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Webcast: Building Customer Loyalty for Telcos with Big Data Analytics
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One of the biggest challenges the Telco industry faces today is customer retention. There is a need to integrate data from different data sources and gain a 3600 customer view for organizations to get a deep understanding of customer behavior and have the ability to forecast/predict churn and identify cross and upselling opportunities.

TDWI Webcast: Predictive Analytics for the Business Analyst
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Predictive analytics has finally hit the mainstream as organizations realize its value and how it can help them become more competitive. The technology has also become easier to use. In fact, a current trend in predictive analytics is improving ease of use so that analysts supporting functions such as sales, marketing, and finance can use more sophisticated software. Drag-and-drop interfaces, automating predictive modeling, collaborative software, and embedding models are just some of the ways that the technology is becoming more consumable. View this webcast to learn about deployment options, how to get started with predictive analytics, the skills that are needed, and the features that speed access and understanding of large data sets.

Data-Driven Experiences and Insights Power the Next Wave of e-Government
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Anil Karmel, former Deputy CTO of the National Nuclear Security Administration, explores emerging best practices for reaching and engaging today’s consumer/citizen online in this OnDemand Webinar. Anil also discusses how to design effective self-service, data-driven experiences for e-government and beyond.

Leveraging Big Data To Develop a Customer Centric Culture
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The ubiquity of connectivity, content, and data has tipped the buyer-seller relationship squarely in favor of the consumer – in nearly every market. In an age where customer experience (CX) and customer experience management(CEM) matters more than ever, companies are scrambling to get the “best” picture of customer needs, so they can create offers and experiences that not only drive engagement (and conversions), but also beat competitors to the punch. As speed and responsiveness drives loyalty, building an agile, customer-centric culture is essential, and begins with a new view of customers, customer-facing staff – and especially how we tap the power of big (and small) data. Join us as Digital Clarity Group analyst Tim Walters and Actuate’s Allen Bonde explore the latest research and thinking around digital disruption, experience delivery, and advanced analytics, and discuss how organizations can become more data-driven and CX-focused, one customer at a time.

5 Best Practices for Designing Data-Driven Apps
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Data-driven apps have become a major growth engines for the worldwide software market. Designing compelling data-driven experiences - especially for customer facing apps where there is both a large number of users and large data sets - remains an art and a science. Fortunately, an emerging set of design principles inspired by consumer devices provides a blueprint for delivering apps that inform, connect, and motivate end-users. We’ll review these insights, as well as 5 best practices and examples for designing highly-scalable, personalized apps for today’s data consumer.

TechTalk: Introducing the Free BIRT Viewer Toolkit - Enhance the Way Your
Users View BIRT Designs
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View this 30 minute TechTalk to learn how the newly launched BIRT Viewer Toolkit renders BIRT-based data visualizations and reports in a more powerful and user-friendly way, enhancing the experience for your internal users or in your externally-facing application.

Uninterrupted Operational Intelligence and Business Analytics
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We have been speaking about Business Analytics for a long, long time. But we all know that the crux of the matter is really Uninterrupted Operational Intelligence. The real goal is to show how “Uninterrupted Operational Intelligence” can help improve customer experience by using “Big Data”. Uninterrupted Operational Intelligence is Monitoring, Analyzing and Responding as soon as possible. Shaku Atre, President of the Shaku Atre Group and Nobby Akiha, Senior VP of Marketing at Actuate talk about how to be effective with your Uninterrupted Operational Intelligence in
a synergistic way with your Business Analytics environment.

Tools to Make Big Data Analysis Available to Everyone, with Hortonworks and BIRT
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View this TechTalk to understand how BIRT and Hortonworks can help you access and analyze your Big Data. We’ll feature a demo of the BIRT/Hortonworks Sandbox, showcasing how you can gain instant insight into your Big Data, and then deliver those insights with a personalized analytics experience that everyone on your team can use.

How to Simplify Data Access and Modeling for Your Applications
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BIRT allows developers to easily connect to and unite disparate data sources such as Salesforce.com, Twitter, documents in archives, XML/Web Services and traditional RDBMS's to create a unified data model and enables analytics, scorecards, reports, dashboards and interactive visualizations.

TDWI Webcast: Best Practices Report | Predictive Analytics for Business Advantage
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Watch this webcast featuring TDWI analyst Fern Halper, to hear how predictive analytics can enable better business decisions and actions. This webinar will allow you to plan, execute the development, deployment and implement predictive analytics methods and technologies within your organization.

Next Generation of Visually Compelling Customer-Facing Applications
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View this webcast to experience how Actuate's latest data visualization platform, iHub3, allows you to gain a competitive edge by making real-time decisions.

Vendor Results - 2013 Wisdom of Crowds® BI Study
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Stay up to date on the ever-changing BI market as Howard Dresner, report author and worldwide authority on BI and Jeff Morris, VP of Product Marketing at Actuate, review the findings of the Dresner Advisory Services 2013 Wisdom of Crowds® Business Intelligence Market Study. They will share the latest market trends and provide true insight into what is happening in the BI arena today.

TDWI Webcast: 5 Best Practices for Data Visualization Success
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Today's organizations need to display data in interesting, meaningful ways in order to empower users to take action and make good business decisions. Often, difficulties arise when choosing the correct visualization to best illustrate the important message the data provides.

Best Practices in Information Presentment
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View this 30 minute webcast to see how BIRT can help you make real-time and insightful decisions based on how the data is presented.

TDWI Webcast: Using Customer Analytics to Make Better Business Decisions
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Watch this webcast featuring David Stodder, TDWI Director of Research for Business Intelligence, to hear about technology and practice trends in customer analytics that are capable of bringing powerful insights to business decision makers. The webcast will address how you can tap internal, external, and big data sources to expand options for analyzing customer data and deliver insights for key customer-facing processes.

Connecting to BIRT within Your Existing Environment
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Join us for a 30 minute webcast to understand how BIRT can be accessed by external applications in order to adopt the look and feel of existing applications including report generation, viewing and printing, security and much more.

Integrate SAP ECC Data with BIRT
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Join us for a demonstration showcasing the SAP ECC Connector for BIRT. In addition to showing how easy it is to integrate SAP ECC data with BIRT, we will highlight additional features including real-time display of data, data preview before report design, localization support and flexibility.

Data Consolidation and Presentment with BIRT
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Discover how BIRT enables developers to create controlled views of enterprise data for end user querying. We will show you how to empower your users to build custom dashboards with drill-up/drill-down hierarchical charts and interactive data visualizations, and perform dimensional cross tab analysis.

BIRT Makes the Impossible Possible
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Join us to understand why BIRT should be an integral part of your data visualization development environment. We will show you how to build "cool" content quickly so you can free up cycles to meet all of your application's requirements for presenting structured and unstructured data over the web and delivering scalable rich data visualizations.

Choosing a BI Vendor - How do the Big Ones Stack Up?
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With so many vendors and noise in the marketplace it can be hard to effectively evaluate open source and commercial BI development and deployment technologies. Join us for a competitive webcast to hear how Actuate stacks up against Microstrategy, SAP/BusinessObjects, Tableau, QlikView, IBM/Cognos and more.

Customer Analytics: Turn Big Data into Big Value
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Customer analytics solutions allow companies to analyse customer data to optimise customer decisions and use the analytical insight to design customer-focused programs and initiatives that drive acquisition, retention, cross-sell/up sell, and targeted marketing campaigns.

10 Tips for Creating Jaw Dropping Data Visualizations
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Register for this webcast to learn ten tips to create spectacular data visualizations using BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) that will provide actionable insights and delight your users.

Fast and Furious: From Analysis to Action
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Join us for this webcast to see how BIRT Analytics, Actuate's new visual data mining and predictive analysis solution, is at the cutting edge of visualization of big data. We will demonstrate how business users can access and analyze information to make sound business decisions, all without writing a single line of code or learning a new programming language.

What's New with BIRT 360 Plus
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BIRT 360 Plus enables organizations to deliver dashboards and scorecards via a single integrated offering. Whether you have an existing dashboard or scorecard application, join us for this webcast to learn how you can leverage the new capabilities in BIRT 360 Plus to enhance your application and increase your ROI.

Actuate vs. the Competition
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With so many vendors and noise in the marketplace it can be hard to effectively evaluate open source and commercial BI development and deployment technologies. View this competitive webcast to hear how Actuate stacks up against Microstrategy, SAP/BusinessObjects, Tableau, QlikView, IBM/Cognos and more.

TDWI Webcast Operationalizing Big Data Analytics with Philip Russom
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In one of the strongest trends today, may user organizations are moving deeper into advanced analytics with big data. That's because conventional wisdom now tells us that there are leverage-able business insights to be discovered in big data.

Best Practices for Deploying BI in the Cloud
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View this BI in the Cloud webcast to learn why Actuate is ideally suited for BI applications that demand high performance, scalability and security. This event will discuss how Actuate has overcome the most pressing issues in data security, provisioning, multi-tenancy and scalability in building and managing our own cloud-based service, BIRT onDemand. Attend to ensure your BI decisions support the economies of virtualization and capacity-based operating models.

Actuate for e.Reports
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Join us for a webcast to learn how to easily create dynamic dashboards and much more from your e.Reports. We will discuss how you can drastically improve their value with minimal effort and cost, and demonstrate how this transformation can be performed in minutes, leaving your existing e.Report environment intact.

Bring Value to Your Agency Without Spending a Dime With Open Source BI
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With the sequester in full swing and budget woes likely to plague agencies for years to come, Federal agencies must investigate new and creative ways to reduce spending, decrease inefficiency and increase productivity. Using open source technology is a great way to bring value to your agency and keep your programs off the chopping block.

Building Scalable BI Applications to Support Millions of Users
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Whether you are making large data sets available to large user pools now or plan to in the future, you need systems that are designed to handle it. Today's leading BI and reporting applications must scale to accommodate large numbers of users with varying levels of training and expertise. In addition, these applications must be able to access data in a timely manner in order to deliver full value and be adopted.

Go From Static to X-Static
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View this webcast to understand how to get value out of your stored statements. Viewers will learn to transform archived information from high-volume print streams, Enterprise Content Management systems, operational reports from mainframes and more into consumable interactive content. In addition, we will demonstrate how easy it is to create dashboards, dynamic reports and analytics to drive organizational success.

Building Dashboards for Real Business Success
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Cindi Howson, BI Scorecard, explains the role of dashboards in BI success and business alignment, the key features to look for when evaluating dashboards, and the differences with scorecards.

Best Practices on Dashboard and Scorecard Design
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Discover how effective Scorecards and Performance Dashboards coupled with powerful analytic and collaboration capabilities can help propel an organization towards long term success.

Choosing the Right BI Platform Featuring FirstBank
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In a business environment where staying ahead of your competitors - and ahead of the economy - is mission critical, choosing the right business intelligence (BI) platform can give you the competitive advantage you need for success. View this webcast to learn why FirstBank selected Actuate BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) as the backbone to its cohesive reporting strategy to help drive business forward. You'll hear firsthand about the evaluation process and implementation as well as the latest trends in BI.

State of Utah Leveraging BIRT To Do More With Less
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Public and private sector executives are constantly challenged to do more with less. Join us for this webinar to hear customer speaker, Jerry Sheets, discuss how the State of Utah, Division of Construction and Facilities Management (DFCM) has leveraged a blend of commercial and open source Business Intelligence tools to increase service to both internal and external customers while dramatically reducing its costs.

BI for Financial Services - Optimizing the Customer Experience
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View this webcast to learn how to improve the customer experience by providing clients with a 360 degree view of their financial information. We will demonstrate how financial services organizations leverage Actuate BIRT to provide a superb user experience for stickiness and retention - crucial concepts in these times of market volatility. In addition, we will also showcase how top financial services clients such as First Bank, HSBC and Bank of East Asia are using Actuate today for wealth management, banking and credit applications.

Turning Static Federal Data into Dynamic Dashboards
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With decreasing budgets and increasing efficiency requirements, Federal agencies need a cost-effective way of delivering relevant information to enable educated, data-based decision making. View this webcast to see how Actuate BIRT allows you to quickly create strategic, analytic and operational dashboards to measure organizational performance, gain insight into key initiatives and create transparency across agencies.

Integrating performance measures, targets and indicators in the Federal Government
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KPIs, metrics, dashboards, and transparency are hot topics for Federal agencies nationwide as they settle into responding to a new administration and its performance management policies. It’s not enough to simply measure; actions in the form of informed decisions, next steps and new projects are needed to help move organizations toward their goals and objectives.

Learn Government Best Practices in Performance Management to track Operational
Efficiencies: Performance Scorecards with Root Cause Analysis
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Join Actuate experts with over 15 years of Performance Management implementation experience as they share best practices on how organizations both adhere and refine best practices to help foster a performance culture where results are measured and managed to drive positive outputs and outcomes for their constituents. Learn tips and tricks of large scale implementations within government; what to look for, what to avoid, the pitfalls, and how to implement a performance management culture embraced by all users, at all levels of the agency.

Leverage BIRT to Successfully Manage Healthcare Data
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Watch this webinar to learn how healthcare providers can leverage BIRT-based technology to drive operational efficiencies, improve financial processes and reduce costs, by providing their administrators, doctors, nurses and managers timely access to information to do their jobs effectively.

Actuate Connects with SAP BW Data
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Yash Technologies and Actuate have developed a connector allowing seamless and intuitive integration between BIRT/Actuate and SAP Business Warehouse (BW) data.

Big Data | Speed Processing and Deliver Real-time Analytics
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View this webcast to learn how Actuate and VoltDB can help your organization keep up with today's data demands. We will demonstrate how VoltDB's fast processing of high-velocity data feeds combined with Actuate's real-time data visualizations offer customers the ability to gain business insights up to 100 times faster than traditional solutions.

Delivering Asset Management Intelligence with Actuate BIRT
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View this complimentary webinar for the opportunity to hear how North Star BlueScope Steel supercharged its Maximo application with Actuate BIRT to provide users with critical information needed to do their jobs in various interactive formats.

Embedding Data Rich Visualizations, Featuring Jobvite
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Interested in growing your customer base and business? Are you looking for a scalable, dynamic, embeddable data visualization and analytics solution? View this webinar to learn how Jobvite chose Actuate BIRT to help its clients manage their most critical asset - talent.

Easily Embed BI into Products
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Join Actuate for this technical demonstration on how Actuate technology can be easily embedded into any product. During this webcast we will showcase our dashboard, interactive viewing and data analyzer products in detail. We will navigate you through the ease of BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) and reveal how to meet customer demand for interactivity and rich data visualizations.

Actuate for ISVs Technical Workshop #4 - White Labeling
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View the fourth and final workshop to learn how to add powerful BI and reporting functionality to your product while fully embracing your application's look-and-feel.

Actuate for ISVs Technical Workshop #3 - Data Transformation
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View this workshop to learn how to configure an Actuate environment to meet various requirements for providing the needed data for reporting. In addition, we will review cashing of data sets and information and scheduling and storing of Cubes.

Actuate for ISVs Technical Workshop #2 - Scalability in the Cloud
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View Workshop #2 - Scalability in the Cloud to learn how to create high performing, BI and reporting applications in the Cloud that can scale to millions of customers.

Actuate for ISVs Technical Workshop #1 - Security and Integration
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View Workshop #1 - Security and Integration to learn how easy it is to integrate a secure, fully-customizable business intelligence (BI) and reporting solution to enable you to deliver visually-rich, dynamic content to your customers.

Customer Success Story: Taleo Embeds Actuate BIRT to Deliver Interactive Intelligence
to Over 4,000 Customers
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Watch this webcast featuring Taleo, a leading SaaS talent management solutions provider, to learn how this organization successfully expanded its customer base by embedding Actuate BIRT in its Taleo Business Edition (TBE) SaaS offering. In addition, Taleo will discuss how Actuate BIRT’s ease of use and flexibility in development enabled them to speed time-to-market in less than 120 days and deliver a user-driven, dashboarding solution to over 4,000 customers overnight.

How to Easily Build BIRT Mashups and Dashboards
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Watch this webinar to learn how a few simple lines of JavaScript can power and request live, dynamic BIRT content seamlessly within any HTML page, site, or application. The resulting Rich Information Application will stun and engage your users with new information that will improve their decision-making.

Big Data Webcast: Speed Processing and Deliver Real-time Analytics
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View this webcast on to learn how Actuate and VoltDB can help your organization keep up with today's data demands. We will demonstrate how VoltDB's fast processing of high-velocity data feeds combined with Actuate's real-time data visualizations offer customers the ability to gain business insights up to 100 times faster than traditional solutions.

Turning Static Federal Data to Dynamic Dashboards
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With decreasing budgets and increasing efficiency requirements, Federal agencies need a cost-effective way of delivering relevant information to enable educated, data-based decision making. View this webcast to see how Actuate BIRT allows you to quickly create strategic, analytic and operational dashboards to measure organizational performance, gain insight into key initiatives and create transparency across agencies.

Building Scalable BI Applications to Support Millions of Users Webcast
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View this webcast to learn how to use BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) to create high-performing, highly available applications for millions of users. During this event we will review a recently completed benchmark in which Actuate delivered complex, multi-currency financial statements to more than 40 million users, leveraging 4.2 billion transaction records, and shrinking the delivery time by 78 percent.

Exploiting Open-Source Business Intelligence and Geospatial to Deliver Location  Intelligence
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We will show examples of BIRT integrated with opensource geospatial components like Geoserver, and also Google Maps and how the integrated location intelligence solution provides an interactive experience as users consume, create, and personalize data visualizations.

Add BIRT Reporting to JSF Applications using RichFaces
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Adding rich data visualizations and reports to your JSF web application is seamless with BIRT and RichFaces. The joint solution from Exadel and BIRT Exchange provides the ideal basis for adding BIRT reporting to web applications, as it helps reduce integration complexity while also enabling dynamic capabilities to be built into the application.

BI for Financial Services - Optimizing the Customer Experience
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View this webcast to learn how to improve the customer experience by providing clients with a 360 degree view of their financial information. We will demonstrate how financial services organizations leverage Actuate BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) to provide a superb user experience for stickiness and retention - crucial concepts in these times of market volatility. In addition, we will also showcase how top financial services clients such as First Bank, HSBC and Bank of East Asia are using Actuate today for wealth management, banking and credit applications.