Business Intelligence Skills

Forrester IT

So you have gone through the Discover and Plan of your Business Intelligence (BI) strategy and are ready to staff your BI support organization. big data. business insights. business intelligence. Analytics Application Development big data business insights business intelligence systems of insight

What’s the difference between Business Intelligence and Big Data?

Eric D. Brown

I’m often asked the following question: What is the difference between Business Intelligence and Big Data? When most people say “Business Intelligence” they’re talking about the class of products that have been implemented in most organizations, not the actual information or knowledge that is derived from the use of these systems. One of the problems that exists today is ensuring everyone understands what big data is and isn’t.

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Is Business Intelligence (BI) Market Finally Maturing? Forrester Three Big BI Market Predictions

Forrester IT

And only somewhere between 20% and 50% of enterprise structured data is being curated and available to enterprise BI tools and applications. big data. business intelligence. Analytics Application Development BI Insights SOI big data business intelligence system of insightsThe buy side market is nowhere near maturity and will continue to be a greenfield opportunity to many BI vendors.

Attunity: Big data management software

CTOvision

Attunity is a leading provider of big data management software solutions that enable access, management, sharing and distribution of data, including Big Data, across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. They are all about moving and preparing data. Business Intelligence CompaniesResearch Team.

Four Steps to Make Your Business Intelligence Teams More Relevant

CTOvision

Self-Service Analytical tools like Tableau, Qlik, and Power BI are enabling business users to perform reporting and analytics on their own with little to no support from the IT organization. This trend has evolved due to several factors including: Organizations are flooded with data and IT organizations are not […]. Big Data and Analytics CTO NewsThe world of analytics is changing.

Big Data Changes Coming in 2018

CTOvision

Data is an overall commodity that a lot of individuals make use these days. Big Data Business Intelligence Companies CTO NewsIt's not surprising to find students trying to accomplish their work through the aid of the internet or research material being readily available online. Technology has created huge leaps for information be readily available to the masses; sifted easily with the […].

Tibco: Business intelligence and analytics provider

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Tibco has long been known for helping businesses interconnect their data in ways that enable business decisions. Their solutions have served business users, including the more advanced statisticians and data scientists but also the average user. Business Intelligence Companies API Big Data Data ScienceBob Gourley.

Tibco: Business intelligence and analytics provider

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Tibco has long been known for helping businesses interconnect their data in ways that enable business decisions. Their solutions have served business users, including the more advanced statisticians and data scientists but also the average user. We track Tibco in our Disruptive IT Directory in the category of Business Intelligence and Analytics Companies. Business Intelligence Companies API Big Data Data Science

Tableau gets new AI-powered business intelligence features

Venture Beast

Tableau is introducing new features designed to extract business insights from data across multiple sources. Read More.

A Timeline of Big Data Analytics

CTOvision

The world seems to run on big data nowadays. In fact, it’s sometimes difficult to remember a time when businesses weren’t intensely focused on big data analytics. It’s equally difficult to forget that big data is still relatively new to the mainstream. The amount of data being generated in the world today is immense, and it’s only getting bigger. Consider the following to be a brief timeline of the big data analytics phenomenon.

Salesforce Gets Into Cloud Business Intelligence Market

Data Center Knowledge

Rolls out Wave, a business intelligence service designed for mere mortals Read More. Big Data Cloud Computing Featured Salesforce

Centralizing Intelligence: How To Make The Most Of Big Data’s Next Evolution

CTOvision

Read Yinglian Xie explain how you can use big data for business intelligence on Forbes : That data is central to the functioning of our modern digital economy is, at this point, a given.

Zoomdata: Designed to support Big Data

CTOvision

Zoomdata is the next generation data visualization system that easily allows companies and people to understand data visually in realtime. Zoomdata develops the world’s fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. Intelligence Community (IC). Research Team.

Zoomdata: Designed to support Big Data

CTOvision

Zoomdata is the next generation data visualization system that easily allows companies and people to understand data visually in realtime. Zoomdata develops the world’s fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. Intelligence Community (IC). Research Team.

Amazon launches new AI services for DevOps and business intelligence applications

Venture Beast

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IBM Cognos: Established Business Intelligence Player

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It has been in the business intelligence sector competing with capabilities from Business Objects, Microstrategy and Oracle. The IBM Cognos platform is advertised as providing users with the business intelligence and performance management content they need to understand what is needed to improve business and achieve better results. For data volumes in the terabytes, the query layer provides in-memory analytics acceleration for dimensional analysis.

Big Data: The Hadoop Business Case

CTOvision

The term “Big Data” has become synonymous with this evolution. But still, many of our customers continue to ask, “What is Big Data?”, “What are its use cases?”, and “What is its business value?”. In the text below, I examine an on-premise Hadoop ecosystem as a general purpose Big Data solution in relation to alternative commercial purpose-built storage technologies (-e.g. What is Big Data? What are the Use Cases for Big Data?

Business Intelligence Analytics: Strategic and Tactical - Part 4

IT Toolbox

Part 4: How Big Data Affects Analytics

Business Intelligence Startup Looker Raises $30M

Data Center Knowledge

Big Data SaaS Evolution in BI tools needs to catch up with revolution in the infrastructure, Looker''s CEO believes Read More.

TIBCO Acquires Business Intelligence Software Firm Jaspersoft for $185 Million

Data Center Knowledge

Acquisition of Jaspersoft accelerates TIBCO''s expansion into embedded business intelligence and reporting Read More. Big Data jaspersoft tibco

Big Data Unlocks Valuable Information Across Organizations—But Only If You Can Protect It

CTOvision

That’s why the most successful businesses today are taking data-driven business intelligence to the next level. They collect vast amounts of information, and use data science to discover new customers needs, develop new products and services, and identify trends and opportunities. Digital companies have taken the lead in this next phase of data-driven decision-making, but it’s now extending across more kinds of organizations and more areas within organizations.

4 Tips for Using Big Data To Improve Consumer Experience

Doctor Chaos

Online storefronts, social media and email marketing all provide major opportunities for collecting data on what their customers prefer and how they behave when they shop. Many businesses, however, don't take full advantage of this data. Know How Businesses Use Big Data.

Big Data – Construct or Reality?

Eric D. Brown

With that out of the way…back to the question at hand: Is big data a construct or reality? By asking that question, I’m really asking this: Is big data really something ‘new’ and ‘big’ that needs to be ‘done’ by organizations today in order to stay competitive…or is big data just a construct used to describe how organizations and people have always used and analyzed data for decision making? Big Data is a reality.

Big Data - Ensuring High Performance

IT Toolbox

Big data applications are common in large IT enterprises. The ability to analyze historical data and predict trends delivers value; in addition, business intelligence (BI) analytics can pay big dividends by avoiding outages and resources shortages, reducing service level agreements (SLAs) and forecasting customer demands for products and services.

Pentaho 5.3 Continues To Deliver On Big Data Analytics With Scale Including AWS Redshift and Impala

CTOvision

of their open data platform including new features which will be of high interest to any enterprise with data (all enterprises!). From their press release: Pentaho to Deliver On Demand Big Data Analytics at Scale on Amazon Web Services and Cloudera. Opens Data Refinery to Amazon Redshift and Cloudera Impala; Pushes the Limits of Analytics Through Blended, Governed Data Delivery On Demand. Big Data Analytics with Cloudera Impala. “As

A look at the Hadoop Big Data Reservoir with Platfora’s Peter Schlampp

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By Ryan Kamauff Peter Schlampp, the Vice President of Products and Business Development at Platfora, explains what the Hadoop Big Data reservoir is and is not in this webinar that I watched today. Knowing what the HDR is and is not is key to pulling out business intelligence insights and analytics. Platfora arrived at these conclusions from interviews of over 200 enteprise IT professionals who are working in the big data space.

InRule: 64% worry about job security while working with AI

Venture Beast

AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page business intelligence category-/Business & Industrial reportsEnterprise decision-makers who work with AI and machine learning are worried about their job security, according to new InRule research. Read More.

Google Looker gets Azure support, API explorer

Venture Beast

AI Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page ai artificial intelligence business intelligence category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Internet & Telecom/Web Services database Google Looker machine learning query language

Don’t let your opinion on big data keep you from using big data

Eric D. Brown

Big data is the future. Big data is hype. These two professionals have been around IT for more than 20 years each and have been involved in some very big projects. Additionally, both are very experience data and analytics professionals. During this call, IT Pro #2 shared the “big data is hype” comment as the reason for why the project wouldn’t be going forward. I asked my friend (Professional #2) if he had changed his mind about big data.

Top LinkedIn Groups in 2014 for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science

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It it he analyzes the Top 30 LinkedIn Groups for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science. We update our analysis of Top 30 LinkedIn Groups for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science (Dec 2013) and find several interesting trends. Advanced Business Analytics, Data Mining and Predictive Modeling: 121,816 (74% growth in 12 months). Big Data and Analytics: 74,350 (100%). Data Scientists: 114%.

Birst Closes $38 Million For Cloud Business Intelligence

Data Center Knowledge

Amazon Big Data Cloud Computing birst capgemini sap Birst nets $38 million for fueling growth, Capgemeni launches Elastic Analytics on Amazon''s cloud, and SAP and the NFL team up to power cloud-based player comparison tools.

Which Government, Non-Profit and NGO Have Big Data/CDH Lessons Learned To Share?

CTOvision

If you are in or know people in government, non-profits or NGO’s that have leveraged Hadoop in service to missions please nominate them for recognition as part of the 2014 Data Impact Awards presented by Cloudera. Here is more on this activity: The 2014 Data Impact award, presented by Cloudera, is a great way of helping the community learn best practices by highlighting mission-focused solutions. 2014 Data Impact Awards. intelligence community. By Bob Gourley.

When AI meets BI: 5 red flags to watch for

Venture Beast

AI can transform BI into a tool that drives data-driven decision-making, but incorporating AI into existing BI environments is difficult. AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page business intelligence category-/Business & Industrial category-/Science/Computer Science

Big Data in the Clouds with Hortonworks and Microsoft Azure

IT Pros Rock!

Product Manager at Hortonworks joins Keith Mayer as they discuss how Hortonworks can help with your Big Data and Hadoop needs. Tune in as they provide us with an in-depth demo of their solutions and learn how you can get started on the Hortonworks Data Platform. [ Microsoft Azure Platform SQL Server Azure Open Source Big Data Business Intelligence SQL Apache Cordova BI Windows Azure Partners PartnerRohit Bakhshi, Sr.

What Is Big Data? The Real Challenges Beyond Volume, Velocity.

Social, Agile and Transformation

I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 and business transformation. What Is Big Data? Big Datas Challenges. I was asked this week by a colleague, "What is your definition of Big Data"? Big Data for All Businesses.

Big Data News: HP Expands Vertica Analytics Platform

Data Center Knowledge

HP expands its big data analytics platform with Hadoop integration, SGI partners with Extreme Networks for Hadoop solutions, Zettaset secures Hadoop, and Concurrent delivers an all-access pass to business intelligence tools on Hadoop. Big Data Hewlett-Packard SGI concurent Extreme Networks hadoop zettaset

Instantly Visualize your Big Data with Platfora's Vizboards - CTOvision

CTOvision

Organizations that rely on the big data processing power of Hadoop can come across problems when the raw data of Business Intelligence (BI) workflow creates a bottleneck. The analysts who need the data to Platfora_220.

Which BI apps do enterprise users most admire?

Venture Beast

Enterprise leaders rated business intelligence (BI) applications on security, analytics, and product strategy in a SoftwareReviews survey. Read More.

Creating a Big Data Platform Roadmap

Perficient Data & Analytics

One of the most frequently asked questions by our customers is the roadmap to deploying a Big Data Platform and becoming a truly data-driven enterprise. Just as you can’t build a house without a foundation, you can’t start down a big data path without first establishing groundwork for success. There are several key steps to prepare the organization to realize the benefits of a big data solution with both structured and unstructured data.

BI Is Dead; Long Live BI

Forrester - Business Intelligence

The perception of legacy enterprise business intelligence (BI) platforms comes with some legitimate stigma and baggage.

The 7 Stages Of Big Data Analytics That Every CIO Needs To Know About

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to learn how to ride the tsunami of big data Image Credit. CIOs have always had to find ways to deal with data. The arrival of the era of Big Data has almost overnight turned what was already a challenging task into a nearly impossible task. Everyone in the company understands the importance of information technology and they all believe that the IT department can solve all data related problems. Just having a lot of data does a CIO no good.

Big Data Means Big Headaches For CIOs

The Accidental Successful CIO

Too much data is enough to make any CIO’s head hurt. One of the things that makes having the CIO job different today from how it was in the past, besides the growing awareness of the importance of information technology, is the arrival of so-called “big data” We’re talking about terabytes or even petabytes of data and all of the headaches that come along with it. The Problem With Big Data. With big data comes big headaches.

GoodData delivers headless BI service for the enterprise

Venture Beast

GoodData delivers on its promise to offer an enterprise edition of its headless business intelligence service. Read More.