Why Will 2009 be a Great Year for Business Intelligence?

Despite a weak economy, IT spending growth remains positive. Within IT, software spending is the healthiest. And within software spending, BI is a top priority.
So if your job involves business intelligence, you should bless your good fortunes in 2009, as you should can expect a (relatively) good year — because BI really does transform the way the world works.

Time for Voice of the Customer?

Hurwitz provides the results to a new BI survey: Voice of the Customer is #1 use of text analytics, still big gap in perceived importance between query and reporting and OLAP data cubes.