Hype Cycle for Business Intelligence, 2012

Archived Published: 13 August 2012 ID: G00235187


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This Hype Cycle highlights the main components of today's business intelligence arena, related data management technologies and emerging trends. New entries this year include information capabilities framework and logical data warehouse.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off The Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Collaborative Decision Making
      • Information Semantic Services
      • Search-Based Data Discovery Tools
    • At the Peak
      • Information Capabilities Framework
      • Natural-Language Question Answering
      • Enterprise Metadata Management
      • Logical Data Warehouse
      • In-Memory Database Management Systems
      • Mobile BI
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Business Analytics SaaS
      • Open-Source Business Intelligence Tools
      • In-Memory Analytics
      • Text Analytics
      • Real-Time Decisioning Platform
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Interactive Visualization
      • Business Activity Monitoring
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Dashboards
      • Excel as a BI Front End
      • Column-Store DBMS
      • Predictive Analytics
      • Business Intelligence Platforms
      • Data-Mining Workbenches
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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