How to Enable Self-Service Analytics and Business Intelligence: Lessons From Gartner Award Finalists


Published: 05 October 2017 ID: G00331768

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Summary

Gartner's Data and Analytics Summit 2017 Excellence Award finalists demonstrate best practices in the implementation of self-service analytics and BI. They show that, for data and analytics leaders, enabling self-service involves far more than the provision of easy-to-use tools.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Focus Self-Service Analytics and BI Initiatives on Business Outcomes by Aligning Them With Prioritized Organizational Goals and Capturing Anecdotes About Measurable Benefits and Successes
      • Business Problem
      • Data and Analytics
      • Benefits
      • Lessons Learned
      • Recommendations
    • Foster Trust Between IT and Business Users by Involving Business Staff Throughout the Process of Designing, Developing and Supporting Self-Service
      • Business Problem
      • Data and Analytics
      • Benefits
      • Lessons Learned
      • Recommendations
    • Support Business Users' Data and Analytics Innovations and Productivity by Taking a Flexible, Light Approach to Data and Analytics Governance
      • Business Problem
      • Data and Analytics
      • Benefits
      • Lessons Learned
      • Recommendations
    • Equip Business Users for Self-Service Analytics Success by Developing a Complete Engagement Plan
      • Business Problem
      • Data and Analytics
      • Benefits
      • Lessons Learned
      • Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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