The tools for accessing large amounts of unorganized data with years of experience in data mining or data warehousing for the purpose of analysis were available only to people. Publishing to the Web by something historically restricted to developers & consultants using data from multiple sources.
By using the information workers can assemble data from multiple sources and new features available in Office SharePoint Server 2007, publish that data on the Web.
SharePoint Business Intelligence capabilities in SharePoint 2013 are vast and in many cases are achieved with a combination of SharePoint and Microsoft Office or SharePoint and SQL Server’s capabilities. It worked on a variety of organizations in presenting SharePoint BI capabilities and have found that it is best done by showing examples rather than speaking in abstracts, so I have included a larger number of screenshots, with brief summaries.
Microsoft has worked to enhance self-service BI (SSBI). The goal of SSBI is to empower analysts so that they can design, customize, and maintain their own BI solutions. It’s important to note that SSBI is not meant to be a complete solution or a replacement for corporate BI initiatives and standardized reports offered by the organization. Figure 3 shows a diagram of the entire technology stack around SSBI.