Microsoft Readies Business Intelligence Charge
Microsoft unveils new and reworked business intelligence tools that provide capabilities ranging from self-service report building for non-techs to mining information from data flows outside of a database.
Leaning On Microsoft For BI
A limited budget prompts a small brokerage firm to forego more elaborate business intelligence functionality and satisfy its BI needs with what it can pull from SQL Server.
Some market watchers think EU approval of Oracle's proposed takeover of PeopleSoft is inevitable. It isn't.
RFID will do a lot more than streamline supply chains. It will stretch BI to entirely new dimensions.
7-Eleven Upgrades, One Step At A Time
The convenience store chain can tailor orders by store, town, and region using its retail information system, the first part of a five-year agreement with HP.
SmartAdvice: Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Is Ongoing, So Prepare For Now And In Future
Getting ready for Sarbanes-Oxley will test whether your company can meet the act's compliance guidelines for financial and IT controls, The Advisory Council says. Also, look for a general collaboration app when you decide to implement supply-chain forecasts; and use dashboard tools to manage outsourcing contracts for more control and greater ROI.