Unsa ang Business Intelligence (BI / BW)?

Business Intelligence is transforming the data that a business stores in it’s database, ug sa paghimo niini nga mapuslanon.

Typical data that is tranformed is transactional data such as sales data. For a business each individual sales data is not very useful but aggregating this data (summerising sa data) can yield some powerful results for business decision makers. Pananglitan, analisar sa tagsa-tagsa nga sales data alang sa 1st Quarter sa 2013 dili kaayo mapuslanon apan kon kini nga mga sales data nga summerised, it would show the total sales for the period and becomes even more powerful it can be compared to the 2nd Quarter of 2013. It turn for decision makers it can become a powerful tool to increase sales, paghimo og mga banabana ug sa pagpalambo og bag-ong negosyo nga mga pamaagi.

Business Intelligence uses large amounts of data and can be cumbersome without the IT tools that are used to transform the data. The transactional data that BI uses can come from different sources such as transactional database such as Oracle Databases or MS SQL Servers. The data then undergoes an ETL process known as Extract. Transform and Load.

Extract is the process of extracting the data from the source. Transform is changing the data into an appropiate format to store in the Data Warehouse. The Data Warehouse is the storage for the data used in BI, nga data-andam alang sa pagreport.


Data gitipigan human sa ETL proseso, is stored in the Data Warehouse. This is the data that is analysed and presented in Reports, andam alang sa desisyon makers sa paghubad sa.

The commonly used software are SAP BI ug Microsoft BI.

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