Archive for the ‘Open Source Business Intelligence’ Category

Gartner quotes SpagoBI in the 2012 MQ for BI Platforms report

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence Platform, February 2012, is out. This year major OS BI-related vendors as Actuate (BIRT), Jaspersoft, Pentaho are in; SpagoBI, the only pure OS BI product is quoted. As the SpagoWorld initiative founder, I’m very proud to see SpagoBI suite – SpagoWorld flagship project – included in the Gartner’s report, […]

BI and GIS: the cultural clash

Monday, April 26th, 2010

A lot of things could be said about cultural differences between the two communities and how they had influenced the grow of GIS and BI’s projects, markets, business models and companies. I will talck about that in a future post. For the moment  I want to focus the analysis on what happens when these two […]

Location Intelligence’s adoption barriers

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Having a Geographical Information System (GIS) and a Business Intelligence (BI) infrastructure in place is not enough to enable Location Intelligence (LI).  LI is the combination between spatial data and business data with the precise aim to improve the decision making process. In other words having a GIS and a BI infrastructure in place is […]

Location Intelligence At Solutions Linux

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

The presentation on Location Intelligence I gave at Solutions Linux last week is now online on slideshare … Location Intelligence: when Business Intelligence meets Cartography Many thanks to all the ones who attended to it and to OW2 for the great organization of the event. I would also thank Altic, one of our technological partner, […]

Open Source Business Intelligence

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

What a better occasion to write this first post on this new OS BI blog than attending and presenting at Solutions Linux 2010 in Paris, France. Not a long time ago open source BI companies were taking in conferences like this their initial steps to propose the open source alternative to the market. Few years […]

Location Intelligence

Monday, March 15th, 2010

What a better place than my first post on the blog to introduce the topic I would like to talk about from now on:  Location Intelligence. Location Intelligence (LI) is the capacity to organize and understand complex events through the use of geographic relationships inherent in all information. “80% of all data stored in corporate […]