Note: Page numbers followed by “b,” “f,” and “t” refer to boxes, figures, and tables, respectively.


Ad hoc analyses, 53
Advanced analytics, 38, 53
Alerts, 38, 53
Analytics, 28, 30–33, 37–39, 143
platforms, 143, 194–196
toolkits, 143
Apache Software Foundation, 197
“Appliances”, 196


Balanced Scorecard (BSC), 60
BI and IT shared services, 189–190, 198–199
BI Centers of Excellence (BICOE), 177–178
BI Competency Centers (BICC), 177–178
“BI gap”, 119–121, 120t
BI Opportunity Analysis, 69
business-driven technique, 81t
documenting BIOs, 82–83
factoring in big data and cognitive business opportunities, 79–82
providing economic rationale for BI, 69–72
skill improvement opportunity
case study information,

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