Dashboards allow placing several sources of data into data interpretation graphics, allowing visualization of data and its relevancy on various parameters that affect the several measures success or failures.
Trends and instances have hinted towards a major growth in the usage of Business Intelligence. If one analyzes the latest developments connected with data mining and analytics, the spurt in growth of BI and Dashboards cannot be missed.
BI is all about allowing relevant business data collected from various sources and stages to be used in unison and drawing meanings and inferences from them. In other words, BI is also a form of Makeover for your data.
A fact that I noticed on several Dashboard’s is that they are trying to pass on too much data and form a cluster of sorts within a single view. This just makes me wonder as to why cleanliness and blank spaces are not considered when preparing these designs.
With Dashboard making and BI tools get much easier to obtain, use and implement it is only a matter of time before ‘EACH’ Small Business too incorporates to use of BI within their functioning
Oracle last week announced their launch of Business Intelligence ( BI ) BI 11g.
Coming at a time when most major corporations are busy launching their own upgraded versions and new products for the BI and dashboard markets, this is surely a interesting development to keep an eye on.
Iphone and Upad’s have been spreading like wildfire. Newer version of these gadgets are also allowing never seen before power and usage potentials. In such conditions it is now only a matter of time before Business Intelligence solutions are available for the Iphone / Ipad as well.
OLAP Dashboards help keep a close eye on important data and also help evaluate, using graphs, the directions and results of any business operation.