How is your business intelligence (BI) investment in your company? What's the maturity of your BI architecture and processes? After many years of hard work of building BI infrastructure and its related programs and processes, many businesses try to measure their ROI and compare their BI programs to others. Many approaches and matrixes currently in the market measure BI maturity level for BI investment. Interestingly, there is another way, which I think worth it to explore. As the topic of knowledge management starts to become hot in the industry, I am wondering, can we measure BI's maturity level from that perspective? Here, I present four levels from the knowledge management view to measure BI maturity: data, information, knowledge and wisdom.

Figure 1: BI Maturity Hierarchy Model

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