Top 25 Influencers in Business Intelligence

List of top 25 business intelligence influencers based on Klout score as of May, 2013.

Amazon Enters Data Warehousing Field Via Amazon Redshift Service

Amazon announced Amazon Redshift service, which is a low-cost, high-performance data warehousing platform that is built on the MPP infrastructure.

Business Objects and MicroStrategy report Q3 Earnings

On Wednesday, Business Objects reported Q3 earnings of 41 cents per share after adjustment of one-time charges, beating the consensus estimate of 34 cents. Revenue was $310.4 M, ahead of the consensus estimate of $295 M. License revenue was $132 M (up 9% YoY), while service revenue was $179 M (up 27% YoY). Yesterday, MicroStrategy […]

MicroStrategy 8

I had the chance recently to attend a session where MicroStrategy representatives discussed the new features implemented in the new MicroStrategy 8. There were basically two improvements over the prior version: 1. MicroStrategy 8 added plenty of features for users to generate nice-looking reports. 2. MicroStrategy 8 added additional data source connectivity capabitilies. That was […]