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Progress partners with Logi Analytics to bring analytics to the enterprise

Progress Software has partnered with Logi Analytics to release a new custom analytics platform designed to unlock the value of operational data.

Big data is coming to hiring in a big way

Gild this week announced a new service called Gild Business Intelligence for Hiring that uses predictive intelligence to help managers make better decisions when it comes to bringing on new employees.

Old Country Buffet owner uses new mobile BI tools to track POS data

To get a handle on the enormous amount of data generated by its restaurants, Ovation Brands, which operates Old Country Buffet and other restaurants, employs Oracle's cloud-based system that collects data from its Micros point-of-sale systems and processes the data using the MyMicros business intelligence and Micros InMotion mobile tools.

IoT and big data a powerful combo, new studies find

The Internet of Things has been projected to grow substantially this year, and a primary reason turns out to be the growing use of IoT devices to capture big data.

Salesforce beefs up mobile offering for business intelligence

More and more, business managers want to access meaningful intelligence wherever they might be. Mobile is the next frontier for analytics, and Salesforce is charging ahead with the introduction Thursday of three new features for its Wave Analytics Cloud.

Business travelers rejoice: Visa mobile service will reduce declined transactions by 30%

While credit card companies and banks are trying to prevent fraud, their practice of not automatically approving purchases made far from a person's home can be frustrating for business travelers. Visa is coming to the rescue with Visa Mobile Location Confirmation, a mobile service that uses a smartphone's location technology to verify the credit card user's location.

Microsoft to offer free Power BI service

IT pros can take advantage of a new free version of Microsoft's Power BI business intelligence service, the Redmond, Washington company announced yesterday.

Data analytics done right

The goal with data should not be to gather a ton of it, but to know how to make better business decisions from the data you have, writes Suketu Gandhi. He discusses how insights from data can truly transform the business.

eHarmony finds the perfect match: Mobility and business intelligence

Online dating service eHarmony is marrying mobility and business intelligence to better serve its customers, explains an article at CIO magazine.

News Scan: Layoffs aside, Microsoft ponders H-1B worker hiring; Did internet providers mislead FCC regarding net neutrality?; More

The top news stories for Oct. 3, 2014.