BI Scorecard’s annual survey on business intelligence success has found a dead canary in the mine.
In an April 7 post, “BI Adoption Remains Flat,” Cindi Howson reported that her broadly focused annual survey, fielded since 2006, found a drop in reported BI success. That score has been flat and low every year, but last year it fell to its lowest ever.
BI success — by which she means improved access to data, perception of value, and gains in revenue, customer service, and operating efficiency — dropped six points to just 28 percent.
Don’t slit your wrists just yet. A single dead canary doesn’t necessarily portend catastrophe.… Read the rest “A BI canary turns up dead”