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Has The BI Market Consolidation Been Crystal-Clearly Actuated?
Although the recent spate of acquisitions in the business intelligence market, especially marked with Business Object’s acquisition of Crystal, Hyperion’s

bi reviews  ERP vendors see BI Market Consolidation Compared to ERP Market Consolidation . This is Part One of a three-part note. Part Two will discuss the Market Impact. Part Three will cover Competition and make User Recommendations. Business Objects and Crystal Decisions First, on July 18, Business Objects (NASDAQ: BOBJ; Euronext Paris ISIN code FR0004026250 - BOB), a global provider of enterprise business intelligence (BI) solutions, and Crystal Decisions, Inc. , a privately held information management (i.e.,

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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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