Business Intelligence has become a key enabler for the business leaders to solidify continuous improvement within their organisations.
An organization's BI capabilities has become a major source of informing business decisions to enable a competitive advantage over competitors in servicing clients and improving operational efficiencies.
Due to the increase in demand for BI Projects it has become imperative for BAs to augment their BA skills to ensure that they are able to provide the necessary value and expertise within a BI Context.
The talk will focus on what skills are typically required from a BI BA with specific references to recent Case Studies in which the presenter has been personally involved.
About the Speaker
Gerhard Hauptfleisch has 20+ years within the Software Development Industry of which a large portion has been dedicated to doing Business and Systems Analysis and managing these competencies within he IT service industry. He has been involved in business verticals such as Finance, Investments, Retail, Transport, Telecoms, Educational, Pharmaceutical and Health Care.
He holds a degree in Information Technology and an MBA.
He has been involved extensively within the BI space for the last 2 years and have been responsible for the analysis and design of large corporate data warehouses.
He currently works as a Senior Consultant : Business Analysis, for Britehouse (Digital).
About the Sponsor
At Britehouse we understand that every industry will be digitally transformed and we need to assist our customers in enabling Digitally-ready IT. Nobody can predict what the future will bring but at Britehouse we intend to be the first to find out.
We are an African-based company providing industry leading Digital solutions to fellow African and global companies. We focus on employing the best people and priding ourselves on our ability to deliver. We partner with the best technologies such as SAP and Microsoft and complement these with our own mobile and software products. We put the power of social into our customer’s hands, with Big Digital solutions that bring together the new world of work, offering a social business approach to big data, knowledge sharing, collaboration and the customer experience.
Our solutions can be delivered through customised and pre-packaged On-Premise Solutions. We implement the technology faster, allowing customers to extract value from the solution sooner, giving our clients a jump start on their Digital journey.
We deliver Cloud Applications and Services, providing complete system access without the responsibility of maintaining hardware, software or even connectivity and all of our solutions and services are built to be “mobile ready”. Plus we offer exceptional Application Outsource and Support to each and every client, formatted to suit their needs either through remote or on-site support or completely outsourced staff and application systems.
There has been a strong shift in focus and demand from OLTP to OLAP systems as the demand for analytics has increased.
An organizations BI capabilities has become a major source of informing business decisions to enable a competitive advantage over competitors in servicing clients and improving operational efficiencies.