What a performance

December 2003
Management Services;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p30
Academic Journal
The article presents information on WebFOCUS performance management software from Information Builders. Incorporating dashboards, performance metrics, management methodologies, and financial reporting, these deployments are new and/or improved parts of the company's WebFOCUS suite. The newly certified Balanced Scorecard is one of the extensions to the performance management capabilities of WebFOCUS. A data visualization functionality delivered through WebFOCUS Visual Discovery provides powerful, real-time analysis from virtually any data source. This enables users at all levels to easily perform intuitive, highly interactive, graphical analysis using a wide variety of advanced visualization mechanisms and components. Typical applications include the ability to monitor, forecast, and manage physical facilities costs across an organization, improving budgeting, inventory, and purchasing processes, sales and client handling monitoring without pestering lower ranks for frequent reports, and call center management problems.


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