SAP Analytics – Extracting Value from Data
Improve the performance of your organization by bridging the gap between data and decisions.
Improve the performance of your organization by bridging the gap between data and decisions.
With the emergence of big data, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence and machine learning, the role of analytics has been elevated to center stage. The winners in the modern world are those who can give all their employees, partners and customers immediate access to the most relevant information. But winning requires more than answering tough questions, understanding the business at every turn, and seizing opportunities before your rivals do. It’s also about creating value and ROI with every decision you make.
A strategic approach to analytics will provide the key to unlocking the value in your data – enabling you to gain unprecedented insights, bridge the gap between analysis and business outcomes, and combine the power of big data with analytics to drive business success.
One of the many lessons that came out of 2020 was that businesses need new intelligence frameworks to drive better business decisions in times of uncertainty. The pandemic exposed the gaps and shortcomings of models based on historical data, which suddenly became obsolete in their ability to predict the future. It became clear that it would be crucial to revisit model assumptions to achieve future success.
According to a recent IDC Analyst Brief, enterprise intelligence is already starting to define future winners. Organizations that are able to harness the power of their data-driven culture, the data literacy of their employees, and the processing power of their technology are showing greater resiliency.
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The traditional approach to delivering Business Intelligence is being challenged. BI and analytics solutions are evolving at a rapid pace – with many organizations leveraging modern, agile platforms to create business value. The ability to reason, plan, predict and solve issues with deeper insights from increasingly diverse data sets is opening up a whole new world of opportunity as well as defining new methods and approaches. But to enable such business capacity founded on knowledge and innovation, the following three areas require close attention:
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NTT DATA Business Solutions supports you from start to finish with your analytics strategy. Beginning with an initial review of your current analytics capabilities, we identify areas where improvements can be made. We then go on to road-mapping and planning your strategy based on your needs. Our BI strategy services help organizations break down complex data silos and remove process barriers that prevent business users and IT from working together.
Basing your decisions on accurate, relevant, timely and trusted data is key to being successful. NTT DATA Business Solutions has a heritage of supporting organizations with data and process governance. We can assist you in mapping, monitoring, and managing your data lifecycle with our tried and tested methodology that boosts accuracy and gives you control over your data.
NTT DATA Business Solutions is committed to designing and delivering technical architectures and platforms to drive success for our customers. Furthermore, our consultants are here to seamlessly guide you through upgrades and migrations and ensure you are able to optimize your existing investment. We can help you develop a successful data and analytics platform, whether that be on premise, in the cloud, as a hybrid, or with a hyper-scale cloud provider.
The role of EPM is to ensure that an organization has a complete view of business performance. This means unifying information from operations, finance and compliance to ensure everyone is linked together in a collaborative manner. NTT DATA Business Solutions can help you move complex data management and transformation processes into a business planning solution and give financial analysts more time to perform insightful analysis. From standardizing financial processes across organizations to advising on best practice for managing processes and automation, NTT DATA Business Solutions can help translate business requirements into reality.
Our extensive SAP BusinessObjects capability, global operations, and our open access to a vast pool of SAP BI resources provide the ability for NTT DATA Business Solutions to flex from the lightest touch through to full managed services during major analytics projects and beyond. We partner with our customers and offer the flexibility and commercial management to meet their business objectives in a dynamic manner. No other partner offers the combination of exclusive SAP BI focus, knowledge and capabilities. We are an SAP Partner Center of Expertise (PCoE) with 24/7 service and the ability to offer agile delivery with a blend of onsite, nearshore and offshore support.
The Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, machine learning and cognitive computing are now in reach of many organizations. Such disruptive innovation can bring a level of automation, electronic monitoring, and sensor-enabled insight that was once inconceivable. NTT DATA Business Solutions offers a number of services from strategy creation and design thinking to proof of concept and project delivery, to help rapidly introduce Analytics projects founded on emerging innovation.
Understanding how your analytics technologies work is key to leveraging the benefits that they offer. That is why NTT DATA Business Solutions provides comprehensive SAP BusinessObjects training services. We are an authorized SAP Education Partner and train over 2,000 people per year. And just like the solutions we offer, our training services are tailored to your needs. Whether you would like training in SAP BusinessObjects, data warehousing, or SAP BPC in the format of public, private, or online courses, the choice is yours.
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Chris Long, Head of Data and BI at Leeds Building Society, talks about NTT DATA Business Solutions as their preferred partner on their data journey and how they benefit from new BI technologies. NTT DATA Business Solutions implemented the full SAP BI Suite with SAP HANA and SAP Predictive Analytics capabilities.
Watch Andy Steer, Chief Technology Officer in the U.K., discuss the importance of accessing data inside and outside the organization in order to deliver knowledge to the people who need it, when they need it.
As businesses evaluate how to improve their current analytics and data processing capabilities, many see the adoption of more cloud capabilities as the logical next step. According to a study conducted by Forrester Research, most businesses with mature analytics/BI have taken a hybrid approach for both data analytics and processing, meaning that analytics/BI is occurring both on-premise and in the cloud today.
Large businesses are not the only ones working to organize and use new business analytics to improve decision making. Many small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are also taking advantage of new information resources for the changing business environment.
As part of that process, they’re using business analytics to improve their understanding of current business operations, assess how the external environment is changing, and identifying the actions that will be most effective moving forward. Download the informative IDC report, Analytics for SMBs: Sharpen Operations, Capitalize on Business Opportunities, for additional insights.
A traditional analytics platform may have satisfied your original requirements, but times have changed. Your business has changed and your users have changed. Business requirements have evolved – bringing new demands, techniques and complexities that the traditional analytics platform wasn’t designed to meet.
Listen to this on-demand recording to learn how to overcome the challenges of a traditional analytics platform.
To gain more efficiency with planning, analyzing and forecasting in real time across finance and operations, businesses need the ability to:
Listen to our webinar to learn about SAP’s most robust new analytics and planning tool, SAP Analytics Cloud.
NTT DATA Business Solutions has helped thousands of customers benefit from the very latest SAP Analytics solutions that are powering digital transformation. From business intelligence and advanced analytics to insight from the cloud, we are empowering our customers to improve data quality, lower the cost of data integration and increase data efficiency.
With our analytics and big data expertise, we deliver value quickly using our proven agile approach and solution accelerators to optimize all data-related processes and match the pace of change. As a result we are able to drive business engagement, develop your business intelligence capabilities, and if necessary, define and deliver the right analytics strategy for you.
Our white paper examines five key pitfalls in traditional data warehousing and explains how a modern platform can help eliminate them.
Christian Schmidt, Global Director of Business Analytics at NTT DATA Business Solutions, outlines how you can start your analytics journey.
In a world being reshaped by data, businesses are now turning to analytic solutions to predict future outcomes and drive maximum advantage from their data.
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