Gartner Research

Toolkit Tactical Guideline: Five Success Factors for Effective BI Initiatives

Published: 01 February 2008

ID: G00154967

Analyst(s): Neil McMurchy


Gartner's review of business intelligence (BI) and performance management (PM) case studies uncovers key success factors. Although they are well understood and the subject of previous Gartner research, they're often poorly executed.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Think Big and Execute Stage by Stage
  • Insist on Business Ownership of the BI Strategy
  • Fix Data Quality and Data Governance Issues
  • Leverage Compelling External Drivers to Adopt a Strategic Approach to BI
  • Invest in Developing and Leveraging Core BI Technology and Business Competencies
  • Tactical Guidelines

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