Occurrence of production error data for reports is very often since production systems are more process oriented then process-reporting oriented. Productions systems are customized for processes and for plain and simple reports mostly for users in divisions that are owners of system. What is usually forgotten and perhaps is not so obvious is that very aggregated reports are not included into debate during project analysis and later in deployment and implementation. Result is that aggregated KPIs from one source or from several sources are not “consolidated”. This is a financial term but fits in this perfectly. KPI A combined with KPI B and KPI C should give logical result, zero. For example if X number of subscribers deactivate subscription, Y number of subscribers purchase subscription, Z number of subscribers are deactivated do to many reasons (nonpayment, technical reasons and
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Beams for the ceiling
Beams for the ceiling is definitely point from where Business Intelligence should be learned. Beams have several horizontal bars in order to make stability and no distortion in ceiling.
Stability and no distortion actually means integration in business intelligence world. Element needs to integrated in order to provide stability of system.
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There are 3 basic ways of report deployment in Data Warehouse. Each has benefits and risks. Here is the list of facts to be aware before choosing how to deploy reports.
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Ugly side of medal of standardization and centralization is that daughter companies stay very dependable about one central system and loose on its market value. Company cannot be sold for same amount money without independent Information systems as with fully autonomic information systems. Beside IS as independent solution corresponding processes and organization are missing too. IS can not work alone and need environment too work properly, environment that “takes care” about it. In case of selling company, information systems, processes and expert teams have to be build once again after they were shut down . Perhaps centralization is cyclic process, shutting down and then building up from the beginning just to satisfy certain management appetites.
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Company information system consist of: Transaction systems and management infromation system, Decision support system, Communication and collaboration system.
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