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From a CFO in the Know: Getting the Most Out of Your IT Investment

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Not too long ago, my company had a dilemma. We needed something to get to our data but didn’t really know what had to be done. It wasn’t until key managers gathered to discuss certain metrics that an answer started to appear.

We discovered that three managers were tracking the same problem metric in different ways and keeping the data in different locations. To top it off, all three figures these managers were coming up with were different.

This was our “aha” moment, when we realized we needed an integrated business intelligence system, one single source of truth for our organization. While the answer may sound fairly simple, the implementation was not. It never is... Read More

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