Cloud-based business intelligence (BI) and Software as a Service (SaaS) BI technologies offer users the potential for faster deployments, increased flexibility, and reduced costs compared with traditional on-premise BI software. But cloud BI, SaaS BI tools and cloud-based data warehousing also raise numerous issues for organizations to consider, including possible performance, scalability, and data security concerns.
In this interview with Craig Stedman of TechTarget, I discuss the maturity and possible uses of cloud BI tools and data warehouses. I also talk about the benefits and challenges of cloud business intelligence. Finally, I offer project management tips, including advice on as well as the questions that companies weighing the cloud approach should ask themselves as well as SaaS BI vendors.
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