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Has the Mid-market Found Vanguard BI Solutions?
Enterprise performance management (EPM) and business intelligence (BI) supplier, Vanguard Solutions Group's business strategy focuses on selling with and

tutorial bi  category (for an extensive tutorial on BI systems see Business Intelligence Status Report ). Vanguard GPS Traits It has been a few years since we first wrote about Vanguard and its performance management solution GPS, which provides BI for senior executives and operations and production managers within finance, sales, purchasing, product development, or marketing departments. For instance, GPS has long been offered as fully integrated into the venerable MAPICS XA (now MAPICS ERP for iSeries ) ERP

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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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