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  • SA: Business Intelligence for everyone…but

    July 16, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on SA: Business Intelligence for everyone…but

    Business Intelligence (BI) is relevant and useful for businesses, irrespective of size, but there are pre-requisites claim ICT experts at the ICT Business Breakfast, hosted by ITNewsAfrica and sponsor Yellowfin. Although decision makers want the process...

  • ITNewsAfrica’s top ten stories of the week

    July 6, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on ITNewsAfrica’s top ten stories of the week

    This week there has been a great deal of emphasis on consumer product and the rollout of devices by mobile service providers and technology retailers across Africa. There is a lot of interest in the activities of technology suppliers and impact on products...

  • Business Intelligence in the palm of your hand

    July 5, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Business Intelligence in the palm of your hand

    CIOs and CEOs are increasingly forging new, collaborative relationships with technology users, giving them freedom to make IT decisions, and teaching them how to assume responsibility for those decisions.  And rather than focusing on controlling, or...

  • Efficiency, consumerisation and Business Intelligence

    July 2, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Efficiency, consumerisation and Business Intelligence

    From the launch of Atari in the 1980s to today’s always connected Internet age, changes in technology have resulted in massive upheavals in the business environment. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the requirements and opportunities presented in the...

  • Managing IT consumerisation in manufacturing, distribution

    May 23, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Managing IT consumerisation in manufacturing, distribution

    Wikipedia describes Consumerisation as “the growing tendency for new information technology to emerge first in the consumer market and then spread into business and government organisations. The emergence of consumer markets as the primary driver of...

  • How SMBs can benefit from business intelligence

    February 20, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on How SMBs can benefit from business intelligence

    Whenever they hear the term “business intelligence” (BI), owners of small-to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) might be under the wrongful impression that it is a solution meant to be implemented only by major corporations and large enterprises with...

  • Personalise the desktop to leverage off business intelligence

    June 13, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Personalise the desktop to leverage off business intelligence

    The sheer volume of data adding pressure to the PC server and the need to gate-keep information in order to prioritise the order of communication defines business intelligence today.   This is the view of Human Resource and people development experts who...

  • ABIBA to expand channel partner network in Africa

    April 10, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on ABIBA to expand channel partner network in Africa

    ABIBA Systems, a provider of telecom Business Intelligence and Analytics software solutions, is planning to further expand its channel partner eco-system in Africa, Europe & Middle East in order to meet the business demand for its solutions in these...

  • The BICC has great potential in South Africa

    February 24, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on The BICC has great potential in South Africa

    Business Intelligence (BI) has for a long time been claimed as a vital technology to the success of your enterprise. Increasingly Performance Management (PM) has become a measure of efficiency, effectiveness and productivity. However, the effectiveness of BI...

  • Business Intelligence and Analytics –The next frontier for African telecom operators

    January 30, 2012 • FeaturesComments (1)

    Opportunities and rapidly changing market dynamics make Africa one of the most vibrant markets in telecom.  Grand entry of MNC’s like Airtel, Vodafone and innovative initiatives like M- Pesa by incumbent players have brought the African telecom market to...

  • Is 2012 the year of ‘delivery’ for data quality?

    January 20, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Is 2012 the year of ‘delivery’ for data quality?

    The relevance of data quality in achieving delivery for Business Intelligence (BI) implementations has becoming increasingly clear over the past few years, and in 2012, it is expected that this trend will be continued. Predictions by Boris Evelson of...

  • Business Intelligence on the move has arrived

    October 26, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on Business Intelligence on the move has arrived

    Mobile Business Intelligence (BI) has accelerated following the launch of the iconic iPad by Apple visionary Steve Jobs little more than a year ago. Despite widespread smartphone adoption, its small screen size prevented it from leading the charge for mobile...

  • MicroStrategy: BI stock exchange price up by 60%

    October 18, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on MicroStrategy: BI stock exchange price up by 60%

    MicroStrategy hosted a Business Intelligence (BI) Forum this morning, 18 October 2011 at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa. MicroStartegy, founded in 1989 is a NASDAQ listed global provider of Business Intelligence (BI) software. In...

  • ICT corporate companies need ERP

    September 8, 2011 • FeaturesComments (2)

    ERP stands for “Enterprise Resource Planning” and many organisations do NOT use their ERPs for ERP.  Frequently the resource planning for the enterprise gets done somewhere other than in the ERP. Frankly, if you scratch beneath the surface you...

  • Accsys celebrates 30 years in business

    September 1, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Accsys celebrates 30 years in business

    Management at Accsys has toasted the company’s 30th year in operation with the release of new software including Accsys PeopleWare 11 (an upgrade of Accsys PeopleWare 7), Accsys PeopleCloud – the Software as a Service cloud-based HR and payroll services...

  • SA airports fly high with Geospatial Intelligence

    August 22, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on SA airports fly high with Geospatial Intelligence

    When the Airports Company of South Africa decided to use geographical information systems (GIS) to track and manage its infrastructure, it started a journey that has seen spatial awareness improve nearly every part of the business, from infrastructure...