February 9, 2010 – The results of business intelligence initiatives are lagging behind expectations, according to a new study from technology service provider and consulting firm Ness Technologies.

More than half of respondents reported that BI results were less than expected results in 14 of 16 categories, according to the report titled “The Ness Technologies Market Pulse Study.” The largest gaps are in business agility, data integration and new revenue opportunities. The 140 IT and business executives surveyed identified top pain points related to the status of company data. Almost half of respondents put data silos (47 percent) at the top of their lists, closely followed by data integration (35 percent), mapping data and data cleansing/modeling (31 percent).

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