2019 Analytical Data Infrastructure (ADI) Market Study
Analytical data infrastructure (ADI) defines a set of technology components for integrating, modeling, managing, storing, and accessing the data sets that serve as sources for analytics and business intelligence consumers, including analytic/business applications, tools, and users.
Our third annual report examines ADI deployment and licensing priorities, data types, data model/management of data associated with ADI, data preparation and loading priorities, preferences in ADI development and deployment features, as well as ADI interfaces and analytical features.
Included are 125 pages of in-depth market analysis, with over 85 charts and tables, and 13 vendor rankings examining the nature of ADI, exploring user sentiment and perceptions, the nature of current implementations, and plans for the future. It also includes cross-tab analysis, where relevant, to explore key differences using the collected demographics.
2018 Big Data Analytics Market Study
For 2018 we continue to explore the big data analytics dynamic and compare findings over the course of four years (2015-2018).
For this, our fourth Big Data Analytics Market Study, we continue to focus upon the combination of analytical solutions within the Hadoop ecosystem, adding some new criteria and exploring changing market dynamics and user perceptions and plans.
This report contains 97 pages of in-depth analysis with 68 charts and vendor ratings for 18 vendors and is recommended for anyone considering a big data analytics initiative.
2018 Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study Report
Embedded Business Intelligence is the technological capability to include BI features and functions as an inherent part of another application.
For this, our sixth Embedded Business Intelligence report, we continue to focus on the requirement to make BI capabilities pervasive by including them as a part of other applications.
Like our other thematic research reports, Embedded BI explores user perceptions and intentions and includes 80 pages of in-depth analysis with 50 charts and tables, and ratings for 21 vendors, making it a valuable tool for anyone considering investing in embedded BI products.
2018 IoT Intelligence Report
Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and connectivity to enable objects to collect and exchange data.
This marks our fourth IoT Intelligence® market study report. In it we review interest and demand for business intelligence in an IoT world. We also examine key related technologies such as location intelligence, end user data preparation, cloud computing, advanced and predictive analytics, and big data analytics.
This report contains over 80 pages of analysis with over 70 charts and ratings for 15 vendors.
2018 Small and Mid-Sized Planning Market Study
This edition is our first small and mid-sized enterprise (SME) planning market study examining enterprise planning processes and software usage in small and mid-sized organizations, with an analysis of how their deployments and views differ from each other and from large organizations.
According to the study, SMEs need comparable functional capabilities to large organizations, and have similar priorities in terms of enterprise planning initiatives. However, small organizations do have some differing needs than mid-sized and large organizations, for example a greater need for cash-flow planning and a stronger preference for cloud-based solutions.
The report contains 50 pages of in-depth SME market analysis and 10 vendor rankings.
2018 Sales Planning Market Study Report
Sales Planning is defined as the monitoring and management of information surrounding the planning activity of the Sales function. This is sometimes called Revenue Planning.
In this, our inaugural sales planning report, we explore user perceptions, intentions and current use of sales planning including prioritized sales planning features, integration and technologies.
This report includes over 65 pages of analysis, with 40 charts and tables and will be useful for anyone actively considering investing in sales planning solutions.
2018 Small and Mid-sized Enterprise Business Intelligence Market Study
The Buyers' Guide Edition of the 2018 Wisdom of Crowds ® Small & Mid-Sized Enterprise Business Intelligence market study examines business intelligence in small and mid-sized organizations. In particular, we consider how their deployments and views differ from each other and from larger organizations.
The report contains over 80 pages of in-depth SME market analysis, with over 40 charts and tables, and 19 vendor rankings.
The exclusive 16-page SME BI buyers' guide compares and contrasts vendor products across 25 key feature sets and 3 platforms: Traditional, Cloud and Mobile.
2018 Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study Report - Buyers' Guide Edition
The Buyers' Guide Edition of the 2018 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence market study contains 214 pages of in-depth market analysis, with 162 charts and tables, 27 vendor rankings AND an exclusive buyers' guide!
This buyers' guide compares and contrasts BI vendor products across 25 feature sets and three key platforms: Traditional, Cloud and Mobile.
Also included is a section detailing industry licensing and pricing practices for on-premises, public cloud, named user, concurrent use, perpetual licensing, subscription and annual maintenance.
This version is not available anywhere else and will be an invaluable tool for anyone considering expanding their investment in Business Intelligence solutions.
2018 Advanced and Predictive Analytics Market Study Report
How will Advanced & Predictive Analytics (APA) affect you? Our fifth annual Advanced and Predictive Analytics report can help answer that question! APA is growing and developing a plan for your organization now is critical!
The report builds on the previous three years' editions to examine changing user perceptions and plans as well as current and future industry capabilities.
Top-ranked analytical features include regression models, clustering, textbook statistical functions, and geospatial analysis. Other areas addressed in the report include data preparation, usability and scalability.
The 2018 Wisdom of Crowds® Advanced and Predictive Analytics market study contains everything you need to assess this dynamic market phenomenon with 105 pages of in-depth market analysis, over 70 charts and tables, and 18 vendor ratings.
2018 Business Intelligence Competency Center Market Study Report
The fifth annual Business Intelligence Competency Center Market Study, a part of the Wisdom of Crowds series of research, examines the goals, resources, success rates, and funding methods of the Business Intelligence Competency Center (BICC), a cross-functional group charged with defining, delivering, documenting, and promoting best-practice business intelligence (BI) solutions throughout the organization.
The report addresses a wide range of BICC topics including reporting structure, funding models, current and future budgets, staffing and skills, activities, etc.
Included are over 90 pages of analysis, more than 60 charts and 9 vendor ratings in two new industry models.
This report will be especially useful for existing BI competency centers or any organizations planning to establish one.
2018 Enterprise Planning Market Study Report
The fourth annual Wisdom of Crowds® Enterprise Planning market study provides an in-depth analysis of enterprise planning software, including perceived importance, adoption trends, deployment options, and current and planned industry capabilities. Enterprise Planning is defined as a system of software used to plan for the internal and external factors that affect an organization, including strategic, operational and financial planning.
Included are over 75 pages of in-depth market analysis, with over 45 charts and tables, and 13 vendor rankings - examining the nature of enterprise planning, exploring user sentiment and perceptions, the nature of current implementations, and plans for the future. It also includes cross-tab analysis, where relevant, to explore key differences using the collected demographics.
2018 IT Analytics Market Study Report
The IT function in an organization generates a material amount of Operations data at all times. This data comes from many different operational systems such as physical data centers with their energy and cooling requirements or from hardware systems such as network operations. It may also come from the activities of teams in IT Support operations, or application activity (built by IT or managed by IT).
In this first IT Analytics Survey, the community of respondents in 2018 score the importance of four main areas of IT Analytics: Operations Management, Resource Management, Resource Planning, and Systems Development.
2018 Data Catalog Market Study Report
Data catalog focuses upon the user requirement to locate and leverage metadata, data, models and data elements within an organization – for the purposes of analysis within business intelligence solutions. Features include both governance and collaborative capabilities.
The second annual data catalog report includes 64pages of in-depth analysis, with 39 charts and industry ratings for 18 vendors.
2018 Collective Insights® Market Study Report
Our 3rd annual Collective Insights report combines our historic research surrounding collaborative business intelligence with user and content governance.
Collaborative Business Intelligence is a process where two or more people or organizations work together to develop a common understanding, which is shared and used to build consensus in support of organizational decision making.
User governance enhances the collaborative BI environment with facilities for directing content creation and sharing, thus improving information consistency and accelerating group-based decision making.
Included are nearly 100 pages of in-depth market analysis, with over 60 analytical charts examining the perceptions, intentions and realities of collaboration with and governance of BI content. In addition, 16 vendors are ranked based upon collaboration and governance features - weighted by user priorities.
2018 Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence Market Study Report
How will Cloud Business Intelligence (BI) affect you? Our 7th annual Cloud Computing and BI report can help answer that question! Cloud BI is on the move and developing a plan for your organization is critical!
The 2018 annual Wisdom of Crowds® Cloud Business Intelligence market study contains everything you need to assess this dynamic market phenomenon with over 100 pages of in-depth market analysis, 76 charts and 22 vendor rankings.
2018 End User Data Preparation Market Study
End user data preparation is a "self-service" capability for end users to model, prepare, and combine data prior to analysis. This may complement traditional information technology (IT)-driven data quality and/or extraction, transformation, and load (ETL) processes, or may be used independently.
The 4th annual study addresses perceptions and intentions surrounding end user data preparation, including end user requirements such usability, integration, and manipulation features, as well as output and deployment options. It also examines industry support for end user data preparation and compares user requirements to current industry capabilities.
2018 Location Intelligence Market Study Report
Location Intelligence is a form of Business Intelligence where the dominant dimension used for analysis is location or geography. Most typically, though not exclusively, analyses are conducted by viewing data points overlaid onto an interactive map interface.
The 2018 Wisdom of Crowds® Location Intelligence market study addresses key Location Intelligence issues, including end user requirements and features, industry support for Location Intelligence, user requirements compared to industry capabilities, and ratings of key vendors with offerings in this space.
Included are 96 pages of in-depth market analysis, with over 72 charts and tables, and 16 vendor rankings examining the nature of Location Intelligence, exploring user sentiment and perceptions, the nature of current implementations, and plans for the future. It also includes cross-tab analysis, where relevant, to explore key differences using the collected demographics.