It might surprise you, but the cost of administering your business intelligence (BI) practice dwarfs other costs -- such as licenses or implementation expenses. If you want to reduce overall BI costs, one expert counsels, streamline your administrative costs, but don't forget to keep the pressure on your software vendors, too. [more]
As the information explosion continues, handling larger and larger data sets continues to present challenges. Industry expert David Loshin discusses some of the issues at hand. [more]
TDWI's latest research report describes the four objectives of self-service BI and discusses the results of our March 2011 survey of 625 data management professionals. The survey examines self- service BI adoption rates, obstacles, and best practices across organizations.
Download the full 38-page report and read the study's recommendations for implementing self-service BI in your organization. [more]