According to Gartner, Business intelligence (BI) is an umbrella term that includes the applications, infrastructure and tools, and best practices that enable access to and analysis of information to improve and optimize decisions and performance. Business intelligence (BI) is the set of techniques and tools for the transformation of raw data into meaningful and useful … More What is Business intelligence (BI)?
The large BI vendors, including SAP, Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, Information Builders, MicroStrategy and SAS, have been around for years. But there are also a number of BI startups that see their products get absorbed as a feature in a larger player’s software. According to EnterpriseAppsToday, in addition to the large players, some mid-size BI vendors to … More What are popular Business Intelligence Tools? What does Gartner Magic Quadrant for BI Tools for 2015 say?