Date Added: Jun 2009
No longer a luxury item, Business Intelligence (BI) applications are required to optimize corporate profits and performance. The most valuable BI systems pull data from across the enterprise and present information to users in a meaningful way to improve decision-making. This white paper explores the advantages of investing in prebuilt BI applications. It then provides an overview of Oracle Business Intelligence Applications - the leading BI applications suite - and summarizes the analytic applications that provide best-practice metrics and reports for eleven different functional areas.