Unit 3: Using Information for Decision Making
Data is everywhere, but how can an organization leverage it for competitive advantage? The field of business intelligence studies how organizations can get the right information into the hands of the right decision makers. This unit begins by giving you an overview of how decisions are made and how information technology plays a role. You will then review different ways that information technology is used to help organizations make effective decisions: business intelligence, data warehousing, and data mining.
Completing this unit should take you approximately 5 hours.