Business analytics programs dissect business data so your clients can make informed decisions more quickly. Tools and best practices in this growing field -- including business intelligence (BI) and business process management (BPM) software and services -- allow you to help clients assess their data effectively and ultimately make decisions that will increase ROI. Learn more about business analytics in this crash course.
- Business analytics trends: The future of business intelligence
This tip includes excerpts from an interview with Howard Dresner, the self-proclaimed father of BI, and industry expert Wayne Eckerson's column on embedded analytics.
- Business analytics how-tos: Automate smart decision making
This interview with Mark Smith, CEO and SVP of Ventana Research, offers advice about business decision management and performance management best practices.
- Business analytics tools: BI's new predictive analytics tools
Both Microsoft and Hyperion Solutions Corp. released BI products that include analytics tools. Read this tip for more information on the latest in analytics products.
- Business analytics tools: Evaluating analytics tools
When it comes to offering your customers analytics tools, don't limit your choices. Think outside the box and look at tools used across industries.