SOURCE: Business Intelligence Network

October 15, 2007 07:00 ET

Visual Mining Delivers NetCharts On-Demand Performance Dashboard Platform

Exclusive Interview Featuring Visual Mining's Michael MacDonald

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - October 15, 2007) - Michael MacDonald, CEO and Cofounder of Visual Mining, recently participated in an exclusive interview with Claudia Imhoff and the Business Intelligence Network ( In this interview, MacDonald discusses how NetCharts provides an on-demand business performance dashboard platform that gives end users complete and up-to-date graphical views of KPIs and enables them to succeed in meeting their corporate goals.

"Visual Mining's focus is delivering high-impact business performance management (BPM) tools for business users," said Michael MacDonald, CEO and Cofounder of Visual Mining. "Unlike traditional business intelligence (BI) packages, which cater to database administrators, statisticians, and business analysts, our software and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery method are intended for a wider audience distribution -- it's analytics for everyone."

"NetCharts On-Demand introduces a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application framework that empowers developers to easily integrate disparate data sources and quickly create customized dashboards," says Claudia Imhoff, Business Intelligence Network Expert and President of Intelligent Solutions. "This save countless hours and allows companies to reduce the time and effort required to manage performance dashboards."

To listen to the interview, please click here.

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About Visual Mining

Visual Mining develops innovative graphical reporting, visual analytics, and on-demand performance dashboards for Business Performance Management. Visual Mining produced NetCharts® as the industry's first commercial Java-based charting engine. NetCharts On-Demand, an on-demand business intelligence solution, represents industry best practices developed through a decade of experience. Thousands of customers worldwide, from Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, from financial services to health care utilize Visual Mining's award-winning solutions to transform their data into actionable information. Information about the company's products and services is available at

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