Local Market Expertise And Experience Should Be A Primary Evaluation Criterion For BI Services:

“Global” business intelligence service providers do not necessarily have a strong presence in all (or even most) of the key markets in Asia Pacific. While access to global resources can be a clear differentiator, a strong physical presence in the region is essential to helping ensure successful delivery of BI projects.

Culture And Flexibility Are As Important As Technical Skills When Selecting A BI Service Provider:

“Culture” includes the culture of the service provider and in particular how well it matches global resources, skills, and expertise with local knowledge and understanding. But it also applies to organizations themselves and how open they are to instilling a more data-driven approach to decision-making.

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Source:  Forester Research