Implementing business intelligence tools is becoming increasingly pressing for many banks in Asia.  BI has been defined as a broad category of application programs and technologies for gathering, storing, analyzing and providing access to data to help enterprise users make better business decisions. BI applications include the activities of decision support, query and reporting, online analytical processing (OLAP), statistical analysis, forecasting and data mining. (Source: The Asian Banker)

BIIA Newsletter March – 2006 Issue