Customer Success Stories

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Read on to see how industry leading companies are implementing business intelligence software from Business Objects to track, understand, and manage their business performance.

Year 2004

Government Computer News
Air Force Expands Parts Tracking App to Other Must-Have Data - October 2004
Air Force Knowledge Services can analyze aircraft uptime so efficiently that the Air Force is expanding it to other kinds of intelligence.

Consumer Goods Technology
Land O`Lakes Selects Business Objects as Its BI Standard- October 2004
By standardizing on Business Objects, Land O'Lakes is now able to leverage one business intelligence system to generate information across the enterprise.

EContent
Bringing BI to the Masses- October 2004
Using Business Objects, Marks Works Wearhouse now has a quick, clear, and concise view of enterprise-wide sales results to anticipate customer preferences.

IndustryWeek
Manufacturers Get Smart - October 2004
Read about how Possis Medical uses Business Objects to report and analyze its business information.

Tallahassee Democrat
Got a Seat? Thank the Software - October 2004
Find out how Business Objects helps Florida State University manage football ticket distribution.

InformationWeek
E-Commerce Site Buys Into Oracle Software-September 2004
Read how Overstock.com uses Business Objects software on top of Oracle to analyze product sales data, financial information, and more.

Federal Computer Week
Analyze This - August 2004
Read how the U.S. Air Force uses Business Objects software to help ensure the safety of its pilots.

Software Magazine
Dashboards and Scorecards Chart Business Performance- August 2004
Learn how Triad Financial is using BusinessObjects Dashboard Manager to deploy a Six Sigma dashboard.

DM Review
American Medical Response Selects Business Objects for EPM - August 2004

T.H.E. Journal
Virginia: Data Warehouse Helps Hanover County Public Schools Raise Student Achievement - July 2004

Government Computer News
Navy Center Gets Easy Access to Cost Data - July 2004

BI Pipeline
Learn how Choice Hotels uses Business Objects and IBM to improve performance.- July 2004

Government Computer News
Tools for Data-Driven Management - July 2004

DM Review
Rubio's Cooks Up Improved Enterprise Performance with Business Objects - July 2004

InformationWeek
Fairfax County Schools Turn to Linux for Business Intelligence - June 2004

VARBusiness
Read how Vermont uses Business Objects to get deadbeat parents to pay child support - June 2004

Intelligent Enterprise
Shands HealthCare improves decision-making, business processes, and customer interaction with Business Objects - June 2004

eWEEK
MasterCard Masters Information Delivery- May 2004

CIO
Aetna's Need to Know Basis - April 2004

Bizintelligence Pipeline
Honeywell Aerospace To Broaden Deployment Of Business Objects - April 2004

InformationWeek
Expedia Turns To Business Intelligence To Boost Business Travel - April 2004

InformationWeek
Centralized Intelligence at Work.
Learn about how leading companies are implementing BI competency centers - April 2004

InformationWeek
Analytics Move To The Clinic - March 2004

Computerworld
Taking CRM to the Next LevelRead how Morgan Stanley approaches CRM analytics using software from Business Objects - February 2004

Federal Computer Week
Minnesota Refurbishes Its Claims System - February 2004

Information Week
The 24-Hour Supply Chain - January 2004

Year 2003

CIO
Business Intelligence Gets Smart(er) - September 2003

Intelligent Enterprise
12 That Get It - September 2003
Business Objects customer, Maxtor is highlighted in this article on a dozen companies using BI to achieve business goals and become smarter, faster, and more profitable.

DM review
Jenny Craig Uses BusinessObjects Enterprise 6 for EPM and Client Center Operations - September 2003

DM review
Business Objects Helps State of Vermont Improve Service to Children Dashboard to Decision-Makers- September 2003

Computerworld
Dashboards: Outside Looking In - June 2003

Retail Merchandiser
Kmart Selects Business Objects - June 2003

Line56
BI Visibility Profile on Alliance Entertainment's use of Business Objects to give its customers visibility into their supply chain data. - June 2003

TDWI - What Works Case Study
Cutter & Buck Improves Sales Management and Processes, Cuts IT Workload - May 2003

Year 2003

InformationWeek
Historical Medical Data's Modern Value- May 2003

InformationWeek
Hospital Gets On Schedule - April 2003

Target Marketing
CRM Meets Wall Street - March 2003
Find out how Business Objects customer, Morgan Stanley is shifting from a product-centric to a client-centric organization.

Baseline
Business Objects: Objets D'Art - March 2003

Fortune
Looking for Intelligence in Ice Cream - March 2003

Computerworld
Morgan Stanley Gets Closer to Customers with CRM - February 2003

CIO Magazine
This Could be the Start of Something Small - February 2003

Year 2002

InformationWeek
Built-In Analytics: Good, But Not Always Better - December 2002

eWeek
Playing the Pricing Game - December 2002

ComputerWeekly
AA looks for 300% return on business intelligence - December 2002

Computerworld
GMAC extends dealer reach with BI - December 2002

CIO Insight
Eli Lilly: Speeding Recovery - November 2002

Internet World
TaylorMade Keeps Sales in the Fairway - November 2002

Memphis Business Journal
Coors chooses Business Objects' standards - September 2002

Internet World
Fork in the road - September 2002

Internet World
Driving Performance: Facing the Customer - September 2002

Internet World
TruServ Boosts Inventory Efficiency with Business Intelligence - July 2002

Intelligent Enterprise
Process Driven
Corning's Doug Anderson is juicing up existing assets by rewiring the processes that employ them. - June 2002

Computerworld
ROI on tool give 'flushed with success' result
All Change. Customer Switches From Cognos to Business Objects - June 2002

TDWI
Business Objects Customer GE Power Systems Named TDWI Best Practices Winner - May 2002

InformationWeek
Extranets Go The Extra Mile. Collaborative use of business intelligence can enhance customer relations - May 2002

Internet Retailer
TruServe takes to the web for analyzing and reacting to marketing results - May 2002

InformationWeek
Analysis Gap In today's environment, businesses need to give decision makers better access to increasing amounts of information - April 2002

Business 2.0
Owens and Minor's Easy to Use Extranet Wins Multi-Million Dollar Client Contracts - April 2002

Optimize
Richer Data, Richer Clients - April 2002

Forbes
Analyze This Despite the software slump, sales are booming in business intelligence, a new tool that promises relief for performance anxiety. - March 2002

CIO Insight
Business Intelligence: Analyze This! - March 2002

CIO Government Review
Warehouse 101 How Calgary built a place to put stuff - March 2002

Internet World
WebIntelligence Tracks Workers' Compensation Losses at Zurich North America - March 2002

CIO
Not So Risky Business - February 2002

Internet World
Business Tools Get Smart - February 2002

Optimize
The Risk of Not Risking - January 2002

Year 2001

DM Review
Principal Financial Group Integrates WebIntelligence Into their Medical Benefits Web Portal - December 2001

Supply Chain Technology News
Penske dives into data using business intelligence - December 2001

Investor's Business Daily
Dot-Com Debacle Taught Some How Net Could Work For Them - Loss of big customer led Owens & Minor to build an extranet to share data >-December 2001

InfoWorld
Merging analytics and intelligence - December 2001

KMWorld
Business Intelligence: Gleaning a 360-degree view of the customer
- December 2001

GCN.com
New technologies fortify antiterrorism efforts - December 2001

InternetRetailer.com
Lands' End developing "early warning" system to track fast-moving inventory - November 2001

InformationWeek
Full-Fledged Business Apps Make PDAs Indispensible - October 2001

DM News
Bigstep.com Takes Giant Step in Improved Customer Targeting - October 2001

the451
Owens & Minor: 'We've proven BI ROI' - October 2001

ComputerWorld
Guarding the data warehouse gate - October 2001

InformationWeek
Owens & Minor's Blueprint For Success - September 2001

InformationWeek
Supply Chain's Missing Link - September 2001

InformationWeek
Owens & Minor Ranked #1 in InformationWeek 500 - September 2001

InfoWorld
Merging analytics and intelligence - December 2001

eyefortransport
Penske Embraces Analysis Tool
- September 2001

InternetWeek
Penske Embraces Analysis Tool - September 2001

InternetRetailer.com
Lands' End developing "early warning" system to track fast-moving inventory - November 2001

InformationWeek
Boeing Sharpens Its Fiscal Sense - September 2001

DMReview
Business Intelligence: The Value of Business Intelligence Applications: Part 3 - August 2001

DM Direct Newsletter
A Data Mart Pay Back for Ingram Micro - August 2001

internet.com
Case Study: Insurance Firm Reaps Extranet Benefits - July 2001

The Chicago Tribune
The Chicago Tribune Gains a Competitive Advantage Through Digital Intelligence - June 2001

InformationWeek
Business Intelligence Hits The Road - June 2001

InternetWeek
Supply Chains Can Be Profit Centers - May 2001

WashingtonPost.com
The US State Department Develops Human Resources Info Site
- May 2001

eyefortransport
Penske Embraces Analysis Tool
- September 2001

Information Week
Companies that Dare to Share Information are Cashing in on New Opportunities - May 2001

Application Development Trends
State of Wisconsin Wins 2001 Innovator Award - April 2001

PC Magazine
Gold Diggers; Technology Information - February 2001

PC Magazine
Owens & Minor Discovers That Inside Data Can be Worth Millions to Those on the Outside - February 2001

InformationWeek
Scaling Up: Prudential's Very Large Database Pays Off - January 2001