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BI failing to help most business leaders to act decisively

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Research revealed at Progress Revolution 2011 points to a lack of confidence when responding to critical information
21 Sep 2011

Essential guide to big data: part1

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Is ‘big data’ just another marketing bandwagon, or does it hold the promise of practical solutions to real business intelligence challenges?
07 Sep 2011

Interview: BAE Systems head of strategy and architecture, Malcolm Carrie

BAE Systems' Malcolm Carrie
Serving the IT needs of a large and expanding ‘federated’ user base that handles highly classified data can sometimes mean going against industry orthodoxies
03 Aug 2011

Sandwich chain Subway signs BI contract

The UK's PXtech will provide its cloud BI solution to 35,000 stores
02 Aug 2011

MicroStrategy World 2011 - Monte Carlo

Discussions about business intelligence with eBay and MicroStrategy's UK Country Manager
01 Aug 2011

Imperial College London given £5.9m grant to research smart cities

Research will look into traffic and water management, among other things
28 Jul 2011

The IT Skills Debate - Business Intelligence

In this podcast, Computing talks to Jaspersoft about the skills needed for a career in Business Intelligence
25 Jul 2011

DWP and HMRC set to jointly develop a data analytics hub for fraud prevention

The cost of the agreement could total £45m
25 Jul 2011

BA improves BI with software package

British Airways invests in Trillium Software solution to improve data quality
20 Jul 2011

Intellect calls for radical change to the way financial data is reported

Industry needs a single, uniform data standard so regulators can spot danger signs more quickly
18 Jul 2011

MicroStrategy World 2011: Facebook CIO urges enterprises to use its data hub in marketing

Tim Campos argues that social network advocacy is the strongest form of marketing
14 Jul 2011

MicroStrategy World 2011: Facebook and eBay team up to crack 'big data' problems

Facebook CIO Tim Campos wants two firms to get their BI teams together to discuss mutual challenges
13 Jul 2011

MicroStrategy World 2011: Business intelligence in the cloud

Computing will be reporting from the event in Monte Carlo
11 Jul 2011

Highways Agency signs £57m deal to improve traffic information for staff and drivers

A seven-year contract with Mouchel and Thales has been agreed
08 Jul 2011

British Transport Police crime mapping technology fails to curb cable theft

Pitney Bowes Business Insight solution has not delivered the anticipated results
28 Jun 2011

Skilled BI students in short supply

Global study shows shortage of students that understand BI and business
27 Jun 2011

The changing BI landscape


21 Jun 2011

Mobile workers lack access to critical data

Access to business application limited to office workers, says research
15 Jun 2011

Donna Karan mixes it up with Maple Lake software

Luxury design brand uses new IT to align stores with shoppers' preferences
13 Jun 2011

Business intelligence: The Great Underachiever

Computing research reveals that 76 per cent of organisations deny key staff access to useful information
01 Jun 2011

Apache Hadoop rides social media wave

The open source technology is helping enterprises to exploit the vast amounts of unstructured data generated by social networks
23 May 2011

EMC World 2011: Greenplum BI appliance gets open source boost

It will release an enterprise-ready appliance based on Apache Hadoop technology
11 May 2011

Better business intelligence

Getting the right information to the right people at the right time
10 May 2011

Most senior managers lack timely and accurate data on profitability

Many enterprises are making decisions in the dark
10 May 2011