Profile of Doug HenschenExecutive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Member Since: 11/15/2013
News & Commentary Posts: 1717
Doug Henschen is Executive Editor of InformationWeek, where he covers the intersection of enterprise applications with information management, business intelligence, big data and analytics. He previously served as editor in chief of Intelligent Enterprise, editor in chief of Transform Magazine, and Executive Editor at DM News. He has covered IT and data-driven marketing for more than 15 years.
Articles by Doug Henschen
posted in August 2008
From setting a strategic vision and gaining C-level support to promoting successes and responding to emergencies, follow these seven suggestions for developing BICCs that boost business performance.
Product Information Management and Information Server enhancements aimed at getting data right, matching names, standardizing terms and doing business around the globe.
Outlooksoft, Pilot and Cartesis applications 'integrated' with NetWeaver and BusinessObjects XI. Xcelsius presentation app hits the desktop, while SAP customers get free Crystal.
It ain't over till it's over, and Forrester and BIScorecard reports say the business intelligence playoffs are a long way off.
Gartner's "Magic Quadrants" and Forrester's "Wave" reports carry a lot of weight, but these reports lean more toward assessing vendors rather than products... Most would-be buyers are equally hungry for hands-on analysis of the software they might end up using every day. In the BI market, that gap is filled by Cindi Howson's BIScorecard. Here's a peek at the top-level scores, plus a link to five helpful recommendations.
Long-serving executive helped grow the business intelligence product line from its roots in Microsoft SQL Server.
With an interface for every user type and eight extendable BIRT report layouts, Views 8 app is said to go from strategic scorecards down to operational exception reports.
Deal nets online profit optimization platform. New global practice will branch out from hotels to events, online advertising and other potential markets.