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As 2010 is drawing to a close, IDC team of business analytics analysts worldwide has put together a list of ten events that in our view had and will continue to have a significant impact on the market. 

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Performance Management and The Collaborative Decision

By Brian McDonough

On December 16, 2010, SAP announced it had acquired technology assets and extended offers to supporting employees of a privately held, Germany-based partner, cundus AG. This acquisition provides SAP with opportunities to offer software to its clients seeking to improve the speed and accuracy of collaborative financial and compliance reporting processes across industries.  After SAP releases the application, planned for Q1 2011, it will have an improved financial close offering, and a stand-alone soluti


Content Analytics: Why treat content as data?

By Susan Feldman

It's taken a while for the world to realize that treating a document as the ultimate container for unstructured information ignores the usefulness of the stuff inside it.  Text analytics vendors know that taking the documents in any collection--from content management systems and file servers to Twitter streams--and analyzing them for topics, names of people places and things, location, time,  or for the negative and positive opinions they contain can help companies find out the "why" behind the d

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