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Data Mining

The practice of looking for a pattern in a large amount of seemingly random data. Data mining is usually done with a computer program and helps in marketing. That is, a company can look at the (publicly available) purchase patterns of a person or group of persons and determine what products to direct at them.
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Making the world's most popular open source OLAP engine accessible from Microsoft Excel will bring the benefits of open source BI to more and more business users, and set a new standard for ease of use and accessibility in open source BI.
Simba's best-in-class products support multiple interfaces, including ODBC, JDBC, OLE DB, OLE DB for OLAP (ODBO), XML for Analysis (XMLA), ADO, ADO.
Not only are we excited about OLAP Hub's support of Reporting Services, but we also see synergies between Reporting Services and our suite of predictive analytics technology," said Jon Otterstatter, executive vice president and chief technology officer at SPSS Inc.
With this upgrade, SPSS has made a significant investment in advancing the scalability and security of OLAP Hub," said Rod Reicks, product manager for SPSS Inc.
The OLAP Report further validates OutlookSoft's decision to build EAP on a dynamic and robust Microsoft technology platform," said Mike Morini, chief operating officer, OutlookSoft.
The Cube Architect functionality gives Advisor Series clients additional reporting and analysis options via OLAP cubes.
Despite the custom features that make each OLAP application unique, there are common development issues across industries and functions that can be addressed with a software template approach.
7 provides improved OLAP access, thus enabling organizations to better address the needs of users performing advanced analysis.
6 greatly enhance the ability to manage OLAP environments," said Robert Wallace, President, LumenSoft Products Division.
We are excited to offer OLAP administrators additional tools to expand control of their server environment.
Tight integration and support for Microsoft SQL Server OLAP Services 7.
As the market-leading OLAP technology, Hyperion Essbase is an open, multidimensional enterprise calculation engine used to deploy a wide range of business analysis applications in areas such as e-business analysis, customer relationship management analysis and supply chain analysis.