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Emerging Provider Executive Insights: Move Now to Seize the Opportunity in the Personal and Ecosystem Eras of Analytics

Published: 24 August 2015

ID: G00278429

Analyst(s): Neil McMurchy, Jim Hare


The new, personal era of BI and analytics offers significant opportunities for small and midsize vendors that provide tactical cloud-based solutions for business buyers. CEOs of emerging providers must prepare their teams and their solutions to handle more users, data and automated decision making.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Preparing for the Personal Era of Analytics and Beyond
    • Time to Act Now
  • Keys to Success in the Personal Era of BI
    • Target Business Users
    • Use Cloud and Software as a Service
    • Business Models Matter
  • Pockets of Opportunity
  • Beyond the Personal Era
  • Conclusion

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