Lecture Notes on Business Intelligence
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Lecture Notes on Business Intelligence

About the Book

This book contains the lecture notes for course 3522 "Business Intelligence", taught at Hasselt University for Master students Business and Information Systems Engineering. 

About the Author

Benoît Depaire
Benoît Depaire

Benoit Depaire holds a Master's degree and PhD in the field of Business and Information Systems Engineering. He is Associate Professor at Hasselt University within the faculty of Business Economics. His professional interest lies with the role that data and IT play in the creation of value in modern day business and society. For more information, please visit http://benoit.depaire.net.

Table of Contents

  • An Introduction to Business Intelligence
    • Origins and Foundations of Business Intelligence
    • A Business Intelligence Framework
    • The future of Business Intelligence
    • Resources
  • Business Intelligence Architecture
    • Introduction to Software Architecture
    • BI Architecture Basics
    • Data Warehouse Architecture
    • Resources
  • Data Warehouse Architecture
    • Dimensional Modeling Fundamentals
    • Fact Tables
    • Dimension Tables
    • Slowly changing dimensions
    • ETL Subsystems
    • Resources
  • Business Intelligence, Business Strategy and Performance Management
    • Recap
    • Critical Success Factors
    • Balanced Score Card and Strategy Maps
    • Performance Prism
    • Key Performance Indicator Modeling
    • Resources

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