Introduction to Business Intelligence Designing a Successful BI Programme

3 days
901 BI


Setting up a business intelligence programme takes more than just installing the technology. A successful BI programme involves a set of concepts and methods designed to improve the business decision-making process by putting targeted information into the hands of those who need it most. This course details the critical variables needed to implement an effective BI programme that maximises your organisation's business opportunities.


Anyone interested in implementing a BI programme in their organisation, including programme and project managers, business and statistical analysts, and marketing directors. Prior BI experience is not needed.

Hand-on Training

An interactive and evolving case study immerses you in a challenging environment where you explore the concepts and methods behind a business intelligence implementation. Activities include:

  • Applying a BI metamodel
  • Analysing successful systems to identify what works
  • Deploying a road map for building and implementing a BI programme
  • Translating management directives into defined outcomes
  • Turning defined outcomes into data collection specifications
  • Organising a Business Intelligence Competency Center (BICC)
  • Incorporating BI tools to identify business trends
  • Mapping operational data to a data warehouse

Skills Gained

You Will Learn How To

  • Implement the key elements of a successful business intelligence (BI) programme
  • Apply a BI metamodel that turns outcomes into actions
  • Extract and transform data from an operational database to a data warehouse
  • Exploit business analytics and performance measurement tools
  • Organise a Business Intelligence Consistency Center (BICC)
  • Integrate BI into your daily business decisions

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
London2 1345 £1345 19-01-12