Business intelligence best practices
- July 17, 2007
This article presents a compilation of tips, techniques and best practices for healthcare business intelligence.
- July 10, 2007
"If we cannot realize the value of business intelligence because it cannot be transmitted upward to the leadership who must act on it, then we are in the worst of all possible worlds. It is critical for BI practitioners to learn how to tell truth to...
- June 28, 2007
When it comes to business intelligence, there's no such thing as "one size fits all." The key to deploying BI successfully is to understand its evolution, and to meet end users where they are.
- June 19, 2007
Healthcare organizations need to progress quickly on the business intelligence maturity path in order to respond to the intense pressure from payers, purchasers, buying groups, governmental authorities and quality watchdog organizations.
- May 08, 2007
The concept of grid computing is an important one that eventually will come into its own and provide powerful platforms for application-hungry users, especially in the public sector.
- May 03, 2007
Listen to a podcast with HP vice president, Ben Barnes discussing Hewlett-Packard's business intelligence strategy and HP Neoview data warehouse.
- April 24, 2007
There are positive actions that can be taken to meet the challenge of medical tourism. In many ways, medical tourism is not a threat, but an opportunity.
- April 17, 2007
Is the business intelligence competency center just another means for someone to sell his or her wares, or will it truly solve a business problem?
- March 27, 2007
Following the five suggestions in this article will benefit you, your business intelligence initiative and your organization.
- March 21, 2007
The future of business intelligence in the enterprise may lie in the convergence of serious games with virtual worlds.
- March 20, 2007
This article describes the use of detailed and specific business information about customers' past purchasing behavior to grow revenue and retain profitable customers.
- March 15, 2007
This article marks the launch of Olivia Parr-Rud's Expert Channel on Data Mining and Organizational Alignment. Her first article discusses how successful companies are embracing non-hierarchical models of power and authority.
- March 02, 2007
Analysts from Gartner and Bloor, and an experienced end user, recommend best practices for calculating the hard ROI metrics and soft benefits of BI investments.
- December 12, 2006
While it is important in business intelligence to not forget about the past or the present, there is clearly maximum value in being able to get a glimpse of the future.
- December 05, 2006
Building on Part 1 of this series, this article contains two case studies on successful CRM, and also provides a cautionary tale of database content that is very far from best practices.