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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
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 2010 world market trends


A Partner-friendly Platform Provider Discusses Market Trends
A background of Progress Software notes the vendor’s product line-up, and some of the benefits companies find by using Progress platforms and infrastructure

2010 world market trends  half their business by 2010. Some notable examples of mid-market enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors harnessing Progress’s technologies to SOA-rejuvenate and “future-proof” their products (while protecting current products and solutions, extending common components, and possibly converging to a “superset” product with best-of-breed functions from a variety of vendors) to integrate disparate products within the portfolio are Datasul , QAD , Infor , Epicor Software , Consona , and proALPHA

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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Business Intelligence (BI)

Business intelligence (BI) and performance management applications enable real-time, interactive access, analysis, and manipulation of mission-critical corporate information. These applications provide users with valuable insights into key operating information to quickly identify business problems and opportunities. Users are able to access and leverage vast amounts of information to analyze relationships and understand trends that ultimately support business decisions. These tools prevent the potential loss of knowledge within the enterprise that results from massive information accumulation that is not readily accessible or in a usable form. It is an umbrella term that ties together other closely related data disciplines including data mining, statistical analysis, forecasting, and decision support. 

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