Nucleus Research: Organizations Gain Significant ROI from Business Analytics

Nucleus Research recently published a study to determine if organizations investing in business analytics received consistent ROI from the technology investment. The study found that these organizations did indeed reach an average ROI of $13.01 for every dollar spent in 2014. As business intelligence and analytics solutions continue to evolve and cross-industry organizations determine the […]

What’s New in IBM Cognos 10.2.2

At #IBMInsight in Las Vegas last week, I attended sessions relating to new features in IBM Cognos 10.2.2 and wanted to share with you what is new. Let’s start with some of the basics – tabbed reports. Reports with multiple pages can now be set up as tabbed outputs. Instead of having to page down […]

IBM Insight 2014 Conference Update: Watson and Cognos

The first day of the general #IBMInsight 2014 conference included interesting announcements and new ideas focusing on data, analytics and cloud. In my last blog post about IBM Insight, we discussed the business partner summit. This post, I wanted to provide insight and key notes from some of the sessions on Monday. First, IBM believes we are […]

IBM Insight 2014 Conference Update

Today, Sunday, October 26, 2014, was the Business Partner summit at the #IBMInsight 2014 Conference at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. From 8 in the morning until around 9 in the evening, it was a non-stop stream of IBMers, business partners, product road maps, and sales strategies. And I also got to meet Jake […]

Preparing for IBM Insight 2014 Conference

With only a week left until the premier business analytics and big data conference of the year – #IBMInsight, previously known as IBM Information On Demand – it’s time to start preparing the for the four day (five days for IBM Business Partners) conference. The days are split up with general sessions in the mornings, followed […]