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.
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.
Some of the dashboards just as the below one may not be aesthitically pleasing but they provide a valuable source of how big corporations monitor their KPIs and what is important to them. Use the Procure-to-Pay Management reports for the following: • Identify and resolve processing bottlenecks in the purchasing and payables organizations. • Monitor … Read more
The Receivables Management dashboard lets you measure and track your department’s performance over time. The comparative analysis and trend reporting capabilities provided by this dashboard helps you to identify systemic processing inefficiencies in your department. Once inefficiencies are identified, you can take steps to address them. You can then use this dashboard to evaluate the … Read more
The Funds Management dashboard lets public sector managers and analysts compare encumbrances and actual expenditures to budgets, and view the status of funds in hierarchies of funds, cost centers, and expense categories. For each fund, cost center, and expense category, you can see the budget, encumbrances, and actual expenses, as well as available funds. The … Read more