This issue of the Technology Forecast explores how to generate information context with new technologies that create and manage enterprise data semantics.
Business intelligence (BI) topped the priority list again in 2009 for CIOs. Many enterprises continue to spend heavily on BI, even in a down economy, but only a few are getting to the root of the BI problem. The real problem is that decision makers don't have enough information context when considering a particular issue to make their best decisions. Spending on more BI applications won't solve this problem--it's a data context problem that requires a data context solution.