"We brought together the best engineers in the world, and through that collaboration, those brainstorms came the idea that there are a lot of hotlines operating around the world in silos. There is a technical gap between all these different organizations," explains Jared Cohen, the director of Google Ideas. Google’s first step: mapping the ecosystem of organizations running hotlines and figuring out how to enable them to "do it more effectively and in a more data-oriented way."
Business Intelligence: Planning Your First Microsoft BI Solution In this article, I define BI and describe the high-level architecture of a BI solution in general terms. I also provide some insight into the process of building a BI solution. ~Stacia Misner Figure 1 SQL Server 2008 Components in a BI Solution