Gartner Research

How to Engage Business Analytics Services Providers

Published: 05 May 2015

ID: G00270857

Analyst(s): Neil Chandler, Alan D. Duncan


For business intelligence and analytics leaders, selecting an analytics solution and services partner can be challenging. We explain what capabilities and characteristics BI and analytics leaders should seek in professional services organizations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Seek Partners That Develop Repeatable Methods and Reusable Analytics Components
  • Expect Providers to Show Critical Thinking, Imagination and Creativity
  • Look for a Culture of Narrative and Communication in Your Provider

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