SAP business intelligence

  • November 14, 2006 14 Nov'06

    SAP, Oracle both claim top spot in IDC business analytics study

    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 14 Sep'06

    SAP melds enterprise search with business accelerator

    SAP showcased new enterprise search capabilities, but users say more information is needed before enterprise search would be widely deployed.

  • March 21, 2006 21 Mar'06

    SAP readying BI-boosted NetWeaver update

    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 08 Dec'05

    Is there hidden knowledge in 'dirty' data?

    As companies rush to clean up data warehouses and delete dirty data they could be losing valuable intelligence about customers.

  • November 22, 2005 22 Nov'05

    SAP acquires retail software vendor

    SAP plans to acquire Khimetrics Inc., a retail software vendor with expertise in profitability forecasts and pricing strategies.

  • August 18, 2005 18 Aug'05

    The BI application consolidation challenge

    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 20 Jun'05

    SAP explains embedded analytics, part 2

    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 26 Apr'05

    SAP launches industry analytics apps

    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.

  • October 06, 2004 06 Oct'04

    NetWeaver gets BI, Web services boost

    SAP's Shai Agassi pitches NetWeaver as a way to get a leg up in the Web services race.

  • July 23, 2003 23 Jul'03

    SAP improves mySAP BI

    There are currently 6,500 installations of mySAP Business Intelligence (BI) around the globe. Now SAP is working on simplifying BI for its customers, according to Roman Bukary, director of BI marketing strategy at SAP. Bukary arrived at SAP in 2002 ...

  • July 16, 2003 16 Jul'03

    BI seen as tool for maximizing ERP

    New research reinforces a prevailing thought on business intelligence: It's a hot market, and companies think BI can help them get more out of ERP.

  • September 09, 2002 09 Sep'02

    Business Intelligence FAQ

    Frequently Asked Questions answered by our Business Intelligence expert Naeem Hashmi.

  • August 28, 2002 28 Aug'02

    Unisys sees BI for Windows

    Looking to expand sales of its ES7000 Intel-based servers, Unisys recently hooked up with software vendors such as SAP and Microsoft in an effort to bring an integrated business intelligence (BI) solution to Windows enterprise users. The ...

  • June 28, 2002 28 Jun'02

    Data mining: The direct route

    Data mining is headed for the masses. Major RDBMS players are incorporating data mining algorithms directly into the database, while a small company called PolyVista is getting a reputation for making data mining math simple. Read what Compaq has to...

  • February 01, 2002 01 Feb'02

    SAP's business intelligence drive promotes openness

    SAP has said it is serious about business intelligence software but whether companies are willing to spend money on BI software remains to be seen.