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Information Builders Introduces Design Thinking for BI and Analytics

Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, data integrity, and integration solutions, announced that the company has developed its own brand of process innovation via the well-known Design Thinking methodology.

Arcadia Data Simplifies Security for Native Visual Analytics on Big Data

Arcadia Data, provider of the native visual analytics software for big data, has extended support for a unified security and management solution native to Apache Hadoop that includes certified integration with Apache Ranger. This announcement continues the company’s security strategy after the in-cluster security solution announced last year that enhanced its capabilities to deliver secure data directly in Hadoop, cloud, and other modern data platforms without sacrificing granular access control, overcoming the complexities of extraction, data movement and fragmented permission models inherent to legacy BI and analytics architectures that run outside of Hadoop.

Octopai Transforms Business Intelligence with Metadata Search Engine

Octopai introduces a cloud-based metadata search engine tool to provide Business Intelligence (BI) groups with full visibility and control of metadata that is scattered across many different BI systems within an organization. By centralizing and automating metadata, Octopai enables BI groups to quickly and accurately discover and govern shared metadata. By taking the guesswork out of […]

MicroStrategy on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Now Available

MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq:MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, announced the general availability of MicroStrategy on AWS. With MicroStrategy on AWS, users can be up and running on MicroStrategy 10™ in the AWS cloud, and will have instant access to an on-demand business intelligence platform that delivers enterprise analytics, reporting, and dashboarding capabilities, within minutes.

The Future of Business Intelligence Is Embedded and Conversational

In this contributed article, Sheza Gary, a technical director at Algoworks, discusses the importance of embedded analytics or BI as the addition of features you’d normally see in the usual BI software like analytic tools and dashboard reporting or current applications.

Pandera Systems Unveils its iQ Management Suite Solution to Effectively Manage Investments in BI

Pandera Systems, a leading, full-service business intelligence (BI) and analytics solutions provider, announces iQ, Pandera’s Analytics Management Suite. The suite builds on the unification of Pandera’s separate offerings to help companies become true data-driven organizations, which is a distinct business advantage in today’s competitive enterprise landscape.

Mixpanel Dashboards Take The Work Out of Reporting

A recent study by Forrester Research found that 68% of enterprise product leaders struggle to make decisions based on data. Often, this is because people waste too much time on data reporting and building out custom analysis. And with today’s clunky business intelligence tools, sharing important, customized metrics with the right people can be a hassle. But now, Mixpanel Dashboards make it easy to instantly see what’s going on in a product, without wasting anyone’s time.

Retail and Manufacturing Companies Use Numetric to Quickly Visualize Sales and Inventory to Predict Future Behaviors

As data analytics move from a nice-to-have feature to an essential component of manufacturing and retail businesses, big box retailers, restaurants, petroleum companies and others are adopting the lightning-fast and easy-to-use-business intelligence (BI) tools from third-generation BI provider Numetric.

Narrative Science Delivers API, Ushering in the Next Generation of BI and Analytics

Narrative Science, a leader in advanced natural language generation (Advanced NLG) for the enterprise, announced the general availability of its Narratives for Business Intelligence API that enables BI and Analytics companies to enhance their platforms with Intelligent Narratives.

MicroStrategy Unveils MicroStrategy 10.6™

MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, announced the general availability of MicroStrategy 10.6, the newest feature release to the company’s MicroStrategy 10™ platform. This update offers new options to distribute dashboards with offline interactivity and introduces an export engine that enhances the formatting and delivery of personalized dashboards to end users across the enterprise. This feature release also adds certification for new data sources and offers new mapping visualization capabilities for MicroStrategy Web™ and MicroStrategy Mobile™.