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Forecast for Cloud BI and Data Management: Hot and Rising

BARC and Eckerson Group’s “BI and Data Management In The Cloud” study examines current attitudes, issues and trends relating to the use of business intelligence (BI) and data management technologies in the cloud. This infographic uses findings from the study to focus on companies’ increasing use of cloud BI and reveal the main use cases, challenges and benefits of […]

Cloud Business Intelligence Adoption Continues Its Rise

PRESS RELEASE – WÜRZBURG, 12th January 2017 The Business Application Research Center (BARC) and Eckerson Group have joined forces to publish a study on current attitudes, issues and trends relating to the use of business intelligence (BI) and data management (DM) technologies in the cloud. It is based on a survey of 370 IT decision-makers around the […]

Big Data and Information Security: Infographic

BARC and KuppingerCole’s “Big Data and Information Security” study examines the role of Big Data analytics plays in cyber security. This infographic presents some of the key findings from the survey-based study. Click here to find out more about our study on Big Data and Information Security.  

BARC and KuppingerCole Publish Big Data and Information Security Survey Results

PRESS RELEASE – WÜRZBURG / WIESBADEN, 14th November 2016 KuppingerCole Ltd., an independent, international analyst organization with a strong focus on Information Security, Identity and Access Management as well as all areas concerning the Digital Transformation, together with BARC, a leading enterprise software industry analyst and consulting firm specializing in areas including Data Management and Business […]

The BI Survey 16: Operational BI Continues Its Rise in 2016

PRESS RELEASE – WÜRZBURG, 10th November 2016 BARC’s annual BI Survey results are launched on the new bi-survey.com website. Major findings this year include the continued surge in the use of business intelligence (BI) in production/operations departments, customer analysis is named as the #1 investment area in new BI projects, and several trends including collaboration and sensor […]

BARC BI Trend Monitor 2017: Data Discovery / Data Visualization Remains The Top Trend in Business Intelligence

PRESS RELEASE – WÜRZBURG, 8th November 2016 BARC’s BI Trend Monitor 2017, which is published today, provides detailed information on which business intelligence (BI) trends are currently having the greatest impact on the market. It also identifies the factors that lead to the most successful BI implementations. Based on a survey of 2,800 users, consultants and […]

Next Generation Software Comparison – BARC Launches “bi-survey.com”

PRESS RELEASE – WÜRZBURG, 18th October 2016 The Business Application Research Center (BARC) extends its portfolio with the interactive platform “bi-survey.com”. The English-language website is now available at www.bi-survey.com, serving as a central source of information and an authoritative guide to the comparison, selection and purchase of Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics software. The platform combines […]

prevero to be Acquired by Dutch Software Vendor Unit4

prevero has announced it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Unit4, a Netherlands-based enterprise applications software vendor with operations worldwide. The purchase price has not been disclosed. Authors: Carsten Bange and Christian Fuchs Published: 11 July 2016 In recent years, prevero has grown into one of the largest performance management vendors in the DACH […]

Qlik To Be Acquired by Private Equity Firm Thoma Bravo

Qlik has announced it has entered into an agreement with private equity firm Thoma Bravo to be acquired by them for around 3 billion USD. Author: Carsten Bange Published: 30 June 2016 Qlik announced at the beginning of June that it has entered into an agreement with private equity firm Thoma Bravo to be acquired by them for ~3 […]