Wednesday, 9 December 2015


In today's IT world, Business Intelligence or BI has become a buzzword. People who understand and even those who do not understand are trying to move into this field. Naturally, there is lack of clarity on what exactly is BI and what training should one do to become a success.'
First, what are BI tools? 
As per Wikepedia, Business intelligence tools are a type of application software designed to retrieve, analyze, transform and report data for business intelligence. The tools generally read data that have been previously stored, often, though not necessarily, in a data warehouse or data mart.
Among the commonly heard tools names like OBIEE, MSBI, SAP BI etc. readily come to mind. Besides there are niche tools like Sisense, Pentaho etc..
Let us look at some of them one by one -
First let us look at MSBI which is an offering from Microsoft. So MSBI stands for Microsoft Business Intelligence. This is a powerful suite and is composed of tools which help in providing best solutions for Business Intelligence and Data Mining Queries. It uses Visual studio along with SQL server. Users can gain access to accurate and up-to-date information for better decision making in an organization. It offers different tools for different processes which are required in Business Intelligence (BI) solutions. The tools are -
1. SSIS - Sql Server Integration Services
2. SSAS - Sql Server Analysis Services
3. SSRS - Sql Server Reporting Services
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