Decision Support Systems Related News - November 2000

November 2000

11/30/2000 Sedgwick Claims Management Services selected Brio Technology's Brio ONE for customer data access and report development. Check release.

11/30/2000 Nielsen Norman Group released a study on Wireless Access Protocol (WAP) usability. Findings were negative. Check release.

11/29/2000 Vite Corporation announced SimVision(TM) 3.1, software that helps senior executives evaluate large-scale projects. Check release.

11/29/2000 Siebel Systems announced the availability of its next generation of marketing automation and analytic applications. Check release.

11/28/2000 Best Buy to use Net Perceptions' in-depth reporting and analysis to help drive merchandising decisions. Check release.

11/28/2000 SAP AG announced significant enhancements to the mySAP Business Intelligence e-business solution through a broad range of analytical applications. Check release.

11/27/2000 MIS onVision certified for mySAP business intelligence; front end seamlessly integrates into SAP systems. Check release.

11/24/2000 According to, Comshare will resell Informix's 'Ardent DataStage' product. Check story by Alex Miller.

11/22/2000 AlphaBlox Corporation announced a CyberSummit Xpert Series. Web-based seminars explore challenges of using and managing information to optimize business performance. Check release.

11/21/2000 ExecWare received patent for contextual data modeling interactive technique. Check release.

11/20/2000 New strategic market research from Frost & Sullivan ( reveals that biometric authentication will become much more prolific in the coming decade. Check release.

11/17/2000 DMReview.COM announced top 10 in the 2000 DM Review 100, including #1 SAS and #2 NCR. 11/17/2000 Frost & Sullivan Second Annual Customer Relationship Management Conference and Exhibition, Scottsdale, Ariz., January 22-25, 2001. Check release.

11/16/2000 Gerber Technology announced WebPDM, Product Data Management. Gerber customers can use it to improve and accelerate their product development process. Check release.

11/16/2000 The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved seven new top-level domains, .info for general use, .biz for businesses, .name for individuals, .pro for professionals, .museum for museums, .coop for business cooperatives and .aero for the aviation industry. Check

11/15/2000 QueryObject Systems has partnered with Cognos to market its Internet data mart technology with PowerPlay and Impromptu. Check release.

11/15/2000 Selective Insurance Group and established joint marketing and development of Intranet service,, for independent agents. Check release.

11/15/2000 Openpages, Inc., a provider of content management software, announced it joined the Universal Description Discovery and Integration (UDDI) project. Check release.

11/14/2000 and Decisioneering partner to offer Decisioneering software in various flexible pricing and distribution models. Check release.

11/14/2000 SUBWAY Restaurants implemented to support decision-making at the corporate and field levels. Check release.

11/14/2000 Sagent initiates selling over the Web to the small and medium size business market in partnership with Smart Online . Check release.

11/14/2000 Gentia software awarded top business intelligence award by DM Review. See release.

11/13/2000 AIIM International defines Enterprise Content Management (ECM). Check release.

11/13/2000 Pioneer Investments is using Artificial Life, Inc. technology to introduce intelligent 'Bots'. Check release.

11/10/2000 Virtual CEO announced Web-Based Strategic Planning package for small business. Check release.

11/09/2000 NeuralAct offers Neural Forecast Manager to help call center managers optimize their workforce staffing. Check release.

11/08/2000 Brian Valentine, Microsoft Senior VP, will discuss .NET Vision for ISPs at Fall ISPCON 2000 on Nov. 10. Check release.

11/07/2000 Sagent Technology introduced complete E-Business Intelligence Suite for Solaris. Check release.

11/07/2000 PR Firm, Ketchum, launches myKGN Collaborative Portal, Knowledge Management system and Extranet. Check release.

11/07/2000 Scrip Pharmacy Solutions, a prescription benefits management (PBM) company, is using Hyperion Essbase for a B2B clinical management analysis system. Check release.

11/06/2000 Call for Participation: 2001 Informing Science Conference track on "Informing Decision Makers and DSS", June 19-22, 2001 in Krakow, Poland. Check call.

11/06/2000 SGI demonstrated an Itanium processor-based system using Linux software at SC2000. Check release.

11/03/2000 Aberdeen Group report argues Collaborative Product Commerce software may revolutionize product innovation and manufacturing processes. Check release.

11/02/2000 Oracle's E-Business Suite won the Intelligent Enterprise Readers' Choice Award in 3 categories. Check release for details.

11/01/2000 Bon Appetit chose Instill Purchase Insight to provide data warehousing and business intelligence services for 160 units. See release.