After completing this chapter, you will be able to
Understand the definition of business intelligence.
Understand why business intelligence is important.
Preview the business intelligence stack (Office + SQL Server + SharePoint Server).
See examples of business intelligence in SharePoint at work.
Create a collaborative decision-making environment in SharePoint 2010.
This book is a collaborative effort to show how Microsoft and Microsoft SharePoint business intelligence (BI) offerings can help businesses and technical personnel solve common business problems.
BI in SharePoint is less about a specific technology or product tailored to the needs of a small percentage of users, and more ...