Business Intelligence

Forrester defines the business intelligence (BI) market as a set of methodologies, processes, architectures, and technologies that leverage the output of information management processes for analysis, reporting, performance management, and information delivery. Research coverage includes executive dashboards as well as query and reporting tools.

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    REPORT: Now Tech: Digital Decisioning Platforms, Q3 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 28 Digital Decisioning Platform Providers

    August 2, 2018 John R. Rymer, Mike Gualtieri

    Application development and delivery (AD&D) pros can use digital decisioning platforms to make customer operations quick, smart, and personal. How? By automating decisions that lead to actions to win, serve, and retain customers. To enjoy these benefits, they'll first have to select from a diverse set of vendors and product approaches — vendors that vary by approach, size, functionality, geography, and vertical market focus. This report maps an emerging vendor landscape to aid AD&D pros in platform selection.

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    REPORT: Now Tech: Data Preparation Solutions, Q3 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 21 Data Preparation Solutions Providers

    August 1, 2018 Cinny Little

    You can use data preparation solutions to speed up and democratize the process of using data for insights and actions, inject more business knowledge into data, and ensure trusted data. But to access these benefits, you'll first have to select from a diverse set of vendors — vendors that vary by size, functionality, geography, and vertical market focus. Application development and delivery (AD&D) pros should use Forrester's Now Tech report to understand the value they can expect from a data preparation solutions provider and select vendors based on size and functionality.

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    REPORT: The Five Key Trends For 2018 That Shape How We Manage Enterprise Content

    Landscape: The Enterprise Content Management Playbook

    July 23, 2018 Cheryl McKinnon

    Five key trends are shaping the enterprise content management (ECM) space. New business objectives, new market imperatives, and new cloud-based platforms compel technology and business decision makers to take a fresh look at their strategy and underlying platforms. This report will help enterprise architecture (EA) professionals make informed decisions about their content management agenda. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and revises it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy. We are now updating it to reflect new market trends across the landscape.

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    REPORT: Now Tech: Hadoop/Spark Platforms, Q3 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 18 Hadoop/Spark Platform Providers

    July 20, 2018 Noel Yuhanna, Mike Gualtieri

    You can use Hadoop/Spark (HARK) platforms to access open source innovation, become significantly more productive, and foster collaboration. But to access these benefits, you'll first have to select from a diverse set of vendors — vendors that vary by size, functionality, geography, and vertical market focus. Enterprise architecture (EA) professionals should use Forrester's Now Tech report to understand the value they can expect from a HARK platform provider and select vendors based on a tool-set approach.

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    REPORT: Now Tech: Predictive Analytics And Machine Learning Solutions In China, Q3 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 22 PAML Providers In China

    July 17, 2018 Charlie Dai

    You can use predictive analytics and machine learning (PAML) solutions to build predictive models and generate insights. But to access these benefits, you'll first have to select from a diverse set of vendors — vendors that vary by size, functionality, geography, and vertical market focus. Enterprise architecture (EA) professionals should use Forrester's Now Tech report to understand the value they can expect from a PAML solution provider and select vendors based on size and functionality.

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