Home
 > Research and Reports > White Papers > Business Intelligence (BI) as a Tool for Middle Manag...

Business Intelligence (BI) as a Tool for Middle Management

Source: Elegant MicroWeb
For a full picture of the business environment and make the best decisions, middle managers must have access to business intelligence (BI). You can’t focus on only the functional level—you must see the relationships among various business components. And you can—with a BI tool that’s easily accessible no matter where you reside in the enterprise, and that’s flexible enough to meet each department’s reporting needs.


Featured publications:

Expanding BI's Potential with Predictive Analytics
Source: Technology Evaluation Centers Published On: July 12 2013 Business intelligence (BI) is an essential decision-making tool. But it can do even more for you when you power it with predictive analytics. Jorge Garcia, senior BI and Data Management analyst at Technology Evaluation Centers, will show you how predictive analytics goes beyond traditional analysis of past and present data to help you “see ahead.” You’ll learn how to extend your BI capabilities with predictive analytics; predictive analytics techniques for more accurate planning and forecasting; strategies for successfully integrating predictive analytics into your BI workflows; and how real-world companies are using predictive analytics. Read More...
Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of Business Intelligence Solutions
Source: Birst For many companies, traditional business intelligence (BI) software is costly and resource-intensive. So are open source alternatives that require significant configuration and integration. In contrast, software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions can reduce the cost of a BI deployment by providing automation and pre-integration. Compare total cost of ownership (TCO) for traditional, open source, and SaaS BI solutions. Read More...
Business Intelligence (BI)
Source: Technology Evaluation Centers Business intelligence (BI) and performance management applications enable real-time, interactive access, analysis, and manipulation of mission-critical corporate information. These applications provide users with valuable insights into key operating information to quickly identify business problems and opportunities. Users are able to access and leverage vast amounts of information to analyze relationships and understand trends that ultimately support business decisions. These tools prevent the potential loss of knowledge within the enterprise that results from massive information accumulation that is not readily accessible or in a usable form. It is an umbrella term that ties together other closely related data disciplines including data mining, statistical analysis, forecasting, and decision support. Read More...


You may also be interested in these related documents:

SAP BusinessObjects Edge BI for Business Intelligence Certification Report
Source: Technology Evaluation Centers Published On: March 12 2010 SAP's business intelligence solution, SAP BusinessObjects Edge BI, is now TEC Certified. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations who rely on the integrity of TEC’s research services for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this 24-page TEC report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary. Read More...
Business Intelligence for the Health Care Industry: Actionable Insights for Business Decision Makers
Source: SAP Hospitals around the world are facing increased pressure to improve operations from multiple directions. Legal requirements, aging populations, and an ever-growing need to be service-oriented are forcing hospitals to do more with less. Hospitals could be doing more to coordinate, analyze, and use data to improve operational performance. A new generation of business intelligence (BI) tools, such as dashboards, can help. Read More...
Seven Steps to Flawless Business Intelligence
Source: Colman Computer Services Business intelligence (BI) capabilities transform vast amounts of data into relevant information that organizations rely on to make decisions and manage performance. Most companies have some form of BI, and most are familiar with its benefits. However, in order to extract maximum advantage from BI initiatives, it is necessary to be aware of—and avoid—their seven “fatal flaws.” Read More...

 
comments powered by Disqus



Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others

©2014 Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. All rights reserved.