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 Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report:Insight Platforms Accelerate Digital Transformation

    A New Class Of Software Makes It Easier To Turn Big Data Into Action

    All of your business digital ambitions involve better analytics, but the complexity of managing big data and advanced analytics is driving down satisfaction, despite investment. Read this report to...

    • Downloads: 267
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Mature Business Intelligence Software Market? Far From It

    ForecastView Document

    Business intelligence (BI) and analytics software — key components of systems of insight (SoI) — extract raw data from transactional and other operational applications; transform it into information...

    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Insights Services Disrupt The Data And Analytics Market

      New Services Improve Access To Insights But Cannibalize Traditional Markets

      Concerned with time-to-market and inspired by new cloud models, business and technology decision-makers increasingly look to service providers for relevant insights that they can apply directly to...

      • Downloads: 236
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Brief: Data Visualization Unlocks The Value Of Business Insights

      Have you ever wondered what's behind the age-old saying that a picture is worth a thousand words? How does that translate in practice into the world of data visualization? While there are many...

      • Downloads: 132
    • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

      Report:The Four Things Data Scientists Wish You Knew

      Get The Most Out Of Your Data Science Investments

      In a business environment increasingly characterized by the imperative to use deeper insights to engage customers and outpace competitors, data science is a hot topic. But data science is very...

      • Downloads: 356
    • For B2B Marketing Professionals

      Report:New Technologies Emerge To Help Unearth Buyer Insight From Mountains Of B2B Data

      Determine Which Vendors To Work With By Matching Your Process Maturity To Desired Business Outcomes

      New technologies that can anticipate outcomes with a significant probability of accuracy can help B2B marketing professionals entice prospects, keep customers engaged, and justify their...

      • Downloads: 292
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:The Enterprise Wearables Journey

      How Wearable Computing Will Improve Your Business

      If you're not thinking about how innovation in wearable computing will affect enterprises in 2015, you're slipping into the minority: Wearable devices — and the apps, software, and services...

      • Downloads: 1196
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Behavioral Analytics Can Optimize Matching Contact Center Agents With Consumers

      Predictive Analytics Can Help Enterprises Better Match Customers To Agents To Grow Revenue, Reduce Costs, And Improve Satisfaction

      Part of the promise of online dating services like eHarmony and is their ability to use software analytics of personality profiles to increase the successful outcome of connecting two...

      • Downloads: 247
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:TechRadar™: Business Intelligence, Q1 2015

      Landscape: The Business Intelligence Playbook

      For a number of years now, business intelligence (BI) has remained the No. 1 software application category in companies' implementation project plans. Increasing market volatility and empowered...

      • Downloads: 704
    • For Customer Insights Professionals

      Report:Asia Pacific Companies Embrace Customer Analytics, Part 1

      Market Conditions Shape Analytics Priorities

      Customer insights (CI) are an increasingly critical source of competitive differentiation in the age of the customer. Business and technology management leaders in Asia Pacific (AP) are actively...

      • Downloads: 134
    • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

      Report:TechRadar™: Big Data, Q3 2014

      Embrace A Broad Perspective On Big Data Technology

      When it comes to big data, an exclusive focus on Hadoop misses other ways of satisfying the demand of businesses to get more insight from more data more quickly. This report takes a broad view of big...

      • Downloads: 1176
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Top Technologies For Your BT Agenda

      In today's competitive environment, investing in business technologies is central to companies' ability to win, serve, and retain customers. Business execs know this, but they don't think that their...

      • Downloads: 720
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Q&A: How To Energize Your Enterprise BI Platform With Integrated Predictive R Models

      The business intelligence (BI) market is slowly but surely broadening and extending its reach into new areas beyond basic reporting, analytics, and dashboards. Data exploration, text, geospatial, and...

      • Downloads: 282
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Predictions For 2014: Technology Monitoring

      Monitoring Advances From Providing Reactive Information To Predictive Business Insights

      In 2014, technology monitoring priorities for infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals can no longer only focus on technology offerings that serve internal business services but must also...

      • Downloads: 435
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:India Tech Market Outlook: 2014

      Customer Obsession Takes Center Stage For Technology Spending

      IT purchases in India will reach US$29 billion in 2014. As in other emerging economies, India's tech market is still largely hardware-driven, but spending on software and services is gaining...

      • Downloads: 315
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:SAP Bets Its Future On Hana And SaaS

      Hana Will Bolster The Licensed Business, But SAP Needs A More Aggressive SaaS Strategy To Maintain Double-Digit Revenue Growth

      SAP's position as the largest business application vendor is not in doubt; whether it will be a market leader in revenue growth and in innovation is less certain. Anticipating the market's growing...

      • Downloads: 858
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:The 10 Most Important Technology Trends In Business Application Architecture Today

      Understand These Trends To Shape Your Application Strategy

      This report enumerates the top 10 technology trends that are reshaping the nature and value proposition of business applications today and in the coming years. Application delivery leaders,...

      • Downloads: 1283
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:A Mixed Outlook For The Global Tech Market In 2013 And 2014

      The US Market And Software Buying Will Be The Drivers Of 2.3% Growth This Year And 5.4% Growth Next Year

      CIOs in different regions of the world will generally match changes in their budgets to local economic conditions; their purchases of IT goods and services in 2013 and 2014 will grow, stay flat, or...

      • Downloads: 1005
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Six Business Technology Trends That Will Propel Your Firm In 2013

      From Technology Foundations To Business Outcomes

      Forrester sees six important trends unfolding in business technology (BT), where information technology will most directly and visibly affect business outcomes. Not having an initiative or effort...

      • Downloads: 1460
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:The Future Of Customer Data Management

      Live Or Die By Your Customer Data Management Strategy

      Customer data is the lifeblood of the contemporary enterprise. It's used in virtually every function of the business, including product research, design, and development; advertising and marketing...

      • Downloads: 1836
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:New Dynamics Shape IT Services Spending

      Changes Will Accelerate Over The Next 24 Months

      The IT services industry is in the middle of a fundamental transformation of who it sells to, what services it sells, and how it delivers those services. Upstart vendors specializing in new...

      • Downloads: 875
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Big Data Adoption Trends In Asia Pacific: 2013 To 2014

      The maturity and sophistication of existing data warehousing (DW) implementations across the Asia Pacific (AP) region has been variable, to say the least. If the hype around big data is to be...

      • Downloads: 848
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:IT Industry Disruptions Fuel Renewed Asia Pacific Market Growth

      Forrester's 2013 Predictions For Asia Pacific

      2013 will be a transformative year for IT adoption in Asia Pacific (AP); multiple IT trends will converge to drive industry disruptions and help spur renewed growth in IT spending. Overall, we...

      • Downloads: 494
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Forrsights: Winning Software Strategies

      Unveiling The Software Strategies Of Top-Performing Companies

      During November 2011 and December 2011, Forrester surveyed 2,438 software decision-makers across Canada, France, Germany, the UK, and the US to determine their spending priorities around software. To...

      • Downloads: 186
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Smart Process Applications Fill A Big Business Gap

      They Will Grow Twice As Fast As The Enterprise Application Market

      Smart process apps are a new category of application software designed to support business activities that are people-intensive, highly variable, loosely structured, and subject to frequent change....

      • Downloads: 1007