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Articles - Government and Non-Profit

2007 Best Practices Award Winner: Memorial Sloan-Kettering
A committee defined a methodology to create, maintain, and administer a data warehouse that would ultimately unite clinical, operational, and financial data.

2007 Best Practices Award Winner: Richmond Police Department
Combining technology expertise from SPSS and Information Builders, the Richmond Police Department (RPD) is now using predictive analysis and business intelligence technology to apply information-based policy.

When It Comes to BI, Government Is More than Just Another Big Organization
by Charles Kaplan
Let’s face it, with a projected federal budget deficit of $350-400 billion this year and an overall national debt of $7.8 trillion, the U.S. Government must find ways to measure and evaluate the performance of its programs and resources.

Business Intelligence: Customers and the Public Sector
by Dr. Ramon C. Barquin
Who are the real customers of the government?

BI in the Federal Government
by Dr. Ramon C. Barquin
Portals clearly are an important part of any BI environment.