A history of BI

If you think Business Intelligence (BI) is a new concept, think again. The term Business Intelligence was used for the first time in 1865 by Richard Miller Devens in his book Cyclopedia of Commercial and Business Anecdotes.

The secret diary of BI

Business Intelligence (BI) is all grown up. As BI has truly become a key business tool, it has evolved to accommodate the changing needs and increasingly fast pace of organisations today. Born from a reality of reactive decisions, BI has matured into a young adult capable of thinking ahead.

Busting BI myths

Despite the fact that it’s become as important – and common – to organisations as accounting software, there are still a number of commonly held misconceptions about BI.

Olympic Intelligence

With the 2016 Rio Olympic Games just behind us, we decided to have a look at how South Africa fared, and how we have done in the past.

Adapt IT partners with Yellowfin for world-class BI solution offering

Specialist ICT services provider Adapt IT has partnered with Yellowfin in order to enhance its offering with a world-class BI solution. The company, which has been providing complete and integrated Business Intelligence (BI) solutions to its clients for over 14 years, has formed strategic partnerships with the world’s leading technology and business software providers in order to provide customers with robust, reliable and enduring solutions, and Yellowfin is the latest such partnership to enhance Adapt IT’s solution set.

Progress Named a Visionary in Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms

Progress today announced its position as a Visionary in the newly published Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms" (MADP) report. This is the third inclusion for the company's mobile application development platform.

Reduce development time by 80%

The pace of business just keeps increasing. As a result, companies are looking to their technology investments to provide agility, speed, functionality and performance. However, many are struggling to meet user and partner requirements, and to make data ubiquitous and available on any platform, at any time.

What is the new norm in Enterprise Application Delivery

...Hours? Days? Weeks? Come to the Progress Rollbase Launch to find out

AIGS has announced the local availability of Rollbase, the cutting-edge, Rapid Application Development (RAD) platform from Progress.

Quickly build web and mobile applications

Most organisations today have a myriad of enterprise applications that they rely on to run their business.

Making A Difference

Since our inception on 2010 the AIGS team have spent a vast amount of time in understanding WHY we are in business.

We believe that the reason WHY we are in business is because we want to 'make a difference'. As a collective we look at every opportunity to see how we can improve both the experience and the outcome.

Meet the team

Click on each team member below to find out more about their quest to 'Make A Difference'

Where do we fit in?

The vital importance of IT & people in today’s global economy makes this a key business imperative.

Aligning technology spending with strategic business objectives is becoming increasingly important for business, as are relationships that will allow companies to accelerate their success.


Achieve higher levels of business performance, comprehensive visibility and business process management (BPM) enhancements.


With more than 1,000,000 users globally - Yellowfin is the number one Business Intelligence choice for organizations of all sizes.


We chose YellowFin primarily for it's adaptability and the fact that it is expandable which allows us to use YellowFin across other clients in addition it offers mobile dashboards and reports. YellowFin staff showed great professionalism in the sales and support area and we appreciate their commitment and assistance in showing us how to use all the features of the YellowFin solution to our best advantage.
Lance Kiggell Nucleus
MIP is a longtime partner of Progress. Two things we have always depended on the OpenEdge database to deliver are performance efficiency and bulletproof stability. And the cost of ownership is incredibly low. Progress delivers a fast, rock-solid, and backward compatible solution.
Richard Firth MIP
Progress Corticon's decision logic is incredibly powerful, yet managed by business analysts rather than programmers. This enables real-time flexibility of the deciion rule sets, and put the customer entirely in control.
Patrick O'Reilly MIP
Coming from a marketing background, I must commend your team from Q setting up the appointment, the sales demo by yourself and the detailed Yellowfin demo by Stephen. It was nothing short of pure magic.
Byron Cooke-Tonneson Bluwave

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