It’s wonderful that the BI toolkit is constantly expanding with new and better tools. Increased computing power and enhanced software solutions enable companies to deal with unprecedented volumes of data and provide access to information to practically anyone who needs or wants it. However, the wide variety of solution components to choose from makes the decision process to select the right tool all the more complex.

Additionally, with more users needing access, accommodating different types of users introduces further challenges when designing the solution. In short, more choices and more users often result in a solution design that provides less – as in less-than-satisfactory – alignment with business needs and goals. But by systematically assessing the key drivers of solution design, you can determine the solution that will truly align with your business needs, in spite of more choices and more users.

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