Measure and Improve
Any BI implementation is a journey with no finite end. Hence, you need to monitor performance on predefined metrics and try to improve on them, when necessary. You need to get feedback from end customers, check BI adoption throughout the organization and address subsequent needs. Also, you need to bring in industry best practices, incorporate lessons learned from implementation, as well as from the marketplace.
Self-service BI is here to stay. While the benefits are enormous, organizations need to have a clear vision, strategy and roadmap for implementation. With the methodology described in the article, you can make this journey successful. Unleash the power of self-service BI in your organization and enable your business to make insightful and timely decisions for succeeding in today’s competitive marketplace.
Nitin Kulkarni is currently working as a Principal Consultant with Consulting and Systems Integration unit in Infosys Ltd.