The Latest Articles, Research and News from the World of BI & Analytics

1 in 10 Companies Is Using Hadoop

Survey data reveals the current state and future plans for Hadoop initiatives in companies. Based on a global survey of over 380 participants.

How Companies Are Using Planning and Budgeting Software

Results from BARC's worldwide Planning Survey reveal the usage scenarios in which companies deploy their planning and budgeting solutions today

Big Data Initiatives Are On The Rise Across The Enterprise

Survey data showing the different departments where companies are using, or planning to use, big data analytics.

The Need For More Collaboration in the Decision-Making Process

The results of a worldwide survey reveal what BI professionals think about collaborative decision-making in their organization.

The Role of Data in Today’s Enterprises

Companies are increasingly aligning their actions in decision-making processes to the growing significance of data.

How Long Do Organizations Need to Implement a Planning Solution?

Results from BARC's worldwide Planning Survey reveal how long organizations need to implement their planning and budgeting solutions.

Advanced and Predictive Analytics: An Introduction [Interactive]

This article defines advanced and predictive analytics, explains why they are important, looks at its challenges as well as common technologies and tools.

Comparison of the Best Planning and Budgeting Tools of 2017

Featuring high-level comparisons of planning and budgeting products based on user ratings and BARC analyst expertise.

Insufficient Skills Are Curbing The Big Data Boom

Survey results highlight the biggest challenges companies are facing with their big data analytics.

How Decision-Making Styles Affect Information Culture

The results of a worldwide survey of 743 BI professionals show how different decision-making styles correlate with the information culture of organizations.