SAS delivers the "I" in "BI"

Harrison, Guy
February 2007
Database Trends & Applications;Feb2007, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p6
The article discusses the application of a computer program that provides business intelligence (BI) in the U.S. industries. BI is a term that indicates visions of complex esoteric data-crunching by super geeks who can use science fiction-style computer workstations. Many BI solutions contain computer-generated queries and reporting tools with the abilities to create two dimensional results sets into multi-dimensional computer cubes. However BI is the mismatch between the complexity and sophistication of the algorithms that can perform true forecasting and mathematical analysis in certain computer program.


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