I was kind of thinking what could have been the most difficult situation I faced while working with customers. To overcome the limitations of these systems, business intelligence relies on a set of tools that facilitate the processes of extraction, purification, analysis and storage of data, with appropriate speed in order to support the decision making process of the business.
Get more intelligent about business by seeing more clearly what we have done and what has been happening around us; by predicting where trends are heading and do all this by exploiting data we already have, tools we already own and brains that have not yet been put into deep freeze.
It’s also useful to look at the dysfunction surrounding BI implementations in large organizations today: disparate applications and data, conflicting business semantics, multiple master files, and a multitude of user tools (including spreadsheets!) – have created pockets of BI automation and what I call information myopia”.
All companies have data, but not every company knows how to optimize it. The right business intelligence (BI) tools can provide a huge competitive advantage to organizations that use them wisely, by helping them make smarter business decisions, respond more quickly to market forces and better steer corporate strategy.
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