Centralized and Decentralized Analytics Brought to the Enterprise by Birst 7
In this blog by ARC Advisory Group VP Ralph Rio, he notes that Birst 7 “enables enterprise organizations to democratize data modeling while still maintaining centralized compliance and governance,” all through a unified, easy-to-use interface.
15 Free Business Intelligence Software Trials to Explore
Birst is featured in this Solutions Review article as a top BI provider with a free trial to help companies find the best analytics solution for their needs. Birst “features an adaptive user experience, multi-tenant cloud architecture, user data tier, and a completely virtualized data ecosystem.”
Are You Mining Loyalty Gold?
In this article on retail customer loyalty programs, Birst’s Mona Patel tells Convenience Store News that retailers who want to stay on top of data mining need data and analytics platforms that capture data across all applicable channels.
Birst Thrives with Infor’s Support
In his Perspectives blog, Ventana Research SVP & Research Director Dave Menninger notes how Infor’s backing provides a “global presence and support” for the Birst platform, which enables enterprises to “incorporate analytics into varied line-of-business activities.”
Birst Unveils New Infor AI-Powered Smart Analytics
Timothy King at Solutions Review notes that Birst Smart Analytics, powered by Infor Coleman AI, gives business users “a complete picture of what’s driving business performance.”
Birst Releases Smart Analytics Suite of Solutions
In this Database Trends and Applications article, Birst’s Brad Peters notes that, with Birst Smart Analytics, business users can take advantage of capabilities that until now had been available only to highly skilled data scientists.
Southern Water’s centralised data team geared for silo busting
Amy Balmain, head of data exploitation at Birst customer Southern Water in the UK, notes in ComputerWeekly that the Birst platform enabled better business decision-making at scale and “delivered £250,000 in cost savings identified on day one.”
Infor Birst named a leader, reliable, adaptable in business analytics report
BusinessMirror reports that Ventana Research has named Infor Birst a leader in TCO/ROI, Reliability, and Adaptability in its 2018 Analytics and Business Intelligence Value Index. “Birst Enterprise can be easily integrated into existing infrastructure, applications and processes,” the report noted.
The promise of AI and why we’re not there yet
Birst’s Pedro Arellano tells Adrian Bridgwater at TechHQ that the real promise of AI-driven BI lies in showing business users how they can leverage BI for data beyond the data warehouse, automate data preparation tasks and interact with computers in a more natural, cognitive way.
Analytics Connects the Dots – and Data – to Improve Healthcare Supply Chain Performance
In his article for Spend Matters, Birst’s Brad Stillwell writes that analytics have the power to improve the performance of supply chains and entire healthcare ecosystems to deliver a significant competitive advantage.