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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 […]

BI Trend Monitor 2016: Infographic

BI Trend Monitor 2016 examines the trends currently shaping the business intelligence and data management market. We asked close to 2,800 users, consultants and vendors for their views on the most important BI trends, revealing a comprehensive picture of regional, company and industry specific differences and delivering an up-to-date perspective on the BI market. This […]

Cisco Acquires ParStream

Author: Carsten Bange Published: 27 October 2015 Abstract: Networking giant Cisco has announced its intent to buy ParStream, a young analytical database vendor based in Germany and the US. This acquisition strengthens Cisco’s ability to build networks with real-time data acquisition and storage “on the edges” of the network in distributed infrastructures. Click here to download the […]

Pervasive Business Intelligence: Still A Dream

According to The BI Survey 15, BARC’s detailed annual audit of end-user sentiment on the business intelligence (BI) software market, published today. PRESS RELEASE – LONDON, 19th October 2015 Pervasive BI: Still a dream Usage of BI is becoming more pervasive, but remains a long way from being truly widespread in companies, according to The BI […]

Big data analysis shown to increase revenues and reduce costs According to a recent survey conducted by BARC

Benefits and challenges Over 40% of companies worldwide analyze big data and many are now enjoying a variety of benefits, according to “Big Data Use Cases 2015 – Getting Real On Data Monetization“, published this week by BARC. Topping the list of benefits realized from big data analysis are better strategic decisions (69%), improved control […]

BARC Score Launched Würzburg, May 19, 2015

Business software industry analyst firm BARC today launched BARC Score, a new analyst report evaluating and ranking the key players in the business intelligence (BI) software market. BARC Score analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of all the leading vendors in the BI market, as well as many of the smaller vendors that often have less […]