Bus Analytics & IntelligenceCollege of Business + IT
Business Analytics and Intelligence (BA&I) are applications and technologies can be used to analyze data to improve business performance through fact-based decision-making. The demand for building and managing BA&I systems in today's very competitive and challenging economy is high. This course is designed to provide in-depth Business Analytics knowledge of handling data and Business Intelligence tools that can be used for fact-based decision-making. The class will be hands-on and the emphasis will be placed on the "know-how" aspect - how to extract and apply business intelligence to improve business decision making. This course will cover the complete lifecycle for building, deploying and managing BA&I systems including defining and analyzing the business opportunity, creating a dimensional model, designing the ETL process, developing the data warehouse solution, and supporting the BI solution.