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SAP HANA-One Technology to Watch in 2012 (and Beyond)


Did you know that SAP HANA is much more than a high-speed analytic appliance? TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reveals how HANA is a universal database that will enable companies to analyze large volumes of operational and transactional information in real time, from virtually any data source, and that will eventually deliver an entirely new class of applications that will change the way people think, work, plan, and operate.

olap ilm  an InfoCube is an OLAP cube, or a set of relational tables arranged according to a star schema, whereby a large fact table in the middle is surrounded by several dimension tables). SAP BW Accelerator is a blade server that is optimized for fast indexing and searching. Both products can nowadays run on top of HANA. Confused and overwhelmed enough?   HANA: A Universal (Future) Database The major point here is the HANA database will be able to handle both transactional and analytical (decision-making) Read More

What’s New in Microsoft SQL Server 2000


SQL Server 2000, the next major release of SQL Server 7, is Microsoft’s SQL 7 release of its database both re-architected and re-written. Microsoft has high hopes for the latest version in a market that was worth $8 Billion in 1999, an 18% increase over 1998. What remains to be seen is whether it will attract customers not already using SQL Server.

olap ilm  sources. Analysis Services: (Formerly OLAP Services). The capability to create On-Line Analytical Processing multi-dimensional databases (MDBs or cubes ) within SQL Server. Also provides roll-up (aggregation) capabilities. Includes support for Multidimensional, Relational, and Hybrid OLAP. Integrated Data Mining: The ability to perform such tasks as clickstream analysis for web sites. Analysis services also provides the ability to link cubes (multiple cubes, either inside and/or outside the firewall Read More

SAP HANA: From Database to Platform


At the end of 2009, SAP launched SAP HANA, an in-memory, column-row based database management system with capabilities within both OLTP and OLAP environments. In June of 2012, SAP announced that HANA had become the fastest growing technology in the company’s history. In this report, TEC Senior BI and Data Management Analyst Jorge García gives an overview of the history, functionality, and benefits and challenges of SAP HANA, and explores SAP’s strategy for the product and its place in the in-memory processing product space.

olap ilm  within both OLTP and OLAP environments. In June of 2012, SAP announced that HANA had become the fastest growing technology in the company’s history. In this report, TEC Senior BI and Data Management Analyst Jorge García gives an overview of the history, functionality, and benefits and challenges of SAP HANA, and explores SAP’s strategy for the product and its place in the in-memory processing product space. Read More

SAP BusinessObjects Edge for Business Performance Management Certification Report


SAP BusinessObjects Edge is now TEC Certified for online comparison of business performance management (BPM) solutions in TEC's Evaluation Centers. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

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Business Intelligence


The ability to extract and present information meaningfully is vital for business management. Indeed, business intelligence tools enable companies to make better decisions, by providing the right information to the right people at the right time. Moreover, employees increasingly suffer from information overload, and require solutions that make informed decisions a more natural part of the everyday work experience.

olap ilm  also has support for OLAP for data analysis and an add-in for Excel. The following illustrations show how you can use the Enterprise Reporting Drill Down Explorer. Original Report Drill Down on the Total Group Drill Down on North America Crystal Reports Crystal Reports is a stand-alone report writer that is often used to produce reports for applications like Microsoft Dynamics GP. When used with Microsoft Dynamics GP, Crystal Reports accesses data directly from the database through ODBC. The following Read More

The Shortcut Guide to Achieving Business Intelligence in Midsize Companies


This guide introduces you to the key concepts of business intelligence, including data modeling, data warehouses, online analytical processing (OLAP), and more. The author debunks many of the prevailing myths that scare small to medium businesses from investigating the use of business intelligence, and explains how the very same techniques and technologies used by massive enterprises are now available to them.

olap ilm  warehouses, online analytical processing (OLAP), and more. The author debunks many of the prevailing myths that scare small to medium businesses from investigating the use of business intelligence, and explains how the very same techniques and technologies used by massive enterprises are now available to them. Read More

Microsoft Eats its Own Dog Food With SQL Server 2000


Microsoft announced that they are running 20 critical internal systems, including their worldwide sales data warehouse, on SQL Server 2000. In the vendor world, this is referred to as “eating your own dog food”. As is the case with all software vendors lately, Microsoft is pushing e-commerce on the Web and support for XML. SQL Server beta release 2 is available immediately.

olap ilm  Server (formerly known as OLAP Services or Plato ). An integrated data mining engine will be a strong selling point. The algorithms are claimed to be extensible via OLE DB for Data Mining (for more information see the TEC News Analysis, Microsoft Says OLE Data Mining: Is it Bull?, published in March). The product contains a custom rollup service and additional levels of security (even to the cell level within the cube) to make OLAP more flexible. In addition, the OLAP services allow clickstream analysis Read More

Product Note: Jaspersoft-Is It Ready for Big Enterprises?


Entering the BI space for large companies is not a small challenge. Jaspersoft may be doing its homework to acquire more recognition and make a smooth but sure entrance into the “large scale” BI segment.

olap ilm  case with their new OLAP Schema Workbench. Mash-up Dashboard In a study called Open Source Solutions: Managing, Analyzing and Delivering Business Information , it is mentioned that 23 percent of large enterprises are actually using COSS, while 38 percent are evaluating or considering the use of an open source software tool. In the same study, 40 percent of large organizations plan to deploy corporate BI solutions using some open source components. This is an indication that points to increasing interest Read More

DataSelf Corp


DataSelf is the leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the mid-market. DataSelf BI, its flagship solution, is easy to use, quick to deploy and costs a fraction of comparable up-market offerings. The easy-to-customize solution comes pre-configured with a data warehouse, OLAP cubes, in-memory analytics, dashboards and over 2,000 reports and KPIs.implemented performance management products that fully embrace Microsoft Enterprise Service Software. 

olap ilm  with a data warehouse, OLAP cubes, in-memory analytics, dashboards and over 2,000 reports and KPIs.implemented performance management products that fully embrace Microsoft Enterprise Service Software. Read More

Business Intelligence: Driving Better Business Performance for Companies with Changing Needs


When it comes to acquiring business intelligence, small to medium-sized companies are often at a disadvantage. Compared to larger companies, they may lack the resources to process data and turn it into business insight, or their systems may not be able to keep pace with organizational growth. This can severely limit their ability to compete—and ultimately, to survive.

olap ilm  can save, and re-use OLAP cubes. As they develop a strong focus on understanding business conditions, employees can manage their work more effectively. A more advanced offering of Business Analytics supports businesses that have more complex reporting and analysis needs, while maintaining the simplicity and ease-of-use that are hallmarks of Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Working within a graphical interface that is similar to Microsoft ® Outlook ® 2003, employees can gain a 360-degree view of business Read More

Business Intelligence and Database Management Services


Lister's BI team helps organizations to structure their data and extract actionable information from it. The team is comprised of experts who perform end-to-end deployment of BI solutions over the intranet, the extranet, or the World Wide Web. The BI team has over ten years of experience with various database systems such as Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2, to name a few. Backed by several years of reporting experience, the team has built up expertise in industry tools like Business Objects, Oracle Business Intelligence, Crystal Reports, and SQL Server Reporting Services. It has also worked with open-source BI solutions like JasperReports, and aims to fulfill the exacting requirements of any organization that approaches it with a BI project. Lister offers end-to-end BI solutions that can bring a good return on investment (ROI). Among the BI services Lister offers are remote database administration (DBA); data quality services; extract, transform, and load (ETL); database design and management; online analytical processing (OLAP) services; reporting; analysis; and dashboards.  

olap ilm  management; online analytical processing (OLAP) services; reporting; analysis; and dashboards. Read More

i2 Technologies Gets Reporting Help From Hyperion


i2’s decision to integrate Hyperion Essbase into its TradeMatrix™ applications is a welcome event for users.

olap ilm  to integrate Hyperion Essbase OLAP server into its TradeMatrix platform for business-to-business e-commerce. The combined capabilities of TradeMatrix and Essbase are expected to be released by the third quarter of calendar 2000. Like other reporting tools, Essbase can analyze data in a variety of ways to give users a means to understand and make decisions about their enterprises as presented by planning tools such as i2''s TradeMatrix. Market Impact i2''s decision to incorporate its TradeMatrix Read More

Collaborative Commerce: ERP, CRM, e-Proc, and SCM Unite! A Series Study: IFS - Part 2 of 2


IFS needs to bolster its brand awareness, and let the world know that they are, in fact, a real contender in the Collaborative Commerce space. Once companies get IFS in-house and get to touch and feel it - to really understand its user interface and ease of use advantages over many of its rivals - it often wins.

olap ilm  and they don''t support OLAP capabilities directly. The IFS Datawarehouse supports so-called cube (multi-dimensional data) generation, which can be extracted using IFS Data Transformation Services to populate pre-packaged Microsoft SQLServer OLAP cubes, for OLAP analysis. Limited Market Scope In discussions with the company, TEC learned that IFS garners over 50% of its income from the Manufacturing sector worldwide, and 90% of their U.S. income comes from the Manufacturing sector. To position itself Read More

Best Practices for a Data Warehouse on Oracle Database 11g


Companies are recognizing the value of an enterprise data warehouse (EDW) that provides a single 360-degree view of the business. But to ensure that your EDW performs and scales well, you need to get three things right: the hardware configuration, the data model, and the data loading process. Learn how designing these three things correctly can help you scale your EDW without constantly tuning or tweaking the system.

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Business Intelligence Status Report


Spurred by government mandates for more business transparency, business intelligence has emerged to extract information from ERP systems. How has BI emerged? What does the terminology surrounding it mean, and what is its current state of affairs?

olap ilm  representations for each combination. OLAP is often used in data mining , which is a class of database applications that look for hidden patterns in a group of data that can be used to predict future behavior. For example. ,it can help retail companies find customers with common interests. Yet, the term is commonly misused to describe software that presents data in new ways, since true data mining software does not just change the presentation, but actually discovers previously unknown relationships Read More