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TIBCO Delivers Spotfire 6.0
At the recent TUCON 2013 conference, TIBCO Software Inc. announced the latest version of its data discovery and visualization platform, TIBCO Spotfire 6.0. The

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Spreadsheets: An Inadequate Solution for Budgeting, Forecasting and Reporting


Mid-size organizations have been conducting their budgeting and forecasting through a readily-available, inexpensive, and easy-to-use application—the spreadsheet. But spreadsheets fail to support complex planning processes, which involve multiple people, require real-time access to data, and demand comprehensive security. Discover how the Adaptive Planning budgeting and planning application can help you meet these needs.

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Is Your Enterprise Application on a Road to Nowhere?


Consolidation is a well-documented trend and is to be expected in the market for enterprise applications. This article outlines the evolution of the enterprise software market. Specifically, it focuses on the revolutionary technology known as service-oriented architecture (SOA).

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Throw Away Your Financial Statements: Managing by Metrics


Analyzing static, detailed financial statements has been the modus operandi for hundreds of years. Because many business management systems can isolate and create graphics of key performance indicators (KPI), businesses should now concentrate on KPIs, which influence profitability.

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Intuitive Manufacturing Systems Shows Maturity in Adolescent Age Part Three: Market Impact Continued


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Excel Users Are “Doomed.” Long Live Excel User Interface


A little while ago, in her post Beware Supply Chain Excel Users—YOU are DOOMED!!!!, my colleague Khudsiya Quadri warned Microsoft Excel users that Excel is not a good option when enterprise applications are expected to be used. Reading her post and the comments that followed is a good exercise in learning different perspectives from different people. However, in my post, I’ll refrain from agreeing

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Lyza


Lyza desktop software can help analysts synthesize, explore, and visualize data—and publish reports—all without the reliance on lengthy IT development cycles. With a visual drag-and-drop interface, spreadsheet-like formulas, and interactive charting and statistics, Lyza is designed to keep users in touch with the data as they observe relationships, refine their assumptions, and solve problems iteratively. The software has been architected to take advantage of the available parallelism within multicore desktop computers, and Lyzasoft’s step-by-step analytic approach lends itself to a multithreaded execution strategy. Lyza Commons provides an environment for sharing and monitoring data for Lyza desktop analytics. It is designed to provide derivational insight for analysts, while also providing transparency and manageability of information flows for business and IT.     

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Zemeter Solutions Bears Fruit for Sunsweet Growers


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