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Posts from the ‘Collaboration’ Category

5
Feb

Cloud, Collaboration Stir Up Talent Cluster

Collaboration in the cloud is simplifying communications everywhere and that is sparking more creative, and perhaps even more effective, ways of working together.

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27
Dec

2012 Cloud Adoption Portends 2013 Trends

Cloud detractors would say that cloud computing is a still-maturing market with many pain points to be ironed out, but there’s mounting evidence to the contrary. The latest findings from a survey by Dimensional Research, sponsored by HostAnalytics, suggests that at the end of 2012, CIOs aren’t just savvy on cloud, they’re excited about it and they understand its potential.

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26
Dec

Laying the Foundation: Building Blocks of a BI Strategy

Before constructing a building, any architect needs blueprints – the master framework for any and all subsequent plans and contingencies going forward. The same applies when adopting business intelligence solutions. It’s imperative users create and implement a BI strategy that outlines their overall vision, mission and reason behind its adoption.

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18
Dec

Cloud-based Collaboration Marches Forward

The end of 2012 finds the cloud-based enterprise collaboration toolbox getting bigger as the market gains steam and vendors release more sophisticated solutions and services that integrate collaborative technologies via the cloud.

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12
Dec

Higher Learning: A Case for BI in Education

Business intelligence and analytics solutions can be applied to any industry with multiple sources of untapped, uncontrolled data to create structure, find value and achieve ROI.

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5
Dec

BI and CPM: Reconciling Convergence

All too often the terms business intelligence (BI) and corporate performance management (CPM) are used interchangeably – and, at first take, there seems to be very little difference. BI and CPM vendors rely on the same clouds and infrastructure. There’s a lot of overlap between the solutions: BI can be used to define and analyze performance metrics, while performance management can be a feature in overarching BI solutions.

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4
Dec

IDC: ‘3rd Platform’ Spurs Transition, Competition

Technology market watchers are busy taking stock of 2012 and placing their bets for the new year. IDC is looking at 2013 as the time to complete the transition to what it calls the “3rd Platform,” as organizations look to integrate newer technologies and market competition becomes fiercer.

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8
Nov

Making Collaboration Work For You

For CIOs looking to incorporate collaboration into the workplace, it may seem like a daunting task. Choosing a platform that’s right for both the workplace, the workers and the executive community may even seem impossible, but in reality, all it takes is a little strategy.

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6
Nov

Enterprise Lessons in the ‘Big Data Election’

The Wall Street Journal was one of the first to declare 2012 as “the year of Big Data.” As voters head to the polls today for the presidential election, that trend continues, with Big Data poised to play a big role in the results.

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4
Oct

Hosted E-mail Is On-Ramp the Cloud

When talking about the cloud, it’s easy to make sweeping generalizations about swapping legacy solutions for shiny new cloud technologies, but often this is easier said than done.

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