IDC's Business Analytics Solutions service helps product, marketing, channels, and strategic planning professionals assess business opportunities and position their products within the "build" or "buy" markets for business analytics solutions. The build market comprises the tools for populating, managing, and accessing a data warehouse or mart. The buy market comprises packaged "analytic applications" (a term coined by IDC in 1997) specialized to a business process, function, or vertical industry. Critical analysis about the professional services opportunity associated with the business analytics software market is also provided.
Markets and Subjects Analyzed
Business intelligence and data warehousing tools and services
Supply chain, workforce, and services operations analytic applications
Business analytics services
Pervasive business intelligence
Spatial information management
Big Data analytics
Business analytics appliances
Convergence of BI and business process automation
Unified access to content and data
Software as a service delivery model for business analytics
Worldwide Business Analytics Software Forecast and Analysis
Worldwide Performance Management and Analytic Applications Forecast and Analysis
Worldwide Financial Performance , Strategy Management, and cross-industry GRC Applications Forecast and Analysis
Worldwide Business Analytics Services Forecast
Worldwide Business Intelligence Tools Forecast and Analysis
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
Key Questions Answered
What strategies will companies use to build, buy, and integrate analytic applications?
How will broader options of business analytics solutions develop over the foreseeable future?
What challenges do organizations face in implementing business analytics solutions?
What opportunities exist in the business analytics services market?
What will be the impact of Big Data on the broader business analytics market?
How will spatial information be incorporated into business analytics solutions?
Business Analytics Taxonomy
IDC's Business Analytics Solutions service examines how analytics and data warehousing software providers are positioning themselves to compete in the market. This service reviews the strategies, market positioning, and future direction of several providers in the analytics and data warehousing market, including:
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Unparalleled Coverage of End-User Requirements Across Vertical Industries
Whether you are a technology buyer or provider, IDC Insights' research translates today's global end-user requirements and trends into business opportunities for your organization. With dedicated businesses targeting energy, financial services, government, healthcare, manufacturing, and retail, IDC provides unmatched integration of global technology and vertical industry expertise to deliver industry-specific customer intelligence that gives clients a powerful business advantage.