Open Source BI Solutions: A Low TCO Prospect
Source: Satyam Computer Services
Business Intelligence is a vital part of successful business management, bringing in its wake BI solutions resulting in higher income, increased growth and efficient decision making for the organization. It is necessary for BI programs to keep strategic goals and organizational missions in mind, while reducing the cost and time of implementing solutions. Open Source based BI solutions reduce the cost of BI programs by providing options of using best available components from different OS providers in the existing BI infrastructure, or using it for complete end to end BI solutions. Open Source BI may be evaluated against the parameters of TCO, performance, scalability, and user requirements.