013 –
Birst Inc., the leading provider of agile business analytics, today announced that Hiperos is using Birst to power Hiperos Analytics within its flagship product, Hiperos 3rd Party Management (3PM). Birst is also providing Hiperos with extensive internal reporting and analysis, and serving as the basis for a benchmarking service that allows Hiperos customers to compare aspects of their 3rd party relationships with those of their peers.
Hiperos 3PM, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution, allows organizations to simplify the complexity of managing 3rd parties – the vendors, suppliers, distributors, and agents who today deliver…
20 February, 2013
In today’s complex technology environment, IT professionals need to speak with people using basic business language. One’s ability to lose the IT jargon is critical, especially when presenting to business executives and managers. CIOs need to articulate the strategic value of their IT organizations to executives who want higher returns and lower costs. But it’s not so simple…