In the not too distant past, businesses struggled to acquire insightful financial reports in a timely and efficient manner. The data was
often too late to affect any immediate business decisions, or it was too incomplete to offer any real insight or understanding of the company's current
In today's business environment, though, there definitely isn't a problem with having too little data available at your fingertips. It's quite the
opposite in fact. Businesses have so much data that it is hard to effectively sort and analyze it without a considerable amount of time. Companies
of all sizes are being inundated with a mountain of data on a daily basis. On top of that, the data is often too buried within a database to access
it in an efficient manner or even know what information is actually worth pulling.
This begs the question, how can I get greater access to my company's data and use it effectively?
It often starts with finding a software application that can help organize, automate, and provide real-time data visibility of your company's performance
metrics. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done, especially when your company has to deal with outdated legacy software applications or several
different programs that don't communicate with each other. Antiquated programs and "software silos" are an all-too-common reality for... Read More