Business Intelligence

The Learning objective is to get familiar with the concepts of Corporate Performance Management. The course covers the management perspective (concepts as well as end-user perspective) as well as the IT perspective (Implementation of a Business Intelligence System). The topics covered include:

  • Management perspective
    • Introduction to Business Intelligence
    • Data Warehouse architectures
    • Enterprise Reporting (User perspective)
    • Data Mining (User perspective)
  • IT perspective
    • Data Modeling Concepts
    • Business Intelligence Modeling
    • Extraction, Transformation & Load Process
    • Enterprise Reporting (Software Engineering perspective)
    • Data Mining (Software Engineering perspective)
    • Dashboard creation 

The exercises are performed using using a selection of tools from the following: SAP Hana and Microsoft BI including Excel.