To help your company drive smart decisions and improve the way you do business, check out this variety of forms that can provide insight into business intelligence (BI).

  • Query responses: Raw data produced by the BI system, allowing the user to draw immediate conclusions

  • Reports: Structured and formatted data, built as part of a scheduled event, or on the fly as an ad hoc report

  • Derived Analysis: Insights produced by interpretation of a front-end system’s output, after that application has applied rules, heuristics, other business information, and context to it, such as in a dashboard or scorecard