Gartner Research

Toolkit: Gartner's BI Construction and Consumption Methodology

Published: 06 July 2006

ID: G00141401

Analyst(s): Betsy Burton


Gartner's BI Construction and Consumption Methodology is a useful tool to help business intelligence competency centers understand and promote the sequence of steps needed to develop and implement business intelligence successfully.

Table Of Contents
  • Steps 1 to 5: Construction
    • Step 1. Definition
    • Step 2. Identify and Prepare Data
    • Step 3. Select Tools and Applications
    • Step 4. Develop, Implement and Train
    • Step 5. Discovery and Exploration
  • Steps 6 to 9: Consumption
    • Step 6. Access, Monitor and Analyze Facts
    • Step 7. Develop Decision Alternatives
    • Step 8. Share and Collaborate
    • Step 9. Effect Change
  • The Ongoing Cycle

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