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Survey Analysis: Why BI and Analytics Adoption Remains Low and How to Expand Its Reach

Published: 30 June 2017

ID: G00326220

Analyst(s): Rita Sallam , Cindi Howson


Pervasive business intelligence remains elusive, with BI and analytics adoption at about 30% of all employees. Data and analytics leaders wanting to extend the reach and impact of BI and analytics in their organizations should deploy modern BI platforms, leveraging mobile and embedding capabilities.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Overall BI Adoption Remains Low but Is Improving
  • BI Adoption and Business Impact Are Related
  • Ease of Use Impacts BI Adoption
  • Modern BI Lets Business Users Create Their Own Content
  • BI Adoption Is Highest in Small Organizations
  • Methodology

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