Dec 2023 Newsletter

December 5, 2023
Here is an update on recent activity at Dresner Advisory.

Market Studies
We published the 3rd edition of our Analytical Platforms Market Study and are finalizing the 11th annual Embedded BI Report, which will be available mid-December. This will conclude our 2023 Market Study agenda, with a record-breaking 21 market study reports published this year!

Research Insights
Research Insights is our thought leadership series covering a wide range of topics to inform you of key developments in the industry.

Recently released titles include:
– Take a Balanced Approach to BI Budget Allocations to Deliver Strong Results and Achieve Long Term BI Success
– Data Leaders Should Own Early Warning and Preparation Regarding Vendor M&A
– For Maximum Business Value, Data Leaders Should Optimize, Rather than Eradicate, Spreadsheet Use Future Research Insights will cover BI Total Cost of Ownership, Self Service BI and Guided Analytics, and the BI Competency Center.

Your client copies of the research can be viewed and downloaded via the client portal. If you have questions about usage and distribution or need help accessing the portal (, please let me know.

Coming Soon to the Portal
I’m excited to announce that our Technical Director has been working on a GenAI integration for the Market Studies and Research Insights on the portal. It is currently going through various stages of testing and troubleshooting, and I will let you know when the feature becomes available for general use.

2024 New Year Data Collection
In January we will begin the New Year data collection process, which will inform our 2024 Business Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management flagship market studies, as well as all 2Q and 3Q thematic reports. We will hold a vendor information session across several dates/times in January to dive into the specifics of topics covered in this program, and actions and deadlines for vendors.

Michelle will be emailing more information and registration details for the information session. If you have questions about the data collection process, please let her know.

2024 Planning

It’s been a pleasure to speak with so many of you to share our plans for the coming year. If we’ve not been able to connect to discuss our 2024 agenda and programs, please contact me with some available dates/times for a meeting.

Best Wishes This Holiday Season

Our analyst and operations teams join me in thanking you sincerely for your continued support this year. It has been our pleasure to work with you throughout 2023.

We wish you and yours a happy and healthy holiday season and look forward to our ongoing partnership in 2024.

Best regards,