Small To Midsized Business (SMB) BI Tool Selection
The SMB Market Needs Business Intelligence
The interconnectivity of the Internet and rise of cloud computing and software as a service (SaaS) delivery models have given rise to new business intelligence capabilities that can arm small to midsized businesses (SMB) with significant new competitive advantages.
Just a few years ago the only business intelligence tools available to the SMB was a spreadsheet. Now there are 100's of online business intelligence solutions that can provide actionable insights.
Which gives rise to new types of challenges. Which tool is best for the particular needs of a firm? How can market research be done and how can the right tools be selected for closer examination and due diligence?
This is where the Business Intelligence List
comes in. We analyze, capture, curate and catalog the top BI tools, and provide particular focus on tools that can be of service to the SMB market.
To kick off your examination you can jump right into our video collection
for quick online demos, or select firms by category
. For other tips see our market research strategy guide