Business Intelligence


IBM's decision to partner with Twitter would serve huge benefits

IBM's decision to partner with Twitter would serve huge benefits

An executive from each company explains why they did this data analytic partnership...

Nov 3 2014, 3:30pm CST

Why Facebook, eBay Measure Power And Water Consumption In Their Data Centers

Why Facebook, eBay Measure Power And Water Consumption In Their Data Centers

Cloud services companies like Facebook and eBay have a vested interest in making their data centers as energy-efficient and wat...

Mar 16 2014, 6:25pm CDT

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities, is a new book from Tom Davenport, a veteran observer of t...

Mar 3 2014, 8:31am CST

The Perfect Fit? TrueFit's Big Data Aims To Get You the Perfect Outift

The Perfect Fit? TrueFit's Big Data Aims To Get You the Perfect Outift

The e-commerce shopping mall is littered with abandoned shopping carts. Consider this: an average of 73.9 percent of carts don’...

Feb 28 2014, 5:06pm CST

Big Data Goes To The Oscars And Other Friday Stories

Back in the last century, there was nothing I loved more than the Oscar ceremony. My first job as a journalist was reviewing mo...

Feb 28 2014, 10:36am CST

Big Data Bypasses C-Suite

Everywhere you turn today it seems like someone is hawking something to do with big data—today’s corporate “must have”. It seem...

Feb 25 2014, 11:11am CST

The New Science Of Efficient Organizations

A recent survey reported that the consulting industry raked in $39.3 billion in 2012, renting out their advice t0 the world’s m...

Feb 24 2014, 12:16am CST

'The Buyers Arrive' -- A Round-Up Of Strata 2014 In Santa Clara

'The Buyers Arrive' -- A Round-Up Of Strata 2014 In Santa Clara

Strata, like any O’Reilly Media conference, will always celebrate the power of raw technology, the speeds and feeds. But this y...

Feb 13 2014, 10:21pm CST

Why Google Can Not Run The World: Wisdom = Data + Experience

Why Google Can Not Run The World: Wisdom = Data + Experience

Google’s purchase of Nest moves it one step further into the Internet of Things and a completely connected world. There’s no do...

Feb 5 2014, 10:06am CST

A Big Data POV for the C-Suite

A Big Data POV for the C-Suite

By Wes Nichols, Co-Founder & CEO, MarketShare | Twitter As “Big Data” continues to mature from hype and...

Feb 4 2014, 5:00am CST

Infer Opens Up Its predictive Intelligence Engine

Infer Opens Up Its predictive Intelligence Engine

Infer is one of a new breed of vendors that aims to use technology to “softwareize” what used to be the key differentiator bet...

Jan 29 2014, 2:53am CST

The Buzz about Big Data And What It Means For IT And You

The Buzz about Big Data And What It Means For IT And You

Every so often there are key words and phrases that get big play around the media, and before you know it, they are in use almo...

Jan 28 2014, 6:05pm CST

Data Science At Manheim

Data Science At Manheim

As ones and zeros eat the world, data is the new product and data science is the new process of innovation. The International I...

Jan 28 2014, 4:20am CST

Does Your 2014 Analytics Agenda Serve Your Big Rocks?

Does Your 2014 Analytics Agenda Serve Your Big Rocks?

 This blog is part of Aryng’s analytics tips series for executives: CMO, Chief Product Officer, and CEO A philosophy professor...

Jan 17 2014, 1:11pm CST

Delivering Retail Sales Through Analytics With AgilOne

Delivering Retail Sales Through Analytics With AgilOne

Retailers have known for the longest time that selling more products to an existing customer is generally easier than convertin...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

New Ways For Turning Data Into Dollars Now

New Ways For Turning Data Into Dollars Now

By Scott Cameron, Andrew Pickersgill, Rob Turtle Big Data is transforming the way companies do business.  But many firms are fi...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

Bringing Unstructured Data Into D&B Products

Bringing Unstructured Data Into D&B Products

Business data stalwart Dun & Bradstreet has been delivering business intelligence to corporations for well over 100 years b...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26am CST

Birst: Making Data Into The World's Most Valuable Natural Resource

Birst: Making Data Into The World's Most Valuable Natural Resource

While the 20th century was about oil, the next century is going to be about data. This is what the CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty, t...

Jan 13 2014, 9:01am CST

Marketing Through The Small Screen: The Growing Shift to Mobile App Culture

Marketing Through The Small Screen: The Growing Shift to Mobile App Culture

Marketing leaders now view mobile apps as essential for gaining the edge in today’s hyper-competitive economy. Most are buildin...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am CST

Five Business Intelligence Predictions For 2014

Five Business Intelligence Predictions For 2014

The following guest post is by Prakash Nanduri, Co-Founder and CEO of Paxata. The dust is finally beginning to clear from the...

Jan 2 2014, 10:21am CST

I4U news

Big Data Variety Means That Metadata Matters

Of the famous big data Vs, it’s the variety in data that holds the most potential for exploitation. While not everybody has the...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Right now, in most companies, there is a crisis of Business Intelligence dashboards. For good reasons, BI practitioners use the...

Dec 30 2013, 5:11am CST

Volcker Compliance: The Ultimate Big Data Challenge Has Begun

Volcker Compliance: The Ultimate Big Data Challenge Has Begun

US banks are scrambling to meet a high demand on big data management, data de-duplication and business intelligence analysis, u...

Dec 20 2013, 8:56am CST

Microsoft to acquire DATAllegro

Microsoft today announced that it intends to acquire DATAllegro Inc., a provider of data warehouse appliances. The acquisitio...

Jul 24 2008, 11:39pm CDT