Value of Business Intelligence Technology and Internal Resources
Imagine that somebody, modern IT fairy, sets-up all top notch reporting, planning and analytical IT solutions by single move. Imagine that best BI/DWH solutions, Business Performance Management, advanced business analytics and many other infromation systems are completely set and operative… All this technologies are set to your
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Business Intelligence and Human Efforts
Often prejudice is that with installation of Business Intelligence there is no more need for manual work. Reality shows something completely different. Manual work is present, but is it smaller this is for discussion.
Without Business Intelligence it is always hard to maintain models and calculations. Any change that
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Super Simplification of Problems
I can not help myself, I can not stop noticing managers and project leaders making suggestions on how Information Systems work and what others should do. They are not experts in IT, they are experts for their respective area of expertise like product development, marketing analysis and research, business analytic’s, predictive analytic’s,
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Complex reporting raises with information environment complexity, market dynamics, and product portfolio. It is important to understand signs of reporting complexity.
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How can own Information Systems become show stoppers for new products? Own IS as main enemy of development. It is more than simple.
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Many companies do not appreciate own resources: experts, know how, internal knowledge, internal work. It somehow much easier to hire vendor to do job instead to engage own teams.
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Playing Political Games
If organization does not fit into current IT requirements with its structure and undefined processes, and nobody wants to take responsibility nor lead in defining requirements toward IT implementation… What can be done in such environment? If nothing is done then Business Intelligence reporting can soon collapse! Business Intelligence reporting represent common work
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In order to properly interpret meaning of information analytics need to know all elements of information structure together with information distortion effects, transformation of information from one media to another – from one IS to another.
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If company insists on investigating every aspect of business intelligence reporting errors then we are talking about data forensic. It is mandatory to be aware about reporting mistakes that happened but too big focus on every detail of generated error (who made mistake, who signed, who defined process, was everything under procedure, what is the error impact and etc.)
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Google Effect is attention deficit problem where facts can be easily found but not understood. Our brains are physically changing due to data accessibilty. Companies have similar problem due to information hyper production.
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