When it comes to decision making in business, you need to rely on hard data, not assumptions.
Business Intelligence describes the various IT solutions that businesses use to enable them to get more insight into their critical operations using analysis tools and reporting applications. Many times these will include dashboards, spreadsheets, tabular reports and charts. Whereas in the past business intelligence reports were given through paper reports and host terminals, today intranet and internet connections make such reporting possible.
Author: Jenny Richards