Gartner Research

Strengthen Your Mobile BI Initiatives With These Ten Best Practices

Published: 15 September 2015

ID: G00263578

Analyst(s): Bhavish Sood , Joao Tapadinhas

Summary

Organizations want to leverage opportunities provided by mobile business intelligence, but struggle with challenges fundamentally different from the ones faced in traditional BI. BI leaders can succeed with their mobile BI deployments by adopting the following ten best practices.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Analysis

  • Assess Mobile BI Limitations and Benefits
  • Formalize a Mobile BI Strategy
  • Target New User Constituencies
  • Identify the Right Use Cases
  • Search for the Right Mobile BI Tool
  • Mitigate Security Risks
  • Prepare the Infrastructure for Mobility
  • Design Well and Optimize BI Content for Mobile Devices
  • Expand the Boundaries of Business Analytics
  • Start Thinking of Wearable Technology Use Cases

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client