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Top 10 Essential Features Of A BI Dashboard Solution. Part 1 of 2

At first glance, all modern BI dashboard solutions are dazzlers, regardless of the underlying technology and the people who built them. If you explore beyond the facade, significant differences in capabilities emerge. The many deployment platforms in the marketplace of the best dashboard software each have strengths and weakness. Very few are great all-around performers. As well, a rich feature set is not sufficient. If engineers and analysts cannot create or maintain dashboard applications rapidly and efficiently, the platform will deliver inferior business value.

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Top 25 KPI's You Can Dashboard To Help Run Your Business

It's never been more important to measure and guide the progress of your business using KPI's or Key Performance Indicators. The glut of data out there can lead to analysis paralysis without an appropriate framework of KPI's to guide you. At the same time, KPI's should be there to guide your progress of setting up systems and processes that will create a long-term business competitive advantage, rather than be the end in itself.

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The Best Ways to Utilize KPI Dashboards

A good investment has to be useful in a range of applications. This versatility makes all the difference between a short-term and long-term investment. KPI dashboards appear as very simple software on the surface, especially compared with the broader aspects of BI programs in general. Although KPI's may be a single feature in a larger program, that feature may offer the most utility in your business. This power comes from the ease of use and versatility of the dashboards.

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How To Tell The Difference Between A Scorecard And A Dashboard

Do you use business intelligence tools in your company? If you do, you probably know what a dashboard is. A real-time dashboard is an essential part of BI software today. What about scorecards, though? You may know all about dashboards, but do you know how scorecards work? While they sound like they perform the same task, they’re actually quite different to each other. You need both for your company to function efficiently, but you have to use them to their strengths. Learn how to tell the difference between a scorecard and a dashboard.

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