Rethinking traditional BI
Companies can no longer use old business intelligence tools and expect to get different results, says QlikView SA.
Cognos leapfrogs Microsoft
In this World Wide Wrap: Cognos leapfrogs Microsoft, MicroStrategy talks in Oz, and Business Objects attends GITEX.
The evolution of OLAP
Annette Hieber, marketing and sales director of Bytes Business Solutions, discusses the next evolution of online analytical processing (OLAP) technology.
Hyperion Essbase scores in OLAP benchmark
Hyperion Essbase has achieved record benchmark results on HP Integrity servers with Intel Itanium 2 processors and HP ProLiant servers, says local distributor Global Technology Business Intelligence.
IBM assists Imperial Bank
IBM, in conjunction with business partner Highbury Solutions, has provided Imperial Bank with a business intelligence and data management solution.
Microsoft claims lead in OLAP industry
Microsoft SA says research conducted by the OLAP industry shows the company has claimed the top position in online analytical processing (OLAP).
Microsoft claims increase in BI market share
Microsoft says that according to the 2001 OLAP Report, its percentage of the $3.3 billion business intelligence industry almost doubled in 2001, growing from 11.7% to 21.3%.
Hyperion grows market share
According to the International Data Corporation, Hyperion Solutions has grown its market share in the global online analytical processing market from 14.9% in 1999 to 20.1% in 2000.
Walker`s OLAP R&A focuses on company performance
Walker has released a Web-based, online analytical processing (OLAP) reporting and analysis tool that allows users to manage company performance. OLAP Reporting and Analysis (OLAP R&A) is part of the Horizon analytic application suite. [Local rep: Global Technology Business Intelligence]
Hyperion, IBM partner on new OLAP benchmark
Hyperion Solutions and IBM have announced the first audited results for the new OLAP benchmark. IBM and Hyperion ran the benchmark using Hyperion Essbase OLAP Server 5.0.2 on an IBM RS/6000 H70 server. [Local Hyperion rep: Global Technology Business Intelligence]
Accelerated time to discovery for knowledge workers
Silicon Graphics and MicroStrategy have agreed to jointly develop and market the first fully integrated visual data mining/online analytical processing solution. This will accelerate time to discovery for knowledge workers in industries such as government, financial services, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, retail and manufacturing.