Tim O’Reilly: The Future of Business Intelligence is Now

Is data now at the heart of competitive advantage? How is it changing the traditional role of business intelligence, and what stage are we at in the maturity of useful, actionable, timely, and relevant information? Tim O’Reilly, Founder and CEO of O’Reilly Media, Inc., talks about what happens “when data meets data” in this CIO…


The Future of Productivity: A Microsoft Insider View

[View:http://msnvidweb.wmod.msecnd.net/a10026/e1/ds/faa49cbb-2fab-4305-b33d-72d15f090f9d.wmv] Many potential barriers can prevent information workers from making the most of corporate IP to make informed decisions. Join Microsoft Director and Worldwide Strategy Lead for Business Intelligence Bruno Aziza and Microsoft SVP and Information Worker PM Chris Capossela as they discuss the issues behind getting the right information into people’s hands, the challenges…


BI Gets It Right This Time

Written by Paula Klein, TechWeb Business intelligence has reemerged as a critical strategy for the enterprise. No longer considered a resource-intensive, high-cost IT problem, BI tools and their analytics offspring are providing answers for departmental users in every industry. “BI is back,” says Ben Harden, a director in the Data Management and Business Intelligence practice…