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1. What is business intelligence? What applications and technologies does it include?
2. What is the difference between a data-driven DSS and a model-driven DSS? Give examples.
3. What is a geographic information system (GIS)? How does it use data visualization technology? How can it support decision making?
4. How can GDSS provide value for a business?

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1. What is business intelligence? What applications and technologies does it include?

Business intelligence (BI) refers to skills, knowledge, technologies, applications and practices used to help a business to acquire a better understanding of the market behavior and business context.

Analyzing tools, databases - Business Intelligence helps to monitor trends and respond more quickly to changing business conditions. It helps companies a more proactive approach. It includes technologies such as statistical analysis models like Annova, forecasting. BI is used to predict what will be demand of a certain product during seasonal fluctuation and manufacture based on these forecasting so as to minimize ...

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What is business intelligence? What applications and technologies does it include?

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Business Intelligence Application

Part I

Think of an IT business process that you have had to perform in the past. How would you document this process? Document the process, in as much detail as you can, both as a checklist and as a diagram. If you needed to explain the process to another person and train them how to carry it out, would a diagram make more sense than a checklist? Why or why not?

Length: 2 pages not including title page and references. I prefer APA format.
**Please search for articles to use***

Part II

Do the following:

Read the attached three article, particularly the one titled, "Benefits, Justification and Implementation Planning of Real-Time Business Intelligence Systems".

Search for at least two additional recent (less than four years old) academic journal articles on the topic of applications of business intelligence.

Briefly summarize all the articles you considered in an annotated bibliography format.

Provide your personal assessment of the current status of research in the field (i.e., are there many such articles, indicating possibly a mature research field, only a few articles, indicating perhaps a new research area emerging, etc.).

Try to focus on a relatively narrow, such as customer behavior analysis, inventory control, marketing effectiveness, etc.

Length: 5 pages not including title page and references......please follow APA

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