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Innovations in Business Intelligence
Business intelligence (BI) is in the midst of a new wave of innovations. Ideas in the search space, software as a service, and real-time analytics are extending

cognos member summaries  the application systems. IBM Cognos Now! is a product that includes a configured server with all the necessary components for operational BI. It is also offered as a hosted service through SaaS. A streaming server provides continuous data integration of transactional information with historical data. A business rules execution engine makes it possible to set up alerts based on operational activities. An analytic server includes engines for querying and analysis; aggregate data is stored in the server,

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