The claim to fame for most drag and drop business intelligence (BI) tools has been providing business users with the ability to create dashboards and reports without any help from IT. But in practice, can they really deliver this without significant IT cycles? Does this approach really provide a single version of the truth to everyone within an enterprise (beyond just analysts and power users)? What about entities outside the bounds of the VPN?
Myth 1: No IT involvement at all
Some discovery and dashboard tools provide insights at the individual or desktop level without any IT involvement. However by excluding IT, these tools don’t necessarily scale well or integrate easily with multiple security frameworks across an extended enterprise