This post was originally published by our VP or sales and business development, Steven Schneider, on his blog, Slinging Software.
It is generally assumed that business intelligence (BI) software is a one-way street – we gather information, synthesize it, and distribute it to the people that need it. However, an important step is missing, which is to then take action on that information. The reality is that traditional BI stacks don’t really do this. I was recently reminded of this point in a weekend twitter-verse conversation with Neil Raden of HiredBrains and Howard Dresner of Dresner Advisory Services – two highly