business intelligence

business intelligence

noun
1.
the methods and technologies that gather, store, report, and analyze business data to help people make business decisions: business intelligence software; business intelligence tools.
2.
the data gathered by these methods: Our operations decisions are driven by business intelligence. Abbr.: BI
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Main Entry:  business intelligence
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the process of gathering information about a business or industry matter; a broad range of applications and technologies for gathering, storing, analyzing, and providing access to data to help make business decisions; abbr. BI
Usage:  business
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