SQL Server BI
SQL Server Business Intelligence (BI) is designed to help organisations extract the value from their data. It provides a scalable business intelligence (BI) platform optimized for data integration, reporting, and analysis, enabling organizations to deliver intelligence where users want it.
It is based on three key principles:
– data from multiple sources can be integrated to provide a holistic view of the business.
– create, manage and deliver server based reports which provide key decision makers within your organisation with the relevant information to make the correct decisions. BI delivers a rich, personalized user experience, enabling more users throughout the organization to drive action from the insight they gain through an extensible and embeddable architecture that is optimized for Microsoft Office interoperability.
– enable deep insight into the key factors impacting your organisation.
SQL Server BI functionality breaks down into the following main areas: