White Paper: Sisense
Selecting A Business Intelligence & Analytics Solution, shouldn't be based on the product with the most features but on the tool that best supports the needs of your business users.
A plethora of business intelligence (BI) tools are available on the market, that address the increasing analytics needs of businesses of all sizes and industries. However, determining which BI analytics tool or tools to buy isn't always easy
This whitepaper shows the comparison of several types of BI and analytics solutions based different criteria.
Key takeaways from this whitepaper:
5 most popular types of BI solutions compared
How to instantly analyze and visualize both big and disparate datasets in BI landscape
Unique business benefits of different BI solutions
Data preparation is quickly gaining stature as one of the most important aspects of today's analytical environments. 80% of the time spent analyzing data is devoted to data preparation. But do you know what it takes to properly prepare your data? This whitepaper covers the 6 crucial steps of preparing data for analysis, and highlights the important things to look out for in every one of them. Key takeaways from this whitepaper: How effective data preparation can have a substantial positive impact on these users The way data is prepared will often determine which types of analyses can be carried out How best-in- class companies have a three-pronged approach to enhanced data preparation Will data be consistent and accurate for the people receiving reports or viewing dashboards? These efforts not only lead to more effective data preparation, but ultimately more enhanced business performance as well.
Does your firm have a solid enterprise Business Intelligence (BI) solution? In recent years, Business Intelligence technology has evolved tremendously from IT-dependent reporting solutions to self-service, user-friendly, business-centric solutions. As firms begin to consider enterprise BI, the first step is to take an inventory of existing technology. You may find it is money your firm is already spending. If your firm is running multiple BI solutions, you may be spending more than necessary. This whitepaper provides insights on how to form a realistic business intelligence budget based on your company’s needs. In this whitepaper get to know exactly: What a BI project should cost out of your annual operating budget in concrete numbers and timeframes How to build business intelligence into your budget, which serves as a springboard for businesses eager to face data challenges head on and make some major waves What are the 4 Signs that it’s time to invest in a BI solution In 2017, spend wiser and work more efficiently to find a Business Intelligence solution that will enable growth as your firm’s BI strategy continues to mature.
What is Business Intelligence ?
Business intelligence is a technology-driven process in which variety of software applications are used to analyze organization’s raw data and presenting the information in actionable format so executives and business leads can make better decisions looking at them. Although business intelligence has some common functions, it includes three basic functions: data mining, data analyzing and data processing.
What is Analytics ?
Analytics is the process of obtaining an optimal and realistic decision based on examining existing data, typically large sets of business data, with the aid of mathematics, statistics, specialized systems and software. In the last few years use of analytical methods to extract useful insights from data have gained immediate importance and has helped several companies improve their business performances.
What is Business ?
By definition a business is an organization or economic system with consistent and typical exchange of produced goods and offered services for one another or for money to fulfill human needs. Types of businesses, Non-Profit business: This is a type of business with charitable or educational goal rather than earning money from its services.