Applications of Business Intelligence Student’s Name University Name Business Intelligence refers to the set of applications technologies and processes which help to provide data and information about business. It assists the business leaders in the process of decision-making by providing valuable data and knowledge. Business Intelligence encompasses business processes as well as technological elements. The technological elements include Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) Data Warehouses (DW) profits?. (2006). South African Journal Of Information Management 8(3). Data Mining and Business Intelligence Applications in Telecommunication Industry. (2013). International Journal Of Engineering And Advanced Technology (IJEAT) 2(3) p. 526 527. MCSA Guide to Microsoft SQL Server 2012. (2017) (1st ed. p. 2). Boston MA. Oracle Essentials: Oracle Database 10g. (2004) (3rd ed. p. 226). Top 7 open source business intelligence and reporting tools. opensource.com. Retrieved from https://opensource.com/business/16/6/top-business-intelligence-reporting-tools [...]
Consider an industry or company with which you have some familiarity, and identify at least one possible application of business intelligence (BI) in the company. Justify your decision by presenting the business value the BI system could deliver. Just what is BI? Is there any free open-source BI software available for Linux systems? Does BI use a specific type of language to query data? What underlying database type is used for BI? What type of database engines are used in most BI systems?