4. Set up cross-functional teams to facilitate BI deploymentBy Ericka Chickowski | Posted 2009-08-24 Email Print
The following steps are recommendations for small and medium organizations to improve their BI intelligence. Each provides channel partners a great opportunity to not only sell BI tools but to layer consulting and services on top.
4. Set up cross-functional teams to facilitate BI deployment
Aberdeen Group says:
A multidisciplinary team helps a business better understand the needs of the organization in order to deploy targeted BI more quickly and with less fuss.
Channel Insider says:
Before channel partners roll out a pervasive BI deployment, they’ll greatly improve chances for success if they assist in the development of cross-functional, in-house teams to facilitate BI projects. These teams provide a needed interface between business units, IT and your third-party operators in order to ensure the system you drop in will line up with business needs.