Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and through enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other enterprise application vendors. Over the last few years, the strategy has proven to be successful; however, the ongoing industry consolidation continues to shrink the prospective partner list—is this an opportunity or a challenge to Vanguard and its partners?
only a minimum of training. Last but not least, the power business user has access to the full range of GPS functionality, including real-time querying, report authoring, OLAP, graphing, and analytics, and is able to build information views using standard business terminology, and bring together data from multiple sources, multiple hardware platforms, and multiple functional areas. Once an information view has been created, power business users can conduct their analysis using intuitive, point-and-click