Monthly Archives: June 2013

IBM BI and Analytics – Realising the benefit of $17 Billion of Acquisitions (part 1/2)

IBM recently held an analyst briefing in Toronto, Canada for leading industry analysts covering the BI, Analytics and Big Data Market. I was fortunate to be the only analyst from emerging markets (Asia Pacific, Africa, Latin America) to attend the … Continue reading

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Competitive Differentiation – Are you really saying anything that matters.?

Use the EMU approach to avoid being an Ostrich. At capioIT we see so many vendor (and many buy side corporate overviews) slides that highlight a unique competitive or market differentiation point. The problem is that everyone has the same … Continue reading

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capioIT view on Open Source BI in Australia

Thanks to @trevclarke and @ITPro some insight from capioIT into the lack of adoption of Open Source BI in Australia. http://www.smh.com.au/it-pro/business-it/software-aids-exprisoners-reintegration-20130603-2nm1f.html  

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Visualization for Analytics will be driven by the consumerization of IT

Alongside predictive analytics, visualization, particularly for mobility, is the hottest investment focus and offering expansion for analytics providers. Making content more visually usable and friendly to a range of users and user skill levels is essential. “voice activated analytics visualization” … Continue reading

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What is the capioIT Capture Share Report?

What is the capioIT Capture Share Report? When I established capioIT in September 2010, I had a clear desire to be innovative in how I analysed the emerging technology and geographic markets. The Capture Share report is the methodology that … Continue reading

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