Business Intelligence

BI is more than just corporate reporting. It's a way to improve decision making, to cut costs, and to identify new business opportunities.

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Advisor XE 2013

    This breakthrough threading prototyping tool simplifies data-driven threading design for C, C++, C#, and Fortran application architects. Quickly prototype multiple threading designs and compare the projected performance scaling and synchronization issues. Evaluate design alternatives before investing in implementation and without disrupting product development and release cycles. Select the design with...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2013 SP1

    Efficiently boost application performance. This development suite offers industry-leading compilers, along with highly tuned performance libraries for math, crypto, imaging, compression, and others. Harness performance from the latest processors simply by recompiling your code. Scale for multicore and many-core architectures with Intel® Threading Building Blocks and Intel® Cilk Plus™ parallel...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE 2013

    Intel® Inspector XE finds memory leaks, corruption, deadlocks, data races, and more in C, C++, C#, F#, Fortran, and MPI applications. Use a normal build: no special compiler or recompiles are required. Heap growth analysis and debugger breakpoints simplify diagnosis of difficult bugs early in the development cycle―when they are...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Hadoop for the enterprise: quick, easy, free.

    InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition combines the power of Hadoop with enterprise-grade features including visualization & exploration, advanced analytics, and security & administration. Download the free Quick Start now.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Composer XE 2013

    Now it’s simpler to recompile for greater improvements by using pre-optimized, pre-threaded performance libraries. This performance-oriented developer tool includes Intel C++ and Fortran compilers, and threading and math, multimedia, and signal processing performance libraries. It’s compatible with leading development environments and compilers on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X and...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Financials - Killing your Business

    Today’s CFOs are strapped with old systems that are inflexible and holding back their business. It’s no surprise that innovative CFOs are finding freedom with cloud-based financial management applications. See the infographic to learn how CFOs are transforming their organizations in the cloud.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    Get the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Free – Try for yourself this new Agile Way to Analyze, Optimize and Control Data and Processes

    Download your free copy of the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Public Edition, an easy-to-use self-service business analytics solution that empowers analysts to rapidly acquire, transform, analyze and visualize data. Use it to: Acquire, integrate, and analyze data 10x faster Respond to information requests more quickly Eliminate Excel...

    Sponsored By Lavastorm Analytics

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • Downloads // Apr 2006

    85 keyboard shortcuts for moving faster in Microsoft Excel

    Keyboard shortcuts can shave a surprising amount of time off the process of performing various Excel tasks. This list includes all the basics, along with those 'I know there's a way to do this more quickly' shortcuts you can never quite remember. Most people have a small set of...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Feb 2005

    75 essential Excel tips

    This compilation of 75 practical, time-saving tech tips will help your Microsoft Excel users make quick work of many common and not-so-common Excel tasks. From data entry and cell formatting to currency conversion and workbook sharing, users of all levels can improve their Excel skills with these valuable tech tips....

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Oct 2012

    SQL Server database developer interview cheat sheet

    This list of open-ended proficiency questions and answers will come in handy for hiring managers interviewing SQL Server developer candidates -- and it will be a useful interview prep tool for the candidates themselves.

    Provided By Tony Patton

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Cognos Business Intelligence 30-Day Trial

    Test the capabilities of Cognos Business Intelligence V10.1 for 30 days at no charge.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2005

    Anatomy of Excel data analysis: Restructure worksheet information with PivotTables

    Sometimes we take for granted what users know. While Microsoft Excel may be familiar to you, if you are on a help desk you will have to explain how the application works to users that fall within a vast range of skill level and knowledge. This series of Excel tutorials...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2005

    Anatomy of Excel data analysis: Sorting and filtering information

    Sometimes we take for granted what users know. While Microsoft Excel may be familiar to you, if you are on a help desk you will have to explain how the application works to users that fall within a vast range of skill level and knowledge. This series of Excel tutorials...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    Anatomy of Excel data analysis: Advanced graphs and PivotCharts

    Sometimes we take for granted what users know. While Microsoft Excel may be familiar to you, if you are on a help desk you will have to explain how the application works to users that fall within a vast range of skill level and knowledge. This series of Excel tutorials...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2006

    Build an Excel spreadsheet application with the power of PHP and XML

    With the new XML features of Microsoft Office, you can build spreadsheets by simply using XML. This hack from PHP Hacks: Tips & Tools For Creating Dynamic Websites takes you through an example. By combining XML and PHP programming you can create a complete Excel spreadsheet application. This free...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    It’s Time for Your Free Active Directory Health Check!

    Get to the root cause of your Active Directory performance issues with SolarWinds® Server & Application Monitor (SAM). SAM gives you the visibility needed to maintain peak performance for your applications, hardware and operating systems. With the new AppInsight for SQL feature, SAM helps eliminate blind spots by providing an...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2013

    Cloud for Dummies, IBM Midsize Company Limited Edition

    This book gives mid-sized companies insights on what it means to create flexible pools of computing resources that break down silos in your company so you can perform in a smarter & proactive manner.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Self-service Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing provides reliable, flexible and cost-effective access to all data, devices and services in a virtualized network environment. Representing a true paradigm shift in the way we view and use technology, cloud computing is specifically designed to reduce costs, improve service delivery and enable business innovation. In this video,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    Podcast: Staying competitive and Showing ROI

    According to recent research conducted by IBM? ISS X-Force?, more than half of all disclosed vulnerabilities in 2008 were Web application flaws. Learn how IBM Web application security solutions can help you reduce costs, manage risk and improve service. Listen to the podcast.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    Podcast: Green Business is Good Business for Credit Union

    Listen to this podcast to hear Sarah Johnson, technology coordinator for Coastway Credit Union, explain how going green not only helps save the planet, but also saves money and increases productivity. Download or stream this installment of the Cisco Innovators Podcast Series.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    Try IBM Cognos Express FREE for 30 days for integrated reporting, analysis & planning

    Download a free trial of IBM Cognos Express, the first and only integrated business intelligence (BI) and planning solution purpose-built for midsize companies. Get essential reporting, analysis, dashboard, scorecard, planning, budgeting & forecasting capabilities in one affordable solution. Try one or all of its modules free for 30 days....

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata

    Instead of focusing on recovery after disasters, midmarket businesses need solutions that enable business continuity before and during them. Listen to the recording, "CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata," to see how the IBM? Comprehensive Data Protection Express solution addresses the needs of midmarket companies that don't have...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    Turbulent times call for an agile application foundation.

    Does your IT change as fast as the market? A service-oriented architecture (SOA) provides a foundation that enables agility and aligns IT to business goals. This interactive presentation from IBM? will show you how to provide fast, flexible, reliable access to information, business-wide. It also covers methods to ensure trust,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Integration Guide for IBM TivoliNetcool/OMNIbus, Network Manager, and Netcool Configuration Manager

    This IBM? Redbooks? publication covers the integration scenarios for IBM Tivoli? Network Manager, IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus, and IBM Tivoli Netcool? Configuration Manager. These three products working together provide a comprehensive solution for network and event management, and network configuration management, within the context of service availability and performance management.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    IBM Energy Management Demonstration Launchpad

    This menu interface provides a high-level overview, product demonstrations, expert interviews, and resource links for the IBM Energy Management solution.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics Webcast: Microsoft ERP Solutions: A Compelling Choice for Today's Enterprise

    Learn how enterprises are employing Microsoft Dynamics? solutions. This webcast features a customer case study presented by guest speaker Kevin Scott, senior program manager within the Microsoft IT ERP Center of Excellence, providing a look at the Microsoft enterprise resource planning (ERP) strategy, including specific examples of where and why...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Dynamics Webcast: How to Choose Between Hosted and On-Premise Customer Relationship Management

    Customer relationship management (CRM) is a company-wide business strategy focused on improving interactions with customers. Microsoft gives you the power of choice with both on-premise and on-demand CRM solutions through Microsoft Dynamics? CRM and Microsoft Dynamics? CRM Online. In this webcast, we concentrate on the benefits of each and the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Microsoft Exchange 2010 Trial

    Free Trial of Microsoft Exchange 2010.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Smarter Collaboration -Transform Your Interaction Between People into a Strategic Business Asset (main Message)

    According to an IBM CEO study, today's organizations are bombarded by change, and many struggle to keep up. Savvy business leaders are examining the strategic value of how their employees, partners, customers and others interact, in order to outpace, even take advantage of, dynamic change. IBM can help you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    ESG whitepaper: IBM Information Infrastructure Initiative Tames the Information Explosion

    The IBM Information Infrastructure initiative is a new and vitally important pillar supporting the firm‟s Dynamic Infrastructure: Helping Build a Smarter Planet agenda as it enables organizations to consistently gather, store, and utilize information more intelligently?which, in turn, creates more business opportunities, lowers operating costs, and helps mitigate risk.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Accelerate Business Value with Web Portal Solutions -Podcast

    Listen to a series of podcast episodes that will help you learn how to improve workforce effectiveness, a key business objective that most organizations face today.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Healthcare Webinar: Building Smarter Healthcare Processes -- Are You Prepared?

    The pace of change for Healthcare has never been faster or more demanding - from ongoing regulatory and policy changes to increasing pressure to deliver superior care and coverage with the utmost of transparency while reducing costs. Find out how the role technologies such as Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS)...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Podcast: Smarter Collaboration Cost Reduction Strategy

    Are you CAPEX and OPEX challenged? Looking for ways to free up money in your IT budget immediately that can still help with long term TCO? Looking for rapid ROI? Smarter Collaboration solutions from IBM offers you an unique opportunity to focus, exploit opportunities, and act with speed. This podcast...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Demo: Author and deploy rules using WebSphere ILOG JRules Business Rules Management System

    Learn how the WebSphere ILOG JRules Business Rules Management System (JRules BRMS) can automate decision making for data validation, eligibility and pricing in a real-world scenario. This demo shows how JRules BRMS allows organizations to gain a competitive advantage by adapting business systems to evolve with changing business policies and...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Video: BRMS 101: Introduction to Business Rules Management

    "Has your organization run into difficulties adapting to evolving business conditions? Is there interest in being able to increase the efficiency of your operational processes? Are your business experts looking to more easily control the decisions within mission-critical systems? If you have answered 'yes' to any of the above, you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    IBM Lotus Sametime software integration with Microsoft applications.

    Used by over 100 million people worldwide, IBM? Lotus? Sametime? unified communications and collaboration software is a marketplace leader because its depth of capabilities. Read this brochure to see how Lotus Sametime can extend your existing software and communications investments to connect, converse and collaborate more conveniently.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Collab LotusLive: Cloud Advantage Podcast Series

    Join us for a series of podcasts where experts weigh in on the value of cloud computing. You'll hear why cloud is such a hot topic, how secure it is to collaborate with, and if it's right for your business.

    Provided By IBM