Companies adopting implementation best practices are reaping substantial financial success from their investments in business intelligence (BI). According to a new BusinessWeek Research Services survey, 62 percent of respondents said recent large-scale or strategic BI initiatives returned the value they expected. And, one of the key drivers to achieving business value was the extensive involvement of C-suite executives, including the chief executive officer (CEO).

Commissioned by Knightsbridge Solutions, the study, "Getting Smart About BI: Best Practices Deliver Real Value," examines BI implementation practices within organizations and the primary reasons business value is achieved. While other research showed overall value of BI, this report found a strong correlation between adopting specific best practices and business benefit.

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