Business intelligence (BI) is a broad category of applications and technologies for gathering, storing, analyzing, and providing access to data in order to help enterprise users make better business decisions. BI applications include the activities of decision support systems, query and reporting, online analytical processing (OLAP), Enterprise portal, Performance Management, statistical analysis, forecasting, and mining. It is arguably the fastest growing area of Information Technology due to enterprise data growth and companies need to gain a distinctive edge over their competitors.
Kola Bolarin (Managing Consultant) is an Enterprise Information and Solutions Architect with experience covering Enterprise Data warehousing, Business Intelligence, Database Architecture (Integration and Modeling) , Performance Management and Master Data Management. He has over 14 years experience in Information technology of which 10 years is on data warehouse architecture and Business Intelligence solution implementation and 9 years on database management.
He is a Microsoft Certified IT and SAP Certified Associate Business Intelligence Professional.