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What Is The Difference Between Managed Enterprise BI and Self-Service BI?

If you think that self-service business intelligence tools are here to replace the enterprise business intelligence tools, then you are wrong. These new self-service tools do not replace, but rather supplement, enterprise BI tools. The fact is that managed enterprise BI and self-service tools exist for different reasons. Depending on your organization’s needs, you may want to invest in one or the other or, in some cases, both these tools.

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What Exactly Is Self-Service BI?

Most data-driven businesses implement self-service business intelligence solutions to enable users to use and benefit from the data analysis easily. With traditional business intelligence tools, data scientists and IT teams control access to data. On the other hand, a self-service BI solution is used by people who may not be tech-savvy themselves. The user interface for self-service software is almost always quite intuitive, which makes it easier for the average user to tap into the potential of the software.

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