iOM Lanka showcases iOM BI
iOM Lanka showcased iOM Business Intelligence (iOM BI), an addition
to its range of software solutions.
iOM BI is designed to provide organisations, particularly small and
medium enterprises (SMEs), with cost-effective business analytics to
give historical, current and predictive views of business operations for
strategic planning and informed decision-making.
According to AMI-Partners (Actionable Market Intelligence), SMEs in
the Asia-Pacific region are expected to continue boosting their focus on
scalable public cloud applications with investments close to $1.5 b in
Software-as-a-service (Saas) solutions. iOM BI which can be run as a
cloud-based application is looking to address this growth market.
"An on-demand business analytics system such as iOM BI offers SMEs
both flexibility and scalability as they grow their business," said Vice
President, iOM, John Salmon.
"Users can easily set up their own reports for analysis without
requiring technical assistance. As a web-based application, iOM BI can
also be accessed via hand-held devices such as tablets and smartphones,"
These functions provide a single source (Data Cube) to analyse an
enterprise's information from multiple databases (such as MS SQL, IBM
DB2 and Oracle) through data mining, warehousing, and extraction using
iOM BI. The resulting single source offers not only historical but also
current views of operations, based on scheduled updates of the Data