Business Intelligence (BI)
Best practices, news, tips and trends for capitalizing on BI (business intelligence).
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Splunk and Tableau have formed a strategic alliance through which Tableau's visual analytics business intelligence platform can connect to machine data from Splunk as a native data source. The partners say the alliance will drive new kinds of real-time business analytics.
Wed, February 26, 2014 - The INFORMS code of ethics requires analytics professionals to report unbiased answers, not just what the client wants to hear.
Wed, February 19, 2014 - Informatica 9.6 borrows a few techniques from agile development to hasten the delivery of business intelligence
Wed, February 19, 2014 - IT is full of shorthand. (Hey, there's one example.) Many abbreviations and acronyms have become standard terms in tech, if not everyday language. But some terms just need to be retired.
Tue, February 18, 2014 - Pricing details for the new modules will be announced at the Convergence conference next month
Thu, February 13, 2014 - The new Intel Data Platform features the latest version of its Hadoop distribution
Thu, February 13, 2014 - The big data era calls for NoSQL databases. Explore the new alternatives to old RDBMS and find out which one is best for you.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - The two partners are working to make it easier than ever to bring Hadoop into the enterprise with an open hybrid cloud model and improved customer support collaboration.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - In beta since July, Microsoft Power BI is now generally available for all users
Mon, February 10, 2014 - After nearly eight months in public preview, Power BI for Office 365 is now generally available. Microsoft is aiming to unlock business intelligence for everyone with the new add-on service for Office 365.
Wed, February 05, 2014 - The startup has developed an in-memory database and BI appliance
Mon, February 03, 2014 - Google hasn't been anyone's idea of an ethical beacon in recent years.
Mon, February 03, 2014 - The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care has more than 100 TB of Medicare claims data. This information, combined with peer-reviewed medical research, informs healthcare policy and helps institutions compare their quality metrics. Like any good atlas, it also uses data-driven maps to prove its points.
Fri, January 31, 2014 - Dell is bringing analytics directly to the desktops of its managers, and saving money in the process