• One of my colleagues recently asked if I could write a blog post describing the difference between business intelligence (BI) and enterprise performance management (EPM) solutions. 

    I haven’t been asked this question in a while, so maybe this is a good time to revisit these terms and technologies, what makes them different, and how they complement each other.  So here goes.  

    Let’s start with a little history lesson.

    Business Intelligence Emerges From Decision Support

    Although there were some earlier usages, business intelligence (BI) as it’s understood today evolved from the decision

    Posted by on September 20, 2016
    Topics: EPM
  • No matter the industry of your business, it will undoubtedly benefit from business analytics.

    The vast majority of businesses are leveraging analytics in at least some capacity, but far fewer have managed to optimize that process to leverage their data to its fullest potential. Here are some tips to focus your business analytics and increase the value from your data.

    Manage Data in the Cloud

    To focus in on your business analytics, you need to access a more efficient method of storing and managing your financial and operational data. The cloud offers the ideal platform for storing data, as

    Posted by on July 28, 2016