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What are KPI’s and how can your business use them?

Benefits of Using Power BI

KPI’s are essential to any business, small or large, both to cut costs and grow, and track any other quantitative or qualitative measures within the organization. In this article, we discuss what KPIs are, how they came to be, and how your business can use KPIs successfully.

Topics: IntelliFront BI Data Analytics Dashboards Data Analytics Tools Data Analytics Software Reports Business Intelligence Tools KPI

SSRS Reports: Everything You Need To Know

Reasons to use SSRS to Design, Generate, and Deploy Business Reports

SQL reporting services is a server based report designer, builder, and deployment engine made by Microsoft. This can be used to prepare and deliver various interactive and printed reports. With SQL reporting services combined with SQL Server, firms have a unified solution for both report design and data warehousing. SSRS can help you to create tabular, graphical and free-form reports from relational, multidimensional and XML based data sources. The reports can also be published and accessed on demand. SSRS also has a built in scheduling tool to perform basic report deployments via email, file share, or SharePoint.

Topics: SSRS SSRS Reports SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

Business Intelligence Dashboards

Business intelligence dashboards are an incredible tool for any business to see progress in various areas of the business. Using data analytics software, you can develop a dashboard with key data points, KPI’s and metrics for your business all in one screen.

In this article, we’re going to discuss data analytics software, and the BI dashboard that they can produce.

Topics: IntelliFront BI Data Analytics KPIs Dashboards Data Analytics Tools Data Analytics Software Reports Business Intelligence Tools

Power BI & Power BI Reports

Benefits of Using Power BI

Microsoft Power BI is your ultimate business intelligence tool that enables you to visually analyze your data and make more informed decisions for your enterprise. There are various benefits of using Power BI, which is why it has become quite popular. Many organizations are using Power BI because of its functionality and ease of use. If you are a data-driven organization looking for a powerful business intelligence tool, Power BI is your answer. Power BI helps you visualize your raw data by building an abstract layer on top of it.

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Everything You Need to Know About Business Intelligence

Informative Stats: The Growth and Value of Business Intelligence

The first known usage of the term “business intelligence” was by Richard Millar Devens in 1865. It was not until 1989 when Gartner analyst Howard Dresner again brought the phrase “business intelligence” into common terminology. As business intelligence became a commonly known phrase in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s, an abundance of new vendors joined the market. At that time, there were only basic functions of business intelligence - producing data and reports, organizing it, and visualizing it in a presentable way. Yet, there were two significant issues holding back the developing technology phase: time and complexity.

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