The State of Business Intelligence & Analytics in 2014
Dave Henschen, the executive editor of InformationWeek, released InformationWeek’s 2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management Surveyin Q4, 2013 to preview how organizations expect to capture, analyze, report, and act on their data. The utilization of business intelligence plays a significant role in all four of these aspects. The main takeaway from the study shows the trend towards less complex and more visual analytics.
2013 was a big year for analytics and Business Intelligence (BI) products as 35 percent of survey respondents have standardized at least one analytic or BI product throughout their company. This is up from just 30 percent of organizations going into 2013. Clearly organizations are finding value in Business Intelligence tools as 97% of responding organizations deploy analytics and BI in some capacity.
The biggest concern with analytics and BI is the data quality, as 59 percent of participants considered this the biggest barrier to successful…
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