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

Customer intelligence and predictive analytics are the most common Hadoop use cases

BARC survey reveals that customer intelligence and predictive analysis are by far the most common Hadoop use cases.

Benefits from big data security analytics are high

Big Data and Information Security survey reveals that over 70% of respondents see benefits from implementing big data security analytics.

Almost two-thirds of companies let their BI vendor host their cloud implementation

BARC's BI and Data Management in the Cloud survey reveals that the public cloud is the preferred deployment platform for cloud BI compared to less than a third (30%) for hybrid cloud and 24% for private cloud.

Success Factors in Implementing Business Intellligence Applications

This article provides an analysis of the success factors in BI implementations. Based on data from over 2,500 projects.

Cost effectiveness, functional performance and operational improvements are the main attractions of Apache Hadoop components

A BARC survey shows that cost effectiveness, functional performance/innovative capacity and operational improvements are the main attractions of Apache Hadoop components

Data leaks are the most feared type of cyber-threat

BARC Survey shows that leakage of customer data is feared the most when looking at cyber-threats.

Almost 50 percent of companies using cloud BI choose a public cloud

BARC's BI and Data Management in the Cloud survey reveals that the public cloud is the preferred deployment platform for cloud BI compared to less than a third (30%) for hybrid cloud and 24% for private cloud.

Hadoop users prefer on-premises installations

BARC survey findings show that companies primarily use commercial tools and Hadoop distributions for project implementations.

Press and media the key sources of increased awareness of cyber threats

Big Data and Information Security survey reveals the main drivers of the increased awareness regarding cyber threats and risks.

What you need to know about Integrated Business Intelligence and Performance Management [Interactive]

This extended article defines integrated BI and PM, shows why it matters and offers advice on what to consider when selecting a suitable software solution.