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Learn how the ITS BIA Team provides Business Intelligence (BI) Services to UC San Diego Departments.

BIA project workflow

  1. BIA evaluates your data analytics need
    • Is your data accessible? Organized?
    • Does your data need to be combined with other data sets?
    • How do your customers like to interact with their data?
    • Is your request part of a larger initiative?

  2. BIA works with you to identify requirements and deliverables
    • Do you have a report developer whom you would like to build the reports?
    • Would you like BIA to train your developers to build your reports?
  3. BIA liaisons with Data Warehouse and Database Administration teams as needed
    • Not all analysis requires DW/DBA work, BIA can advise you on your options
    • Some solutions require organization processes best developed by the data warehouse team. BIA will coordinate that effort
  4. BIA develops the metadata/ package solution
    • BIA uses a process similar to Agile development
    • Solutions are tested in a dedicated QA environment by you
    • BIA actively solicits subject matter expert, developer and/or sponsor feedback

  5. BIA supports the solution
    • Report developers or designated business analysts will liaison with end users
    • Modifications post solution delivery are expected as data sources and business needs change
    • You can submit a request for a change whenever needed

BIA supported tools

BI tools are the interface that connects clients with BIA provisioned data sources.

Available tools: