One of the major challenges with enterprise-ready embedded business intelligence and reporting is how to manage performance and scalability without impacting production databases, applications, and budgets. Users need to get right to their data and analyze them in real time rather than waiting around for hours or days.
In our latest article with InsideBigData, Dean Yao, Director of Marketing at Jinfonet, discusses the top considerations for embedding analytics in your commercial offerings. Dean takes another angle in this article mainly focusing on the front end functionality of embedded analytics solutions, and guiding product owners through the best feature sets to look for.
For many years, enterprise BI tools reigned supreme and IT crafted most reports for business users using meta-definitions or semantic layers to provide governed information. However, the industry wanted to democratize analytics for all technical user levels. As a result, data discovery tools began popping up aimed at pure self-serviceability.
We imparted our wisdom on CMSWire on the direction embedded analytics tools are taking. Read about how embedded analytics is increasingly important for many businesses. As the market shapes, embedded analytics software looks to harness the power of cloud, modernize its architecture, and offer features to drive user adoption.
In part 1 of this blog series we covered how to drive user adoption for business users, and now we are turning the spotlight to power users such as analysts. In many cases, organizations enlist the strengths of data analysts to get the most out of their data.
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Driving user adoption is a goal of any BI tool. Organizations benefit from their employees using BI, and ISVs embedding analytics hope that it drives user adoption so their product outshines the competition. Driving BI user adoption is critical. Consider that companies using analytics are five times faster at making decisions than their competition — that is real business agility.
The cloud application delivery model is trending strong these days. The entire global SaaS market valuation is expected to rise by 37 percent in 2018, and many markets (such as mobile) are already dominated by cloud applications. (For more, see “Worldwide SaaS and Cloud Software 2015–2019 Forecast and 2014 Vendor Shares (August 2015).
Many organizations understand that delivering analytics to their customers is a great way to monetize their software applications. But, they get lost on where to start or they rush analytics integration to get their product out of the door. The fact of the matter is users’ needs vary.