SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hyperion (Nasdaq Global Select: HYSL), the global leader in Business Performance Management (BPM) software, today announced four of its customers captured BI Perspectives Awards and a fifth earned honorable mention this week in the Computerworld program designed to spotlight best practices in Business Intelligence (BI). The Hyperion customers honored include:
- BNSF Railway, winner in the category titled â€œData Visualization, Prediction and Presentation by Leveraging Customized Solutions.â€ BNSF implemented Hyperion Essbase analytics software as a centralized source of enterprise performance data. More than 1,200 users of Hyperion Essbase participate in a BI infrastructure that streamlines and informs decision-making by keeping tabs on more than 50 performance metrics.
- Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), winner in the category titled â€œInformation Retrieval and Reporting by Leveraging Off-the-Shelf Enterprise Software.â€ The worldâ€™s largest futures market relied on Hyperion Essbase software as a critical component to a new single, company-wide platform incorporating report development and distribution, dimensional analysis, and performance management dashboards. The result is an organization that is more engaged, self-reliant, agile and efficient.
- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), winner in the category titled â€œCreating a Strategic Vision and Using BI for ROI through Leadership.â€ RPI relies on Hyperion-based dashboards to chronicle the past, track current activities and anticipate future events. Some 650 users at RPI access hundreds of dynamic, customizable reports and flexible dashboards that accommodate varying levels of end-user expertise.
- Helzberg Diamonds won honorable mention in the category of â€œCreating a Strategic Vision and Using BI for ROI through Leadership.â€ Helzberg uses Hyperion Performance Suite for all planning and budgeting related activities, as well as nationwide performance tracking and reporting.
â€œIn the hands of smart and visionary organizations, the best BI platform is capable of achieving remarkable things,â€ said John L. Kopcke, chief technology officer at Hyperion. â€œOnce again, Hyperion is proud to see its customers achieve the kind of recognition reserved for those who find better paths for others to follow. We congratulate all of this yearâ€™s honorees in the BI Perspectives Awards program. Their achievements are truly noteworthy.â€