Blekinge Institute of Technology
In today's economy the requirements in Business Intelligence (BI) environments are changing dramatically. This paper tested underlying constructs. Hypothesis one sought to test if vendors seek to provide complete BI solutions following all four stages of the Competitive Intelligence (CI) cycle. The evaluation of BI vendors indicates that all vendors examined do not support planning & directing phase, except for Astragy that gives users consultations to plan and arrange their CI, its absence did not influence the overall performance score.