No other application provides business agility like Business Intelligence. Through the use of data, BI is able to empower companies to move quickly and accurately around the business landscape to meet its goals. BI has enabled businesses to automate many of their processes to reduce cost while increase productivity. With BI an enterprise will gain:
To have competencies in BI, a solution providers must have solution specialists with strong business domain knowledge, database development acumen and an analytical mindset. At NEC Hong Kong, we have the ability to implement business intelligence solutions developed by our application partners. NEC Hong Kong has skills in the following BI technologies:
Data Warehouse - the historical data store developed through an RDBMS engine
EII - enterprise information integration technology that allows for real-time BI
ETL - the extract, transform and loading of the data from the transactional systems to the data warehouse
OLAP - the online analytical processing engine that builds the datamarts for quick reporting capabilities on large datasets
Reports - the presentation of the data using web, PDF, Microsoft Word and many other document applications
- - Visibility! Executives, managers and information workers all need to know what has happen both internal and external to the company to make better decisions. BI generates dynamic interactive reports that allow users to slice-and-dice datasets for thorough understanding of the current situation.
- Predictability! Through its analytical feature, BI is able to predict the future. BI takes historical data and process the numbers in an analytical engine to provide forecasts of the future.
- Agility! With knowledge come power and the ability to dominate markets. BI gives companies the knowledge to quickly react to changing business climate and make reassuring decisions that is align with the goals of the business.