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Accenture has acquired Icon Integration, a privately held Australian technology consultancy that provides SAP digital supply chain solutions and services as well as specialised business intelligence solutions to clients across Australia and New Zealand.  Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but the deal aims to boost Accenture’s growing technology

As a practitioner, I hated the first week of the month. It meant I had to lead my team of smart, capable marketing analysts through a never ending, difficult slog known as… REPORTING WEEK. Ah, yes. If you’ve served marketing analytics in any capacity, you’ll know what I mean. The

More than 87 per cent of organisations are classified as having low business intelligence (BI) and analytics maturity, according to a survey by Gartner. This creates a big obstacle for organisations wanting to increase the value of their data assets and exploit emerging analytics technologies such as machine learning. Sign

Modern BI has made self-service analysis possible and organisations have realised incredible benefits democratising data and crowdsourcing new insights. Yet somehow the idea of self-service governance still seems inconceivable. Governance is necessary in modern analytics because data and dashboards are more widely shared, but should enable data and content access

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The global business intelligence (BI) and analytics software market will reach US$18.3 billion in 2017. That’s an increase of 7.3 per cent in a year according to the latest forecast from Gartner. And they say, by the end of 2020, the market is expected to grow to US$22.8 billion. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter