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To BI or not to BI
Nowadays a company should not even question whether it needs business intelligence (BI) or not. Those who do not have it yet should include it in their future

bi tools rate article  is too complicated Initially, BI tools were mostly used by people who had extended IT knowledge, including database administration and programming. This has changed a lot in the past couple of years, but depending on the products, it still is more or less true. Unfortunately, some vendors may promise more than they can deliver, and when you buy the BI tool, you'll realize that you have to do much of the work yourself. During testing and the selection process, do your best to make sure that the product rea

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

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Business Intelligence (BI)

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. 

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