Business Objects and SAP business intelligence
- January 17, 2008
The SAP and Business Objects merger is one step closer to completion, and the companies are announcing new business intelligence products.
- November 27, 2007
SAP, Oracle and IBM all made business intelligence (BI) acquisitions recently. Forrester Research's Paul Hamerman discusses what it means for SAP customers.
- November 06, 2007
Business rules management products have improved greatly in the past five years and demand is growing, leading some analysts to speculate that market consolidation is coming.
- October 11, 2007
SAP's acquisition of Business Objects raised many questions. This Q&A with SAP corporate officer, Doug Merritt provides answers to some of the most pressing.
- October 09, 2007
SAP's planned acquisition of Business Objects presents opportunities but also challenges for SAP business intelligence users.
- March 07, 2007
How should Oracle's acquisition of Hyperion affect SAP customers' business intelligence (BI) plans?
- February 20, 2007
SAP acquired analytics software maker Pilot Software.
- November 14, 2006
SAP Summary: SAP and Oracle both claimed market leadership in IDC's 2006 business analytics study but there can only be one No. 1.
- September 14, 2006
SAP showcased new enterprise search capabilities, but users say more information is needed before enterprise search would be widely deployed.
- March 21, 2006
SAP will release an end user query accelerator device and add enhanced search capabilities in the next release of NetWeaver slated to ship this spring.
- December 08, 2005
As companies rush to clean up data warehouses and delete dirty data they could be losing valuable intelligence about customers.
- November 22, 2005
SAP plans to acquire Khimetrics Inc., a retail software vendor with expertise in profitability forecasts and pricing strategies.
- August 18, 2005
Whether through departmental purchases, mergers or acquisitions, companies have a myriad of BI tools. Even SAP has entered the market this year. The challenge is in consolidation.
- June 20, 2005
In part two of this two-part interview, SAP's Roman Bukary points out why SAP is separating its new embedded analytics from its xApps, despite both products being similar composite applications. Bukary, vice president of SAP's analytic applications,...
- April 26, 2005
SAP is rolling out more than 100 industry-specific analytic applications. The new composite applications are aimed at 25 industries and pull data from multiple sources, according to SAP.