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How Important Are Business Intelligence Tools?

We are living in a world that is experiencing an ever-increasing flow of data. Raw data is hardly useful unless you apply a layer of intelligence on top of it. Organizations are always trying to acquire customers, compete with their peers and keep their employees satisfied. None of it can be possible without collecting and analyzing relevant data.

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4 Killer BI Productivity Features Your IT Department Will Love

When business intelligence takes off in a company, IT is usually the first to notice because they are the ones saddled with business users’ requests for more reports and more frequent runs. Automating BI information and BI report delivery recoups lost IT productivity, but what about your users? These four features will delight business users and make them more productive too.

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How to Choose Business Intelligence Reporting Software

Any good shopper knows that making the right purchase is about asking the right questions. The same principle is true for those choosing business intelligence reporting software. You need to figure out where it will fit into your business, how easy it should be to use, and what special features it does or does not need.

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Top 3 Ways to Make Your Big Data Investment Pay Off

Big Data Investment is a necessary cost for most businesses that wish to remain competitive in today’s market. Although BI is supposed to help your business operate more efficiently and profitably, it’s hard to see how you’ll make the invest pay off in the short term. The good news is that many of BI’s long-term benefits are also short term benefits.

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