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Subject: Analysis of recent changes in the BI marketplace

It's been a busy summer for the BI industry. On July 18 Business Objects announced plans to acquire Crystal Decisions for $820 million. The following week, Hyperion Solutions disclosed their deal to acquire Brio Software for $142 million. In addition, Informatica announced it will stop selling its analytical applications directly to customers.

Some of these changes make a lot of sense; others raise concerns for IT managers trying to make the right decisions about products and directions.

Here is the full story from athena-solutions.


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