Business Intelligence Software: Market Research Report

Date: July 22, 2010
Pages: 617
US$ 4,450.00
Publisher: Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Report type: Strategic Report
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Business Intelligence Software: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Business Intelligence Software in US$ Million.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World.

Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for each region for the period 2006 through 2015.

The report profiles 135 companies, both Pure Play Vendors and Integrated Software Vendors.

Pure Play Vendors profiled in this report include Tableau Software, Inc., Qlik Technologies, Inc., Information Builders, Inc., TIBCO Software, Inc., MicroStrategy, Inc., and SAS Institute, Inc. Integrated Software Vendors discussed in the report include: International Business Machines Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Oracle Corporation, and SAP AG.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

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Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study



Growing Significance of Business Intelligence
Recession & the Business Intelligence Market
BI Tools Aid Organizations to Recover from Recession
BI Systems: Providing an Edge to Businesses
Business Intelligence & Analytics Software – An Overview
BI Software Market Gains Traction
Current and Future Analysis
Predictive Analytics – Driving Growth in BI Market


Exponential Rise in Information Collection
Next Generation BI Technologies - Transforming Business Operations
Select Next-Gen BI Technologies – An Insight
Predictive Analytics
Real-Time Monitoring & Analysis
In-Memory Technology
Role of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
Risk Level in Next-Gen BI Technologies
Reporting Tool: The Widespread BI Application
Advent of Advanced BI Software
Growing Significance of Operational BI
A Process-Centric Approach
Operational BI Reporting
Operational BI Analysis
Rising Demand for Skilled BI Professionals
Simple Usage to Boost BI Tools Adoption
Poor ROI – A Continuous Problem
Small & Medium Businesses – Maximum Potential for BI Market
Spreadsheets – Predominant Usage in Mid-Sized Companies

Table 1. Tools Used for BI and EPM in Mid-Sized Companies (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown for Spreadsheets, General Ledger/Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), SS and GL/ERP, Packaged Applications/Tools, and Combination (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Focus Shifts to Self Service
SaaS Market Gears Up for Rapid Growth
Gradual Growth for Text Analytics Technology
Rising BI Deployment in Healthcare Sector
Business Intelligence in Healthcare Industry
BI Software: Meeting Healthcare Sector’s Information Needs
Challenges Facing BI Adoption in Healthcare Organizations
BI Grows in the Banking Sector


Few Vendors Dominate BI Software Landscape

Table 2. Leading Vendors in the Global Business Intelligence Software Market (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for SAP AG, SAS Institute, Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, Micro Strategy and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

High Growth Potential Paves Way for Consolidation
Major Acquisitions in the BI Market (2007-2009)
Impact of Market Consolidation
Intensifying Battle Between Open Systems and Closed Systems


Business Intelligence – A Conceptual Definition
Origin of “Business Intelligence”
The Need for Business Intelligence
Business Intelligence Value Proposition
BI Components & Applications
Challenges Facing Successful Implementation of BI


Business Analytics Software
BI Software Tools – An Introduction
BI Tools Market – Segment Overview

Table 3. Global Business Intelligence Tools Market (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Query, Reporting & Analysis (QRA) and Advanced Analytics

End-user Query, Reporting, and Analysis (QRA) Software
Advanced Analytics Software
Types of BI Tools
Reporting and Querying Tools
OLAP Tools
Data Mining Software
Packaged Warehouse/Data Mart
Digital Dashboards
Executive Information Systems (EISs)
Future Prospects and Trends
Competitive Landscape

Table 4. Leading Vendors in the Global Query, Reporting & Analysis QRA) Tools Market (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown of Software Revenues for SAP, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, SAS, MicroStrategy, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5. Leading Vendors in the Global Advanced Analytics Market (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown of Software Revenues for SAS, SPSS, Microsoft, Teradata, TIBCO, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)


Rapid Spread of Open Source Software
Open Source in BI Applications


Jaspersoft Introduces Jaspersoft 3.7
Prelytis Unveils Business Intelligence Solution
Jedox to Unveil Business Intelligence Software Palo and Palo Suite
TRAVELCLICK® Launches Hotelligence360™
Lawson Software Unveils Lawson Enterprise Search
BI Retail Introduces Business Intelligence Software
Tagetik to Introduce Tagetik 3.0 – Business Simplexity
Unica Introduces Enhancements in Web Analytics Solution
Board International Unveils BOARD 7.0
Deltek Launches Premier Analytics BI Solution for GCS Premier
Innography Rolls Out Innography Spring '09
Environics Analytics and SRC Unveil Envision
Syniverse Technologies to Launch Syniverse RoamWise for Mobile Roaming Services and Status
Syniverse Technologies to Unveil BI Solutions for Mobile Roaming Services and Status
QuantiSense Introduces QuantiSense 4.7 for Retail BI and Analytics
Informatica and HP Roll Out New Integrated Business Intelligence Portfolio
Conversion Associates to Introduce New Business Optimization Platform and Status
Total Solution and CSG Systems International Unveil Behavior Scoring and Analytics Product
Visual Mining Launches New NetCharts Performance Dashboards Version
SiSense Introduces PrismCubed for SMBs
IBM to Roll Out Smart Analytics Systems
InetSoft Technology Launches New Business Intelligence Software for SaaS Providers
SAP Rolls Out Constellation and SAP BusinessObjects Explorer
Datavibes to Introduce Visvero for Small Hospitals and Status
Carbonetworks Introduces Performance Management Platform
SwiftKnowledge Launches BI Solutions for Banking Sector
SAP Incorporates BI Functions into Business ByDesign Product
NWP Services Corporation Launches New BI Data Warehouse
Veramark Launches VeraSMART Performance AdvisorTM for Telecom Expenditure Management
IBM Unveils IBM Cognos Express for Mid-Size Customers
IBM Unveils System z Solution Edition Series
IBM Unveils Largest Private Cloud Environment for Business Analytics
IBM Introduces IBM Smart Analytics Cloud Solution for Business Customers
Microsoft Unveils PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint
Oracle Unveils Oracle® Business intelligence Applications Release 7.9.6
Oracle Unveils Oracle® Business intelligence Applications Release
Oracle Introduces New Features in Oracle BI Applications
BEW Global Unveils DLP Business Intelligence Advantage
Quantum Introduces Q-VUETM
Panorama Software Unveils Panorama Analytics for Google Docs
PivotLink Launches Salesforce CRM Application
ASI and iDashboards to Introduce iDashboards for iMIS
Talend and Jaspersoft Develop New Edition of JasperETL™
Microsoft to Introduce New Business Intelligence Capabilities
New Generation Software Expands BI Solution with Addition of New Module
Fortsum Business Solutions Introduces Acomba Business Intelligence Module for SMBs
KSS Launches Map-Based Business Intelligent Tool
March Networks Launches VideoSphereTM Hosted Business Intelligence Services
Help/Systems Introduces SEQUEL Version 9.0
Audatex Introduces Audatex® Business Intelligence Platform
Venice Consulting Group Launches BIS Software Complementing Microsoft PerformancePoint Server
Cognos Launches IBM Cognos 8 Business Intelligence Software for Linux
Lawson Software Launches Lawson Smart Office
IBM Launches InfoSphere Traceability Server
Lawson Software Introduces BI for Food & Beverage


Jaspersoft Enters into Partnership with Workbrain Japan
Tagetik Integrates with Microsoft Business Intelligence Platform and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007
Kognitio Builds Data Warehousing Solution for Kelkoo Through DaaS
River Logic Integrates Applications with Microsoft’s BI Platform
Interbank Chooses SAP® BusinessObjectsTM BI Portfolio
myDIALS Integrates myDIALS 3.0 with Cloud Computing Platform of NetSuite
myDIALS Enters into Partnership with L7 Solutions for Delivery of SaaS Based BI Solutions
Tectura China Enters into Partnership with iQ4bis Software
McManus Software Delivers Launch Application Suite 2009
Kognitio and AppNexus Sign Agreement
SiSense Enters into Partnership with T-Innova for Reselling Prism Software
Panopticon Software Signs Partnership Agreement with c o m e Computer Systeme
Netezza Enters into Partnership with Microsoft
Rocket Software UK and Farabi Technology Middle East Enter into Agreement
Emerald Software Group Partners with Nextanalytics
Bitam Enters into Partnership with SPAN Infotech
Jive and SAP Sign OEM Agreement
Johnston McLamb Partners with MicroStrategy®
VHA Selects McKesson’s Performance Analytics BI Software
QlikTech Establishes QlikView Japan
U.S. Lumber Selects IBM Cognos 8 BI Solution
IBM Signs Merger Agreement with SPSS to Gain Predictive Analytics Abilities
Oracle Purchases GoldenGate Software
GrapeCity to Purchase FarPoint Technologies
Oracle Acquires Conformia’s Intellectual Property Assets
nuBridges to Take Over TradeTrans
First Derivatives Takes Over Hologram
Aleri Merges with Coral8
Bitam Takes over KPI Online
GROUP Business Software to Take Over IP Rights and Assets of IT Factory
SwiftKnowledge, LLC Purchases Assets and IP Rights of SwiftKnowledge, Inc.
INFINITE Software Acquires Controlling Stake in Roundstone Systems
Societe Generale Selects MicroStrategy BI Platform
Netezza to Collaborate with QuantiSense to Provide BI for Retail Sector
Information Builders Enters into Partnership with Dataspace
SAP Provides Business Intelligence Solutions to Makosi Consultants
RightScale Collaborates with Jaspersoft, Vertica and Talend to Provide BI on Cloud
Harris School Solutions Chooses Pentaho
Wawanesa Selects MicroStrategy’s BI Platform
Wipro Technologies Secures Multi-Year Deal from Charming Shoppes
Sheetz Deploys Pentaho and Teradata for Enterprise BI
Razorsight Takes Over SingleTusk Solutions
Marshall ' Swift/Boeckh Inks Contract with Leading Insurance Company
AsiaInfo to Upgrade BI Systems of Zhejiang and Shandong
IS Solutions and CallMiner Implement Reseller Agreement
LinkedIn Selects MicroStrategy
Panorama and Microsoft Strengthen Partnership
Wind Telecomicazioni Deploys Netezza BI Solution
Cegedim Acquires Nomi Group
Pentaho and Infobright Collaborate with Sun Microsystems to Deliver Low Cost BI Platform
Transplace and NxStage Medical Sign Contract
Information Asset Partners Enters into Partnership with Birst
Sybase Enters into Partnership with MicroStrategy
Logica Partners with Kalido to Provide Information Management Services
Teradata and SAP Sign Business Intelligence Agreement
Kickfire Partners with Several System Integrators
QlikTech Offers Business Intelligence on iPhone
SKS to Establish a Business Intelligence Facility
Pentaho Signs OEM Partnership Agreement with Satyam Computer Services
WMS Gaming Signs Agreement with HCL Technologies for Developing CRM Solution for Casino Operators
Information Builders and IBM Sign Agreement
Panorama Enters into Partnership with Harvey Jones
SAS to Provide Business Intelligence to NAFCU
MicroStrategy Enters into Global Technology Partner Agreement with Longview
Manthan and Infogain Sign BI Agreement
Bissinger's Replaces Google Analytics with Coremetrics Solutions
Virgin Holidays Chooses Coremetrics Web Analytics Solutions
Inspirational Stores Chooses NetInsight Web Analytics Solution from Unica
Elegant MicroWeb and CCAT Sign Agreement
Elsevier Takes Over Windhover Information
Ipreo to Take Over CapitalBridge
SAS Takes Over Teragram
IBM Completely Acquires Cognos
Rolta Takes Over Broech Corporation
IBM Acquires AptSoft
LexisNexis Buys Redwood Analytics
Kognitio Signs Agreement with Acxiom
MicroStrategy and Alloso Technologies Sign OEM Agreement
Infogain Extends Operations in West Asia and UK
AsiaInfo Partners with China Unicom for Business Intelligence System
Optaros and JasperSoft Enter into Partnership Agreement
McKesson Health Solutions Signs Partnership with IBM for Health Plans
NetSol Signs Agreement to Take Over Ciena Solutions
Redtail Technology Enters into Partnership with Birst for BI Solutions
Wipro Technologies and SAS Enter into Partnership
JNetDirect Forms Partnership with Dataupia
SoftServe Acquires Alvion Ukraine
Openbravo Signs OEM Agreement with Pentaho
River Logic Integrates Enterprise Optimizer® With Microsoft’s Office 2007 Systems and Office PerformancePoint® Server 2007
Idhasoft Purchases Westbay Solutions to Strengthen BI Portfolio
Oxford Global Resources Deploys SAS Enterprise BI for Midsize Business
LogiXML Takes Over OnDemandIQ to Strengthen SaaS BI Solutions
QueBIT Takes Over Creeth Richman
Acxiom Purchases Quinetix
Lefebvre Software Acquires ASGROUPE
FRSGlobal Takes Over BusinessObjects SECAM+
Temenos to Acquire Lydian Associates
Perpetuum Software to Merge with Enterra
Systat Software Purchases Cubeware
Intel Capital Signs Agreement with Telligent Systems to Purchase Stake in the Company
Rolta to Take Over WhittmanHart Consulting
Microsoft to Purchase DATAllegro and Status
Huma Business Intelligence Acquires BI IP of Granville Associates
TIBCO Software Snaps Up Insightful
MedData Takes Over
SCIOinspire Snaps Up SOLUCIA
The Advisory Board Company Takes Over Crimson
Dow Jones & Company Takes Over Generate
CDC Software Acquires Stake in Tenly Software
MAIA Intelligence Enters into Partnership with Bigtec
Pentaho Enters into Partnership with Vertica Systems to Offer Integrated BI Platform and Database
Carahsoft Signs Agreement with Pentaho
iQ4bis Software Enters into Partnership with Tectura South Asia to Target Asia-Pacific Region
SpringSource Enters into Technological Alliance with Pentaho
Sybase Australia Enters into Technological Alliance with Yellowfin
InetSoft Technology Enters into Partnership with SEEinfobiz to Promote BI Software
MAIA Intelligence Enters into Strategic Partnership with emQube
Alti Forms Joint Venture with SAPBUREAU (Germany)
ASG Software Solutions Enters into Partnership with Microsoft for Extensive Data Warehouse Solution
Accenture Establishes New Delivery Center
Innovation Interactive Purchases Netmining
iSuppli Buys Telematics Research Group
Micro Focus International Takes Over Liant Software
General Dynamics Purchases ViPS
MEDEX Global Group Buys ASI Group
TITAN Technology Partners Takes Over Sinmax Global
The Johnsson Group and Parent WMG Capital Jointly Purchase CenterStone Solutions
Coheris and Business & Decision Enter into Partnership
SAS® and SBI Consulting Sign Partnership Agreement
Varsity Logistics Enters into Partnership with New Generation Software to Provide Shipping Business Analytics
Intergraph Unveils BI for Emergency Service Firms in Partnership with Business Objects
ECtel Purchases Assets of Compwise
Konami Acquires CRM and BI Suite of Products from Mindset
Knowledge Relay Enters into Strategic OEM Partnership with Talend
Imtech to Acquire STAS
QlikTech Establishes Branch in India
Corda Technologies Enters into Partnership with Rahmat
SHP Bags CAHSAH Contract
Know IT AB Takes-Over Helikopter
RIT Signs Three Mexican Contracts
MicroStrategy Appoints Carpio as Authorized Global Reseller
Bowne & Co. Enters into Sale and Marketing Alliance with Clarity Systems
Carpio Signs Partnership Deal with Southport Services Group
Exie and mBricks Sign Partnership Deal to Provide BI to Enterprise Users
Lawson Software and ARX Enter into Partnership
Kognitio Forays into North America
Wmode Selects Affinium® NetInsightTM of Unica for Consumer Web Analytics


Pure Play Vendors
Tableau Software, Inc. (US)
Qlik Technologies, Inc. (US)
Information Builders, Inc. (US)
TIBCO Software, Inc. (US)
MicroStrategy, Inc. (US)
SAS Institute, Inc. (US)
Integrated Software Vendors
International Business Machines Corporation (US)
Microsoft Corporation (US)
Oracle Corporation (US)
SAP AG (Germany)


Table 6. World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software by Geographic Region - North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7. World 10-Year Perspective for Business Intelligence Software by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2009 and 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)




Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players


Table 8. North American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)



Current and Future Analysis
BI Market in Russia – An Overview
Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Player


Table 9. European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)



A High Growth Market
Market Recovers After Recession Hits BI Software Adoption
Competition Heats Up
Review of Select Markets
BI Platform Software Market
Rapid Adoption of BI in Enterprises

Table 10. BI Market in Mainland China (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for BI Product Licensing, and BI System Integration

Industry Structure

Table 11. BI Products Market in China (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Reporting and OLAP, Data Warehouse, ETL and Data Integration, Data Mining, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Multinationals Hold Edge Over Domestic Companies

Table 12. Leading Players in thee Chinese BI Market (Q1 2007): Percentage Share Breakdown for IBM, Cognos, Oracle, Hyperion, SAS, Business Objects, Microsoft, Teradata, MicroStrategy and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

A Nascent Yet Highly Lucrative Market

Table 13. Indian BI Market (2008): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Reporting, Performance Management, and Analytics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

BI Software Market – A Relatively Untapped Market

Table 14. BI Software Market in India (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of Investment Contribution for BFSI, Telecom, Manufacturing, Services (Primarily ITES), and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launch
Strategic Corporate Developments


Table 15. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)



Strategic Corporate Developments


Table 16. Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)



Business Intelligence Market in Egypt
Product Launch
Strategic Corporate Developments


Table 17. Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Business Intelligence Software Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)


Total Companies Profiled: 135 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 136)
The United States
The United Kingdom
Rest of Europe
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan)
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