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Our latest thoughts on Performance Management and Business Intelligence

What you need to know about Cognos Dynamic Cubes

By |January 4th, 2013|Categories: Education, Resources|Tags: , |

The highly anticipated 10.2 version of IBM Cognos Business Intelligence was released in September 2012. Along with the new version there is also a new IBM Cognos OLAP capability known as Dynamic Cubes. Cognos [...]

BI, Predictive Analytics, and Big Data: No. 1 Nucleus in Top 10 Predictions for 2013

By |November 9th, 2012|Categories: Industry News and Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Nucleus Research announced its Top 10 Predictions for 2013, revealing several interesting trends emerging for the coming year. Nucleus estimates BI adoption will double worldwide in 2013 as greater usability for non-expert analytics users, lower-cost [...]

The Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2013

By |October 26th, 2012|Categories: Industry News and Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Analysts have examined top industry trends at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo and identified the top 10 technologies that will be strategic for most organizations in 2013. According to Gartner, “a strategic technology may be an existing technology [...]

Boosting competitiveness with Mobile BI

By |July 11th, 2012|Categories: Industry News and Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Organizations in today’s business environment are faced with increased uncertainty and competition – and are expecting more ahead. At the same time, the increasing use of smart phones and tablets as business tools is bringing [...]

Mobile BI – The Global Shift in How Organizations Do Business

By |July 6th, 2012|Categories: Industry News and Trends|Tags: , , , , |

It’s no secret: one of the biggest and unstoppable revolutions in business world today is coming through the increased use of smart phones, tablets, and other mobile devices. Organizations are using them in healthcare, insurance, [...]

Benefits of an Analytical Enterprise

By |April 10th, 2012|Categories: Industry News and Trends|Tags: , , , , |

A new Nucleus research note titled “The Stages of an Analytic Enterprise” reveals that the more organizations spend on business intelligence, performance management, and predictive analytics, the higher the returns on those investments will be. [...]