Entries by Sam Florio



Conshohocken, Pennsylvania – January 28,2016. 9DOTS is now offering flexible “in the cloud” access services for their enterprise Business Intelligence solutions via Cloud Nation. Cloud Nation delivers the industry’s leading cloud desktop solutions through Citrix XenApp and Microsoft Windows. Partnering with Cloud Nation means that 9DOTS creates private clouds for their customers within Amazon AWS […]


CIO Review Names 9DOTS as Top 20 Most Promising EPM Solution Providers 2016

“Enterprise Performance Management is transforming organizations by creating greater efficiencies and effectiveness across multiple aspects of an enterprise. In our selection process, we looked at the vendor’s capability to fulfill the burning need for cost-effective and flexible solutions that add value to the complex Enterprise Performance Management landscape.” – CIO Review EPM and the need […]


Big Data, Small Business

Smart Data Collective mentioned a statistic in a recent December article about the importance of using Big Data, even if you are a small business. “It’s estimated that the world will have generated about 5,200 gigabytes of data per human being in earth. It’s practically impossible to comprehend the amount of data produced every single […]


WARNING: Your Competition has Better Business Intelligence Than You

CFOs and finance organizations, today’s acknowledged catalysts for improved performance and risk mitigation, face enormous challenges. They must balance a number of tasks for their enterprises, while keeping an eye on the tell-tale signs of the changing business environment. Because of this, organizations are changing the nature of how they plan. An enterprise-wide business intelligence […]


96% of Companies Aren’t Using their Data to its Full Potential

PwC and Iron Mountain have just recently released their “first-ever information value index.” The research was meant to discover how well organizations use their data for competitive advantage. Time and time again we find the same issue is consistent in so many organizations–they just aren’t using the full potential of their data. This survey found […]


Data Visualization is Transforming the Construction Industry

The growing ability to process big data and use it for analytics into your corporation has delivered many benefits. But Construction Global has brought our attention to something new. “Small data” has changed the construction industry throughout the year and will continue to change it through 2016. In their article on constructionglobal.com, Construction Global calls […]

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Cloud Analytics: Paving the Way

For years, we heard talk of the infamous “Cloud” and how it will cut costs right at implementation. “It has significantly cut upfront capital investments, initial consulting and on-going personnel costs for the vast majority of solutions.” But cutting initial costs isn’t the only benefit the cloud has. Nucleus Research has done more ROI case studies […]


5 KPIs your Professional Service Firm must measure!

Service Performance Insight (SPI) is a global research organization dedicated to helping professional services organizations. Architecture, engineer, law firms and other professional services organizations are always dealing with a variety of different clients as well as trying to stay competitive and remain profitable. SPI has analyzed many aspects of the professional services industry and identified “the […]