There is no single organizational initiative that warrants preparation, planning and strategy more than the decision to invest in a business intelligence program.  Fundamental to all BI programs is the core principle that BI platforms must be performance-driven.  Key performance indicators must be role-based, Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Time Relevant.  An organization’s information strategy needs to be optimized to solve a business problem or create business opportunity. 

Business intelligence can be defined as: People, process and technology required to turn data into information and information into knowledge, and plans that drive effective business activity, gain business insight and achieve competitive advantage.

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