Nowadays a company should not even question whether it needs business intelligence (BI) or not. Those who do not have it yet should include it in their future strategies, while those who do have it should search for ways to make BI work at its full potential.
You Don’t Have It Yet?
Let's first analyze and understand why a company may not have BI:
1. BI is too expensive
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number of licences and reporting capabilities, but that doesn't mean they can't be efficient. There is also BI on demand or SaaS (software as a service), where you pay a monthly fee to access an online interface that lets you create all the reports, dashboards, etc., that you need. In this case, no costly hardware is required, and no IT maintenance team is necessary, but you depend entirely on the vendor for any customization. 2. BI is too complicated Initially, BI tools were mostly used by people who