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Podcast: Business intelligence, analytics and performance management trends from Sapphire 2007

In this podcast from Sapphire 2007, looks at the latest in business intelligence (BI), analytics and performance management from SAP.

ATLANTA -- Business intelligence (BI), analytics and corporate performance management (CPM) are three topics that spark interest and cause some confusion among SAP customers. In this podcast from Sapphire 2007, spoke with Nenshad Bardoliwalla, SAP's senior director for CPM solution management, to get the latest news and trends, clear up acronym confusion, and see what's coming next for SAP in the market.

  BI, analytics and performance management from Sapphire 2007  

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  Program highlights  

  • (:40) BI, analytics and performance management explained.

  • (2:55) More details on SAP's BI, analytics and performance management announcements from Sapphire.

  • (5:50) Can you give us an example of a customer using the products?

  • (7:28) What are the strengths and weaknesses of SAP's offerings?

  • (9:30) What's coming next?

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