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7 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: Business Intelligence SSRS SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

How To Be An Analyst with Self-Service Data Analytics Tools

Self-service data analytics tools are helpful for a trained IT professional, but they are also a great asset for someone entirely new to BI. These programs are changing the way businesses handle BI, and are giving businesses of all sizes the power of insight. Business Intelligence analytics aren't just for large corporations with dedicated IT departments anymore. How can you be an analyst with self-service data analytics tools? Find out how by learning more business intelligence analytics. 

Topics: Business Intelligence IntelliFront BI Data Analytics KPIs Dashboards Reporting Business Analytics Self-Service Data Analytics Tools Data Analytics Software data analytics business intelligence difference

Essentials of a BI Dashboard

Business Intelligence (BI) refers to a process which is used to analyze and display data in ways that drive better decisions and actions. The BI toolset is comprised of various applications, tools, and technologies that make the job of a business analyst easier. A BI dashboard, in particular, is quite essential for running a data-driven business.

 
Topics: Business Intelligence IntelliFront BI

Why You Should Automate Power BI Reports to Enhance Business Intelligence Reporting

Business intelligence is one of the essential components for most cutting-edge companies. It allows them to improve their decision-making and helps them track their goals. As companies grow their business, they have increased amounts of data to process, and it is not always practical to add more resources. Organizations would much rather equip themselves with efficient tools to automate the data analysis process.

 
Topics: Business Intelligence Power BI Reports Scheduler Power BI Reports

What makes Great Business Intelligence Dashboards

Business Intelligence dashboards have become quite essential for large corporations to analyze data and create data-based solutions. Most BI software tools are easy-to-use for business analysts and empower you to crunch a large amount of data. Furthermore, business intelligence dashboards provide the easiest way to infer insights and create business value that you can share across the organization.

Topics: Business Intelligence