The term “Business Intelligence” (BI) refers to the analysis of business information to gain deeper insight
into and from your corporate data. Business intelligence provides your company with the tools to support:
- Better informed business decisions
- Greater understanding of past, present and future business trends
- Improvement of day-to-day business activities
Types of Business Intelligence
As there are many levels of Business Intelligence needs and complexity, New Horizons of Pittsburgh offers training
for all types of business employees.
Self-Service Business Intelligence — Well-trained power-users will find the advanced data analysis tools present
in Excel to be very powerful for self-guided reporting and research. Employees who work with the data on a day-to-day basis can be
freed from dependence on IT professionals to generate the reports they need. These employees are likely to also be the primary
data consumers in the company.
Corporate IT Professional Business Intelligence — Database professionals and developers have the background and access
to corporate data to create highly formatted and distributable reports for the company. These include IT staff familiar with
Microsoft SQL Server and its associated services, and possibly Big Data and Cloud products such as Azure. New Horizons of Pittsburgh can
provide the training needed to pull these disciplines together to obtain all the Business Intelligence benefits listed above.
The Business Intelligence training paths shown on this page can accomodate individuals with needs and interests at many different
levels. Please contact us for more details and guidance.