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Blue Hill Research documents how technology supports business success. Our success-based methodology is based on the three pillars of success: technological, financial, and line of business. Our clients use this information to choose technologies, target high value use cases, and identify technology champions who truly make a difference for their organizations.

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Choosing TIBCO LogLogic for Centralized Machine Data Management and IT Operational Intelligence - Slide Deck

The machine data generated by the various components of an IT environment offer a treasure trove of data regarding system operations and interactions, providing insight into current needs, pending issues, or historical trends. As such, the ability to read and identify patterns and…

Using Birst to Increase Efficiency and Customer Insight in Salesforce

As organizations grow so does their need for complex reporting and analysis. The solutions that organizations employ to keep track of operational data, such as production, customer acquisitions, or inventory, often have embedded reporting and analytics capabilities to help users…

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BlackBerry's Newly Created BlackBerry Technology Solutions Business Unit - A Very Bright Idea

On Monday August 18, 2014 BlackBerry made public the news that it has created a new technology unit within the company. This new unit – BlackBerry Technology Solutions or BTS – pulls together what had previously been a collection of…

The Implications of 3D Printing in Outer Space: 'Emerging Tech Roundup' Episode 13

In this episode of the Emerging Tech Roundup, James Haight interviews Michael Snyder of Made in Space. Michael discusses the reality and the future of 3D printing in outer space. The two discuss opportunities for future space launches, science, and…

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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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