Oracle E-Business Suite 11i.10
Oracle says it worked closely with customers on new enhancements, such as deeper industry functionality and new business intelligence capabilities. The Oracle Daily Business Intelligence component has 82 percent more reports, 53 percent more key measurements, and 13 percent more role-specific dashboards.
System Architect v10
Popkin Software www.popkin.com
An architecture tool suite that enables users to capture, analyze, and visually communicate information about how their systems, applications, and processes interrelate. Many significant new features include: automatic discovery and visualization of complex business-technology relationships; the ability to graphically represent enterprise issues, such as mission, vision, and goals; integrated framework support for The Open Group Architectural Framework and the U.S. Dept. of Defense Activity-Based Methodology; support for Business Process Execution Language; simulator enhanced to do what-if impact analysis of complex business scenarios.
FineGround Enterprise Application Delivery Suite
Claims to be the industry's first and only fully integrated, end-to-end platform to automate the secure delivery and management of enterprise Web applications. Addresses three areas of application delivery: performance optimization, end-user monitoring, and application security.
Visual SQL Designer 3.97
Database interaction software that the company says appeals to corporate developers, database users, and data mining specialists. The new version supports Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Sybase, IBM DB2, and Teradata, among other databases. Can reengineer the SQL code acquired from external applications and broadcast the obtained code to a visual development environment, generating the required object bundles and calculated field filters automatically. Can also generate queries for multiple databases simultaneously. Embedded OLAP functionality.
Fair Isaac www.fairisaac.com
An adaptive control system for account and customer management. Combines software, advanced analytics, and decision optimization techniques to help businesses manage customer management decisions.
A Web site statistics service that enables users to monitor and analyze their Web site traffic. Users can view reports across an entire domain portfolio.
The Agile ArchiveWhen it comes to managing data, donít look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyITís tried for years to simplify data analytics and business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.