Birst unveiled Distributed Business Analytics, a solution that connects on-premise and cloud business intelligence capabilities. This release includes features to blend data with centralized warehouse or cloud master data, create user configurable data subject menus and business definitions, and self-service BI sandboxing with enterprise data. (For an extended story on this release, click here.)
ConvergEx Group unveiled the latest version of PerformEx, their web-based global transaction cost analysis technology. Users can generate visual reports and detailed tables that summarize forecasted, actual and historical performance against a number of benchmarks.
LBMC Technologies has developed IntegraterPlus, an application that integrates Intacct’s cloud financial management and accounting applications with Microsoft Dynamics CRM, connecting clients’ cloud-based financials with their customer data. IntegraterPlus offers automatic, two-way synchronization of customer and sales data, for financial, operational and business development analysis. (For an extended story on this release, click here.)
Noetix released Noetix Analytics 5.2, an analytics solution which provides trending reports and analysis. This release offers new operational data stores and ETL for Salesforce.com, new data marts for incentive compensation, repot repair and service contracts, and can be used in conjunction with existing BI tools, such as those from Oracle, SAP and Microsoft.
Oracle announced the release of Oracle Tuxedo ART 12c, which includes Oracle Tuxedo Application Runtime for IBM CICS, IMS and Batch; and Oracle Tuxedo Application Rehosting Workbench. The latest version of this release allows customers to reduce IT costs by rehosting larger-scale mainframe applications and running them on traditional Linux/UNIX servers, engineered systems and in enterprise clouds, as well as improving batch operations and support costs.
Rackspace announced the availability of Cloud Databases and Cloud Servers, powered by OpenStack. Available as a private, public or hybrid offering, these solutions allow businesses to build, test and deploy applications in the cloud, without being locked-in, as well as an increased ability to scale and enhanced API performance.
SAP released its rapid-deployment solution for sentiment intelligence with SAP HANA, culling from social networking sites, communities, wikis and blogs, in real time for combinations with CRM text data. This release projects sales and marketing trends, aligns market sentiment with sales campaigns and promotions and analyzing unstructured data (e.g. HTML, SML and TXT files) from various sources.
X+1 released Origin Enterprise DMP, its data management platform. With x+1’s Predictive Optimization engine, users can move targeting decision and create segments based on interaction logic, all in real time.
YourEncore released a predictive market BI solution that helps clients forecast future events that will impact R&D investments, as well as business decisions. Modeled after a stock market, this solution uses the collective judgment of a group, selected from a group of over 7,000 industry experts, who “buy” or “sell” shares, to predict the profitability of each product; YourEncore provides customized crowds, with unique expertise and varied backgrounds.
Zerto announced the release of Zerto Virtual Replication 2.0, a disaster recovery solution developed to protect tier-one applications in virtualized data centers and cloud environments. This release includes multi-site replication, protection and migration, offsite cloning and backup, automated updates, and centralized management.