Gartner Research

How to Modernize Your Business Intelligence and Analytics Platform for Agility, Without Chaos

Published: 11 December 2015

ID: G00291630

Analyst(s): Joao Tapadinhas , Thomas Oestreich , Josh Parenteau, Cindi Howson , Kurt Schlegel , Rita Sallam


The BI&A market is in the final stages of a multiyear shift from IT-led, system-of-record reporting to business-led, self-service analytics. BI&A leaders must transition to easy-to-use, fast and agile modern BI&A platforms to create business value from deeper insights into diverse data sources.

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Research Highlights

  • What Is a Modern BI&A Platform?
  • How Do You Drive Business Value?
  • How Do You Select the Right Tools for the Right Users?
  • Which Organizational Changes Are Necessary to Capitalize on Modern BI&A Platforms?
  • How Do You Develop and Nurture User Competence to Achieve Business Value and Fill in Gaps?
  • How Do You Implement an Agile Development Model?
  • What Are the Key Technology and Market Trends?

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