How to Tell If You Need Automated Reporting or Business Intelligence
Some people have a tendency to use the term ‘automated reporting’ interchangeably with ‘business intelligence’ – which isn’t only confusing, but it’s wrong.
Download the guide to learn:
- What you get with automated reporting
- The many differences between reporting and BI
- How business intelligence works in real life
Automated Reporting vs. Business Intelligence
“The trouble with tools that automate reports in isolation is that they limit you to just that: reporting. While you get the initial answers fast, it’s tricky and complicated to move on to the second part of the journey: analysis. Let’s say you want to drill into a stat to figure out why or what if, and ask an additional question to the data? Not possible, and that’s where businesses have a hard time getting true value from just automated reports.”