CHAPTER 11

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Standardizing BI Report Suites

So far in this book you have seen myriad ways to deliver eye-catching business intelligence to corporate users. A successful BI project can-indeed, possibly should-be a victim of its own success. That can mean users requesting more and more reports, dashboards, and output to different devices. If this happens, it is easy to get swamped by the amount of work that must be done. So you need to know some of the approaches that can save time when building BI report suites.

The time-saving techniques that you will look at in this chapter include

  • Planning for reuse
  • Using shared datasets
  • Copying multiple elements ...

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