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For some, IT is the plumbing which allows an uninterrupted and efficient flow of information. But, what about the quality of the information that is flowing through the "plumbing"? We wouldn't drink bad water no matter how elegant the plumbing, what about bad or poor information?
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What is "Business intelligence" for, if not to give a company a competitive edge? What's the state of competitive BI today? Have enterprises been able to fully exploit BI for all its promised potential or has it turned out to be more difficult in execution then expected? Have there been any breakthrough innovations to better identify and develop opportunities for a competitive edge? Besides the tools, what else is needed for BI to become “competitive” BI?
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What if external data, in whatever structured or unstructured form it exists, could be pulled into organizational databases, combined with the internal data already sitting there, and the "Unified Information" analyzed and reported on as one big picture created out of two complimentary pieces of BI? Wouldn't that give business people better predictive capabilities? Research says BI and search technologies are converging into one tool, but what are the challenges to creating such a tool? ...And, what special advantages would make the creation of such a tool well worth the effort?
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Historically, BI reporting told you what had already happened, but hasn't offered much of anything actionable. Shouldn't predictive analytics provide actionable insight to business people other than analysts, so those on the frontline will not only understand what has happened, but can see what actions they need to take to improve results? How practical and expensive is such a proposition? What ROI could we expect out of it?
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Organizations spend millions of dollars on business intelligence solutions. ROI depends on how we exploit the data and transaction patterns made available.
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