It was a real pleasure to answer such an interesting inquiry. After
taking into consideration the requirements for your desired software,
I browsed the internet for such companies that provide such a
solution. In selecting the companies, I consulted many news resources
to evaluate the reputation of a company and than evaluated their
business monitoring tools to see if they could be included in my final
list. Doing so, I came out with thirteen different web based business
monitoring tools that are considered to be one of the most advanced in
I am also including the web links to ten other companies that
specifically provide business intelligence tools to the ?HEALTHCARE?
industry. In selecting these companies, I consulted the list of ?DM
100 Best Business Intelligence Providers?
http://www.dmreview.com/awards/top100/2003/2003_reveal.cfm and than
sorted out the firms that provided tools for the healthcare. It should
be noticed here that I didn?t review their process thoroughly but
hand-picked them on the basis of their reputation. The result of this
search might or might not reveal what you are looking for. The only
purpose of including this list is to provide you with additional
information where you might find very useful tool. I found some of
them very interesting.
It should also be mentioned here that five of the companies that were
included in my original list are in the ?DM 100? list. The reason
behind other companies not making the list is that the list contains
the names of companies that deal with business intelligence
applications while most companies that I picked are those that only
specialize in business monitoring tools and may not compete with the
business intelligence software developers.
Here is my list: (Alphabetically)
Business Object is certainly one of the most respectable companies in
the world of business intelligence solutions but its new Enterprise 6
software has been recognized as among the best ever. Not only does the
new software provide great business solution for organizations but it
is one of the most advanced web interactive software in the market.
Celequest provides real time visibility into enterprise operations and
gives business users the detailed analytical information they need to
cut cost and improve performance. Celequest is a world renowned BAM
and is used by some of the world leading enterprises. Its enterprise
business monitoring tool can do anything from risk management to fraud
detection; Quality Control to Real Time Inventory monitoring and what
not. The software is constantly been rated as the best in its class.
Certive has revolutionized the way businesses use the Business
monitoring tools by harnessing the powers of Integration, management,
interaction and Analysis service in one server, called the Certive
Suite. The Certive Suite can be programmed to suite a firm?s need and
among other endless function it is well known for providing highest
quality clustering, federation and grid computing.
Dante Group (acquired by WebMehtods)
The Kenobi solutions line of software?s is one of its kinds of
programs that offer businesses a solution to track and resolve the
problems as they occur. It also helps businesses automate their
projects and get information that will effect their bottom-line in
every department of the enterprise. The software has helped leading
companies in Retail, E-Tail, Manufacturing, Distribution, Telecom and
First Rain?s range of products not only offer real time Business
Activity Monitoring and Marketing Intelligence but its server
platforms offer industry?s most advanced web based technology.
Product Info: http://www.identitech.com/products/index.htm
?Identitech?s FYI® product suite is the complete, integrated solution
for Business Process Management. With FYI, you can streamline business
processes, capture and store critical documents, automate escalation,
and immediately identify and respond to emerging problems. FYI?s
sophisticated content, workflow, imaging, records management, and
business performance monitoring tools empower organizations to move
quickly and compete more effectively while still ensuring that
important processes are followed.? (Website). This award winning
product has been successfully used by the healthcare industry.
Product Info: http://www.informatica.com/Products/Overview/default.htm
Everywhere in the world, people have rave reviews for this company.
But what really makes its products outstanding is probably the most
web enabled business monitoring tool, anywhere. Its products include
data integration, business intelligence and metadata management which
allow some of the industry solutions at the lowest cost of ownership.
Iteration Software Inc.
Product Info: http://www.iteration.com/products/platform.htm
Product Demo: http://www.iteration.com/products/demo_registration_form.asp
The Iteration RTS component is not unlike any other business
monitoring software because it is one of the most diverse applications
that can understand and analyze a variety of languages including the
internet based queries to create an instant live report for the
management. This software solution is divided into nine components all
of which address the unique needs of the corporation.
SeeRun Corp. utilizes a unique approach to optimize the business
activities of the corporation. It is a three step process that caters
to the every possible need of the organization. This software is one
of the most technologically advanced in its class as it integrates
almost all of the newly developed technologies to provide an
Product Info: http://www.telelogic.com/products/
Here is the company that can provide any business in the world with
the leading and most innovative software ever developed. It develops a
wide range of products which are not only digitally interactive but
also web savvy. It?s recently launched award winning Doors/Analyst
application is the first application to utilize the power of video
modeling through diagram illustrations. Telelogic has a product to
match every aspect of the business.
Tibco Software Inc.
Product Info: http://www.tibco.com/solutions/products/default.jsp?m=b1
Tibco is the developer of award winning platforms for real time
business management. Its main product development areas include
business optimization, business integration and Enterprise backbone.
Tibco Software has every tool imaginable that works with major
industry standards including the use of web services and XML
technology. It also provides solutions to the healthcare Industry by
providing HIPAA compliance solutions, real time claim processing,
dynamic resource management, patient self service solutions and much
Product Info: http://www.virtuent.com/solutionsovr.htm
It is a complete web-based application that uses powerful tools that
can monitor business activities, supply chain management and plant
floor automation. Virtuent provides companies with a viable cost
effective solution to perform simple management and business activity
monitoring from anywhere on the planet.
Product Info: http://www.webmethods.com/solutions/
Web Methods is regarded as an industry standard for its solutions.
?WebMethods (NASDAQ: WEBM) is the industry's first Web services
infrastructure company. WebMethods' innovative integration, Web
services, portal and analytic solutions enable more than 1000
enterprise customers worldwide to run measure and optimize their
business. It is recognized in 2003 as the fastest growing software
company in North America by Deloitte?. Its four famous solutions
include WebMethod?s business monitoring, workflow, manager and
Integration platform, all of which help organizations to manage
virtually every aspect of their businesses.
SECOND LIST FROM DM 100 (Not in any particular order)
Some useful keywords & search criteria:
?business monitoring tools?
?business activity monitoring?
?best business intelligence software?
I hope you will find the information useful. Please clarify, if you
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