Profile of Ted Kemp
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Articles by Ted Kemp
posted in August 2004
This year has seen a whole slew of BI-related open source developments, and it'll see a lot more.
E-mail will make its way into the realm of BI as data warehouses become more sophisticated and companies push themselves to eke out every competitive edge.
Even if BI spending is softening a bit for some companies, anecdotal information from our readers indicates that the overall market is firm.
Updates include better rules-management, BPEL support and a dashboard for process monitoring.
Business Objects claims it achieved victory over MicroStrategy in a recent trade secrets trial. That depends on how you define "victory."
Both sides claim victory after a U.S. federal court rules on MicroStrategy's claims that Business Objects misappropriated trade secrets and infringed on a patent.
Real-time demands require real-time solutions, as they say. Increasingly, that's the creed of business intelligence.
The Oracle-PeopleSoft question has divided BI specialists very starkly, and very evenly.
The firm will debut upgrades to its main appliance product, including security improvements and better support for large data files.