KPMG announces new enterprise app incubator

It's a truism that the era of Big Data has added huge challenges for enterprises seeking to unlock the value in that data. That's why data analytics is such a booming field right

Published on: May 30th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

SAP and Microsoft expand cloud, big data collaboration

The cloud, big data and mobile are probably the three biggest trends in enterprise computing these days. So it's not too surprising that two of the biggest enterprise computing powerhouses have announced that

Published on: May 21st, 2014 Andrew Brooks

SAP takes business analytics to the cloud

Business intelligence and business analytics are probably among the most ponderous, compute-heavy tranches of enterprise data. But even these lumbering behemoths can show an agile turn or two when taken into the cloud

Published on: May 15th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Want to link to partners? It isn’t as easy as you think, IBM exec warns

TAMPA -- John Mesberg, IBM’s vice-president of commerce solutions, oversees a broad a portfolio of products and services for procurement, supply chain and e-commerce buyers of technology that companies can match. It’s so

Published on: May 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM puts customer engagement products under one roof

TAMPA -- IBM has no shortage of software for helping organizations with what is broadly called customer engagement – everything from analytics to price optimization – and separate channels for selling them. To

Published on: May 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Tibco releases Spotfire 6.5 with new desktop, mobile metrics

Business intelligence vendor Tibco has released version 6.5 of its Spotfire business analytics and visualization platform. The company says that the new version offers an improved user interface and ease of operation. The

Published on: April 29th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Canadian BI solution adds infographics

To say the business intelligence software market is crowded would be an understatement. Giants like IBM Cognos, SAP BusinessObjects, SAS,  Microsoft are there, as well as significant players Tibco, Information Builders, MicroStrategy… All

Published on: April 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP alters data warehousing with Business Warehouse 7.4

Organization with huge data warehouse typically move large sets of information during off-peak periods. German enterprise software maker SAP AG intends to change this practice with its Business Warehouse 7.4 which currently being

Published on: March 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

SAS expands availability of software for students

When there’s an IT skills shortage in a particular area organizations have only a few options: Hope a person with the needed qualifications shows up at the door, pay for talent or send

Published on: March 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon