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advanced analytics

While the traditional analytical tools that comprise basic business intelligence (BI) examine historical data, tools for advanced analytics focus on forecasting future events and behaviors More

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"Advanced analytics tools have taken over the spotlight, but officials in some organizations say business intelligence dashboards are still where the money is on their BI investments." - Ed Burns

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    API economy

    An organization can profit economically from an API by exposing features for use within a free application or by sharing content through a third party application.

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