Why Does Flexibility Matter in a Business Intelligence Tool?

July 17, 2019 Jeff Hainsworth


Many BI tools these days seem to be similar on the surface and provide similar capabilities (connections to common data sources, visualizations and dashboards, analytical options, mobile consumption options, etc.).

The promise of these BI tools is often similar as well; easy to use, scalable, good performance, and so on. However, once you dive deeper into real-life projects, you’ll often realize most BI tools aren’t flexible enough to meet your requirements.

Well, in this video, we dive into why flexibility is so important and why a BI tool being easy to use simply isn’t enough.


About the Author

Jeff Hainsworth

Jeff Hainsworth is a Senior Solutions Architect at Dundas Data Visualization with over a decade and a half of experience in Business Intelligence. He has a passion for building, coding and everything visual – you know, shiny things! Check out "Off the Charts... with Jeff", his platform for great content on all things analytics, data visualizations, dashboards, and business intelligence. There’s something for everyone!

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