The traditional reporting process in organizations is not sufficient to meet the needs of an environment built around knowledge and speed. The “right” data must be made available anytime, anywhere, and from anyone to make all of the differentiating activities of your business successful.
Companies that address key reporting issues like ease of access, breadth of relevant results, and “usability of results” will enable agile business decision making. ‘On Demand’ business environments require access to multiple types of data (both structured and unstructured data) wherever and whenever needed. Businesses that harness this capability can better anticipate market and consumer shifts and enjoy leadership according to other key metrics (time-to-market, client satisfaction, etc.).
Reporting activities need to include:
- Making the “right” data
- Analyzing large volumes of
- Accessing unstructured data
- Anticipating market changes
- Identifying consumer shifts
- Enjoying leadership