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The Top 3 Reasons BlackBerry's Acquisition of Secusmart is a Very Smart Move

BlackBerry has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire German-based voice and data communications security vendor Secusmart. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, and the deal is subject to various customary approvals. Immediately the deal gives BlackBerry…

Using Taulia to Power the SupplierPay Pledge - Infographic

Blue Hill’s Scott Pezza takes a look at the White House’s Suppler Pay Pledge and why it seems to fit so well with online P2P solutions. In particular, he outlines how Taulia’s combination of functionalities matches up with the program’s goals –…

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(2 of 5) Why the IBM / Apple Deal Matters To You: Five Key Questions

In response to IBM and Apple’s announcement that IBM will be Apple’s strategic global partner for enterprise mobility services, Blue Hill Research has identified the key questions that you need to think about as you consider the implications of this…

Dodging the Analytics Frankenstein: The Case for a Central BI Platform

Whether it is a multinational corporation managing its subsidiaries or business unit leader directing his teams, getting separate yet interconnected pieces of an operation to talk to each other can be of great importance. In many cases, success hinges on…

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The Hidden Costs of Spreadsheets in Compliance and Risk Management

Due to their versatility and ubiquity, spreadsheets tend to become the default solutions for a variety of enterprise functions. Within compliance and risk functions alone, they frequently occupy roles supporting process management, controls management, risk analysis, audit, and reporting. However,…

BI Platform vs. Tool: Choosing Birst Over Tableau for Enterprise Business Intelligence Needs

This report summarizes the decision process of five firms as they navigated the BI vendor selection process with a specific focus on two often compared competitors Birst and Tableau. Each of the five studied firms are current Birst customers and…

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