A sampling of recent BI products
Ascential Software Corp.
Ascential Enterprise Integration Suite 7.0 -- Enterprise data integration platform that includes data profiling, data quality, data transformation and data routing solutions for analytical, operational and transactional applications.
San Jose, Calif.
BusinessObjects Enterprise 6.1 -- Provides organizations with one integrated, functionally complete BI environment for all users. Includes enhanced performance and analysis features.
CXO System 3.0 -- Entirely Web services-based executive dashboard for a one-touch, real-time view of enterprise information without data warehousing.
Data Junction Corp.
djCosmos 8.0 -- Multipurpose and configurable data integration design and execution environment that enables the extraction, cleansing and standardization of data from all sources throughout an organization.
Transformation Server 5.1-- Adds enhanced synchronization between systems and high-performance monitoring to its abilities to capture, transform and flow data in real time between multiple databases and computing platforms.
Dimensional Insight Inc.
Diver 5.1-- Internet/intranet/browser-enabled BI interface that provides users with access to the OLAP data models for reporting and analysis.
New York, N.Y.
WebFocus ETL Manager 5.0 -- Comprehensive, fully integrated BI and data management platform that includes Information Builders’ ETL Manager, Metadata Manager, Resource Analyzer and Governor.
Insightful Miner 3 -- Highly scalable and extensible data analysis workbench for addressing a range of predictive modeling problems found within finance, biopharmaceutical and government organizations. Supports Windows and Solaris servers.
Megaputer Intelligence Inc.
PolyAnalyst 4.6, TextAnalyst 2.3 -- PolyAnalyst is a comprehensive data mining suite that includes built-in text-mining functionality. TextAnalyst is a text-mining system that carries out semantic analysis and outputs a hierarchical network of important terms and concepts in documents.
ProClarity Analytics Platform -- Customizable analytics environment that includes a dashboard server, a Key Performance Indicator builder, a business logic server and a new thin client with zero footprint.
SAS ETL Studio (SAS 9.1) -- Part of SAS’ end-to-end enterprise data integration and management platform for designing, managing and maintaining data warehouses or marts. Includes the ability to import/export meta data and consolidate disparate silos of data sources.
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Lana Gates is a freelance writer based in Mesa, Arizona. She can be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.