Business Intelligence, The Top Priority For CIOs For 2009 And 2010

business intelligenceHow can you make the right and most efficient decision when identifying better solutions to improve on and apply to the overall performance of your organization? Big and small companies collect information to assess the business environment i.e. to acquire a sustainable competitive advantage in the business environment and also cover the areas of marketing research, industry research and competitive analysis.

Another reason companies may find it challenging is because they often have long delivery cycles in their IT departments, for example, if you’re using a waterfall approach where you have to define the requirements up front, get them approved then go into a six month delivery cycle, quite often what you’re delivering isn’t what the end user requires any more because business has moved on. This means that to implement business intelligence solutions it’s strongly recommend that a more agile development approach is taken where shorter delivery cycles are …