IBM killed its DB/2 Olap Server

According to COMPUTERWOCHE ONLINE, IBM is killing its DB/2 Olap Server by breaking its deal with Hyperion. This somewhat surprising move brings questions as to what IBM will do in the Business Intelligence arena… partner with Oracle or Microsoft, or do do something else? Maybe get out of the OLAP business altogether?

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Daniel Lemire

A computer science professor at the University of Quebec (TELUQ).

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