Interesting (German) article about the future of BI. Key statements:
- BI is the only remaining differentiator in Enterprise IT. ERP and CRM are commodity.
- By 2012, 40% of BI spendings will be with system integrators due to their experience about industry specific requirements according to Gartner
- By 2012, 30% of analytical applications will run In-Memory according to Gartner
- By 2013, more than 30% of BI functionality will be used mobile according to Gartner. MobileBI will open new opportunity for niche players to cater new user groups and user groups
- Othe hot topics are Big Data and Analytics