BAM (business activity monitoring) is an extension of traditional business intelligence, adding event monitoring to scheduled, batch-based reporting. Early accounts suggesting "zero latency" were exaggerated, since the discrete steps in the decision cycle do not happen all at once. These steps are:

Businesses must accelerate the flow of information, analysis and decision making in order to be more responsive to fast-moving events. This business requirement will drive the augmentation of schedule-based technologies with event-based technologies - i.e., event-based business intelligence (BI).

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