Discover business intelligence best practices from industry experts

Learn what industry experts are saying about the increased demand for pervasive business intelligence that supports fact-based decision making – and see how this is affecting all areas of business, including finance, operations, supply chain, and sales. Read this IDC white paper to understand what steps you need to take to implement an enterprise-wide BI and analytics strategy.


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Business Answers at Your Fingertips

Learn more about the real-time value of business intelligence in this Aberdeen Group white paper. And see how timely analytics are helping best-in-class companies proactively manage their operations, while substantially improving business performance.

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SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.0 in SAP Environments

Follow the evolution of SAP's business intelligence solutions – and find out what leading industry analyst firm BARC has to say about SAP's latest release. Learn about new features, functions, and improved integration with SAP NetWeaver BW and SAP Business Suite.

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Increasing User Adoption - Carrot, Stick or Banana?



Despite millions of dollars of investments, in 64% of organizations, only 10% of enterprise employees are using Business Intelligence today according to Forrester. This is even more disturbing given projections by Gartner that by 2014, 50% of enterprise employees will need analytics, and by 2020, the need will rise to 75%.

More Expert Resources

EIU Whitepaper: Levelling the Playing Field

Discover how companies are using data to gain a competitive advantage in this whitepaper based on the findings of 602 senior executives.

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Manage Business Intelligence TCO

Take a closer look at what drives total cost of ownership for business intelligence – and how you can deliver a cost-effective BI solution.

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Embedding BI in Enterprise Applications

Examine what's driving business demand for analytical capabilities and business intelligence in this Aberdeen Research Brief.

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A Managing Director's Perspective of BI

Gain new insight into the impact business intelligence can have on a small or midsize business in this on-the-job perspective.

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From Data to Decisions

Close the gap between strategy and execution. See how companies are using BI to optimize performance, gain insight, and mitigate risk.

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Mobile Business Intelligence Study

Learn how mobile BI is revolutionizing the way people use and consume business information in this in-depth research report.

Read this BI market report ›

Business Intelligence Community Network

Get the latest information and learning on business intelligence software and solutions. Join the Community Network of BI industry experts.

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Analytics Blog

See what topics are trending with BI experts, discover the latest innovations, and join the analytics conversation.

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