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Introduction This is the story of a ‘blue’ and a ‘green’ hospital … In the ‘blue’ hospital, amongst other things, the medical procedures (diagnoses) and the gender associated with a patient were recorded in...
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Werner Engelen
Introduction BI –Business Intelligence– can be defined as a range of applications, technologies and methodologies to disclose information to end users for decision making. It encompasses functionality in the area of Query, Reporting,...
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Raf Theuwis
Introduction Business Intelligence and data warehouse projects are often seen as costly and never ending on time or even worst as costly projects that never deliver any benefits. As with any ICT related project, this can be true in some cases but...
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Christophe Cabrera
In the world of Business Intelligence (BI) and Performance Management, every so often a new term is launched, often proclaimed as the next big thing. "Location Intelligence is one of the more recent new terms. The term seems to speak for itself, and...
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Kris Bouckaert
PowerPivot, then still codenamed Project Gemini, was announced at the second annual Microsoft BI Conference in Seattle on October 6, 2008.
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Nico Verbaenen
In information technology, migration is the process of moving from the use of one operating environment to another operating environment.
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Sabrina Bonneux
Introduction As in any project, also in Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing projects, a time exists for discovery of what is wanted and/or needed followed by a time for building what results from the requirements. In typical project...
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Werner Engelen
Introduction: What does the improved integration between Cognos 8.4 BI and TM1 have to offer IBM Cognos TM1 is a relative new addition to the IBM Cognos software stack, following Cognos' acquisition of Applix in 2007, just prior to its own...
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Mathias Leupe
The Background and functionality of Performance Point Server Over the last years, most Business Intelligence software vendors have been gradually extending their BI offerings to include CPM (Corporate Performance Management) related functionalities...
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Nico Verbaenen
Fast and reliable access to your information is one of the key success factors for any Business Intelligence or Data Warehousing application. Within the technological architecture of SAP BW the multi-dimensional model of InfoCubes has a tremendous...
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Thierry Helderweirt