Business intelligence and big data…… ignore it at your peril….. article contains takeaways for small business.
Excerpt……. It’s likely that the roles of the business user and the data warehouse administrator will evolve dramatically, and organizations will need to balance the needs of end users and IT. Now, companies will need to provide all users with BI tools that are flexible and agile, offering up the best features of both enterprise BI and self-service BI. They also need to support the move of big data from silos on the periphery of the enterprise to a central position, guided by a certain level of data governance. While it won’t follow the traditional MDM route due to less flexibility, data governance will be required to ensure that the entire organization buys into the apprach.
Successful companies will be the ones that embrace big data and all its subsequent challenges.
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