Microsoft to Enter Market for Business Intelligence Microsoft Office, the familiar toolbox of desktop computing, is a huge and lucrative business, but demand has slowed. Comparing seasonal sales can also be of great importance depending on the type of business you are in. The software used to create Business Intelligence reports is capable of producing any variation of date ranges imaginable, so some thought is required to take maximum advantage of all these possibilities.
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From the point of view of information technology, we can say that BI is a set of methodologies, applications and technologies that allow a business to the group and transform the data obtained from structured information systems to do analysis and information generation and improving the process decision-making of the business.
Secara umum Business Intelligence (BI) merupakan sebuah proses untuk melakukan ekstraksi data-data operasional perusahaan dan mengumpulkannya dalam sebuah data warehouse yang selanjutnya diproses menggunakan berbagai analisis statistik dalam proses data mining, sehingga didapat berbagai kecenderungan atau pattern dari data (Choirul, 2006).
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