Ad Hoc Queries Most Important BI Reporting Function

June 2007
Database Trends & Applications;Jun2007, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p19
The article discusses ad hoc query and its vital role in business intelligence (B.I.) reporting functions. The ad hoc query is considered to be the most important reporting function in B.I. tools. This fact was backed up with several improvements in business intelligence. Coming from the domain of small group of huge company analysts, business intelligence tools gradually became closer to a wider community of users. These improvements have made the sophisticated analysis of business information more accessible to users with less formal training in statistics and other analytical disciplines.


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