Business intelligence (BI) is a vast category of applications and technologies for gathering, storing, analyzing and providing access to data to help enterprise users make better business decisions. In business the truth in numbers is vital when it comes to strategies and decision making which in the long run keep you at in front of your competitors. Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE) is one of those BI platforms that has even more capabilities. It is obtainable from Engage IT which serves as a gold partner to Oracle.
OBIEE 11g is oriented to the web service and it assimilates with your existing IT infrastructure. OBIEE 11g assures a total low cost of ownership (TCO) and the highest return on investment (ROI). Among the functionalities that OBIEE 11g offers are; a full-bodied set of reporting, ad hoc query and analysis, Online Analytical processing (OLAP), dashboard and score card functionality. For the end users, the package offers it comes loaded with visualizations, collaboration, alerts and notifications, search and mobile access.
Implementing OBIEE 11g
OBIEE 11g integrates with all popular data sources, ETL tools, business applications, application servers, security infrastructure, portal technology plus any ODBC compliant third party analytical tool. OBIEE 11g can access data from multiple diverse sources which include popular relational and multidimensional data sources and the major ERP and CRM applications from Oracle and SAP.It also offers an integration with the Microsoft office suite.
Business Intelligence goes hand in hand with corporate success and OBIEE 11g is no exeption. With its comprehensive suite and complex database management technology, the OBIEE 11g system enables the users to make vital business decisions.