SAS performs 18 hour analytics job in 2.5 minutes

SAS performs 18 hour analytics job in 2.5 minutes

SAS Institute Inc. has developed high performance computing model that uses HP BladeSystem Infrastructure servers configured as a private grid...

April 16th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Professors cite challenges in teaching BI

Professors cite challenges in teaching BI

Although BI (business intelligence) is one of the hottest areas of enterprise IT, college professors around the world say they...

March 23rd, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Celestica builds a BI centre of excellence

Celestica builds a BI centre of excellence

TORONTO -- There are 40 billion pictures on Facebook. Retailer Wal-Mart conducts one million customer transactions per hour, information that...

March 12th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

BI shouldn

BI shouldn

TORONTO — The emergence of the wireless Web has brought about a mobile intelligence era where classic business intelligence (BI)...

March 3rd, 2010 Kathleen Lau

SAP unveils on-demand BI tool for casual users

SAP unveils on-demand BI tool for casual users

SAP AG launched the SAP BusinessObjects BI OnDemand offering that is hosted and designed specifically for the everyday user with zero...

February 24th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

SaaS takes on business intelligence

SaaS takes on business intelligence

When considering strategic business intelligence needs, would you put your faith in the cloud? The idea made sense for Distribution Market...

February 22nd, 2010 Robert L. Mitchell

Social media data not yet useful for analytics

Social media data not yet useful for analytics

While the number of users on Twitter, Facebook and other social-networking sites continues to grow, business intelligence practitioners remain skeptical...

January 12th, 2010 joab jackson

SQL Power Wabit BI tool comes to enterprise users

SQL Power Wabit BI tool comes to enterprise users

A Toronto-based business intelligence (BI) software vendor is giving the frontline worker a tool they can actually use with the...

December 1st, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Canadian BI vendor builds

Canadian BI vendor builds

Former Crystal Reports creator and co-founder of a Canadian business intelligence (BI) company started two years ago said the reason...

November 16th, 2009 Kathleen Lau