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QlikView
QlikView is rated the world’s top Business Discovery tool by Gartner. Business Discovery is what’s next in BI, it is user-driven BI. Every day, over 20 new companies worldwide choose QlikView as their BI tool.
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SAS
SAS Visual Analytics enables you to gain insights, that once took days or weeks, now in just minutes or seconds to speed up innovation. SAS… The real game changer.

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Bytes Systems Integration
Bytes Systems Integration has been the sole distributor for Teradata in southern Africa for the past 20 years and the partnership proudly continues. We are committed to superior data warehouse services and technology at extremely competitive pricing. More choices and more options than ever before.
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Oracle
Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL).
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OLRAC SPS Predictive Analytics Unit
The OLRAC SPS team comprises a highly competent and experienced group of consultants whose goal is to achieve market penetration through a combined offering of an acclaimed suite of analytical products and a superior level of analytical support and consulting. OLRAC SPS is the leading distributor of IBM SPSS products in Southern Africa.
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PBT Group
With over two decades of expert knowledge and experience in Information Management, PBT is one of the leading Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics and Information Specialist groups in South Africa and Africa.
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SAP
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP empowers people and organszations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
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Synergy
Specialising in Business Intelligence and Financial Performance Management, Synergy offers organizations full implementation and design, training and support capabilities for their BI and FPM solutions from data extraction to automation.
Having recently joined the EOH family, and teaming up with the performance management team of Softworx, Synergy is now one of South Africa's largest specialist performance management providers with nearly 100 people based in offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.
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InfoBuild
InfoBuild is a representative of Information Builders, the suppliers of the WebFOCUS business intelligence platform, focusing solely on Information Builders’ three product lines – business intelligence, system integration, and data integrity.
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MicroStrategy
MicroStrategy is a leading provider of enterprise software platforms for business intelligence (BI), mobile intelligence, and social intelligence applications. Our BI platform enables leading organisations worldwide to analyse the vast amounts of data stored across their enterprises to make better business decisions. Companies choose MicroStrategy BI for our ease-of-use, sophisticated analytics, and superior data and user scalability.
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BiPS
With a 12 year proven track record, Bips Data is our Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing consultancy. We unlock the power held within critical business data, by making the data easy accessible to managers for quick and informed decision making, as well as giving them consistent and cohesive view of the business. As an auxiliary service BiPS Specialised Services supplies our customers with skilled IT resources on a contract basis.
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BITanium
BITanium places itself firmly in the Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing market. We deliver professional services focused on customer needs rather than on technology. We deliver game-changing solutions.
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Informatica
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Composite Software
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DataAssist
DataAssist is an innovative spatially enabled business intelligence tool. Its suite of visualization, analysis, printing and reporting components help companies leverage their investment by combining business, demographic, lifestyle and financial data. DataAssist provides business intelligence, analytics and reporting across all user communities in an organization.
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FCS
FCS a TEKSystems Global Services Division is an Oracle Platinum partner, heavily specialized in all Oracle BI related products: OBIEE, OBIA and Exalytics. Manufacturing Analytics and EAM Analytics were actually built by FCS, which makes us the only specialists globally who master these. Besides these, we implement all BI Apps like HR, Retail & Shipping Analytics from Oracle and have plenty of reference customers globally.
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Kwezi Software Solutions
Kwezi Software Solutions is a leading specialist provider of enterprise information management solutions delivering real business benefits. By leveraging on existing technology investments wherever possible, our principles of standardisation, consolidation, optimization and sustainability enable leading organisations to align business demands with IT Strategy, turning initiatives into projects, delivered on time and within budget.
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Modelware
Modelware delivers BI solutions for SME to large corporates, using established base models and highly experienced multi-skilled staff, from the ETL to visualisation including the use of MDM and DQS.
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SlipstreamBI
At SlipstreamBI, we architect and build business intelligence (BI) solutions that enable you to easily turn the volumes of data your business receives and stores into meaningful information. This means that you can deliver timely and accurate reports, incorporate dashboards and use advanced visual analytics to help your employees make well-informed business decisions.

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QlikView is rated the world’s top Business Discovery tool by Gartner. Business Discovery is what’s next in BI, it is user-driven BI. Every day, over 20 new companies worldwide choose QlikView as their BI tool.

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SAS Visual Analytics enables you to gain insights, that once took days or weeks, now in just minutes or seconds to speed up innovation. SAS… The real game changer.

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