- Analyst Sees Paradigm Shift from Transactional-Based Software Systems To
Analytics-Based Systems -
MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U.S. Bancorp Piper
Jaffray Senior Software Applications Analyst Tad W. Piper recently released a
new in-depth report, entitled Business Intelligence and Analytical
Applications: What Gets Measured, Gets Done. In the report, Piper examines the
drivers causing growth in the business intelligence and analytical
applications industry, as well as the technology differences between business
intelligence and analytical applications. In addition, the report details the
competitive landscape within the industry, including the innovators, the
leaders and the struggle between pure-plays and major infrastructure or
enterprise resource planning (ERP) players entering the market.
To examine the trends facing the business intelligence industry, Piper
recently hosted the Business Intelligence and Analytics Symposium in New York.
The highly successful event featured four panel discussions with
representatives from the leading business intelligence and analytical
applications vendors, including industry experts and executives from Actuate
Corp. (ACTU, not rated, $2.82), Alphablox Corp., Ascential Software Corp
(ASCL, not rated, $23.77), Cognos Incorporated (COGN, Outperform, $32.66, #>),
Informatica Corporation (INFA, not rated, $10.40, #>), Information Builders,
Hyperion Solutions Corporation (HYSL, Strong Buy, $30.97, #>=+), ProClarity
Corporation, Siebel Systems (SEBL, Market Perform, $13.44, #) and SPSS Inc.
(SPSS, not rated, $18.40).
To receive a transcript of the Business Intelligence and Analytics
Symposium or a copy of Business Intelligence and Analytical Applications: What
Gets Measured, Gets Done, clients and members of the media should contact Dana
Wade at email@example.com or 415-277-1556.
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