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Why You Should Attend IBIS 2014

People around the world from a variety of business backgrounds have gathered together every year in June for an extraordinary conference. InfoSol’s Business Intelligence Seminar (IBIS) is a premier Business Objects experience that succeeds beyond standard education conferences today. This year’s IBIS, Limitless Business Intelligence 2.0, will deliver new attendees ...

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BI Report Delivery In Under A Minute

Modern Business Intelligence (BI) platforms like SAP BusinessObjects, SQL Server Reporting Services and Yellowfin BI give organizations a wealth of reporting tools. Tools like Web Intelligence, Crystal Reports and SSRS make it easy to create attractive and valuable BI reports. Getting those reports into the hands of consumers and decision ...

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2014 Top BI Prediction: Affordable BI for All

This week somebody asked me “What would be your one prediction for BI in 2014?”. Yes, I have seen many of the BI analysts and vendors making their top prediction and trend lists with items like Big Data, Agile BI, Embedded Analytics, Collaboration, True Self-Service BI, Social BI, Prescriptive BI, ...

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Delivering Reports to Multiple Tabs in Excel with InfoBurst

Recently we had a client approach us with a difficult requirement for distributing a webi report.  They have a single report which contains details for up to 60 customers.  They wanted to schedule the report to produce an excel spreadsheet, however, with the report split into a tab for each ...

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Yellowfin 7 Release Coming Soon and Full of Enhancements

Yellowfin announced the new release date of their enhancements to the integrated BI solution that will reflect in Yellowfin 7; GA is set for December 20th 2013. There are many anticipated enhancements coming in this release due to the feedback Yellowfin customers have given since the changes in 6.3.  I will ...

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InfoBurst Build 123 Release & Webinar

InfoBurst build 123 was released November 14, 2013. The build contains a number of enhancements, including: BusinessObjects: BI 4.0 SP7 and BI 4.1 SP1 platforms are now supported. InfoBurst Dashboard Connectors: Dashboards 4 connectors now support BI Mobile conversion to HTML5 DCP: Schedule and burst DeskI in BI 4.1 using the Desktop Intelligence ...

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Exciting Enhancements Coming for InfoBurst Enterprise

Many exciting things came from our first annual InfoBurst® User Conference.  Getting to interact with our customers, seeing how they use the product, and hearing about the real world issues they face really help mold what InfoBurst Enterprise can become.  This year we held a User Influence Meeting where we ...

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BusinessObjects Rocks Anaheim: SBOUC Reflections

ASUG’s SAP BusinessObjects User Conference 2013 will go down in the annals of BusinessObjects history as a milestone event. While SAP is still trying to sort out how to position its ever growing portfolio of Business Intelligence tools, this conference clearly demonstrated that its customers have already figured it out ...

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BI Trends in 2013

As business analysts, we use a lot of really great and powerful tools to visualize our valuable information.  The only problem is that the world as a whole is moving towards a more mobile environment.  And that leaves me with the question of what is going to happen to our ...

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