Consistent and Meaningful Information Needs  

Imperatives of Enterprise Intelligence

This chapter shares on all what is needed to build a robust, real-time and flexible sensory system. This includes data quality assurance, consistent way to define the business, consistent information needs, mother-reports, business ownership of information, Universalization of information and filter less information.


Consistent and Meaningful Information Needs


The performance scorecards for an enterprise represent the fingerprints of the management style of a company. What, when and how-much information is needed has to have a purpose. The information consumer should not only state what is needed, but also why is it needed?, how the information will be used?, and in case of the reported exceptions, what actions are expected to be taken?