Business Intelligence

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What is Business Intelligence?

Business Intelligence (BI)) refers to computer-based techniques used in spotting, digging-out, and analysing business data, such as sales revenue by products or departments or associated costs and incomes.

BI technologies provide historical, current, and predictive views of business operations. Common functions of Business Intelligence technologies are reporting, online analytical processing, analytics, data mining, business performance management, benchmarking and predictive analytics.

Business Intelligence uses technologies, processes, and applications to analyse structured data and business processes, providing management with the knowledge to make better business decisions.


XLCubed is a powerful business intelligence product which allows you to analyse data and view it in reports and dashboards. XLCubed is available in two different versions, an Excel Edition and a Web Edition. The Excel Edition is an Add-in product designed for end users who are interested in ad hoc analysis and formal reporting in Microsoft Excel against Analysis Services data sources. The Web Edition lets you organise reports on the web and provides OLAP functionality in your browser, without Java, ActiveX or Excel installed on the Server. A scaled down version of XLCubed called Microcharts is also available. Read about how Jigsaw Technology's implementation of XLCubed benefited Suntory Australia in this case study.

Key Features:
  • Access the powerful reporting engines of Analysis Services from within Excel
  • Analyse data with full OLAP capability
  • Integrate Excel functions
  • Format reports
  • Create Dashboards
  • Multiple cell drilling and filtering
  • Support for Analysis Service Security, external providers, member properties, multiple cubes

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