Research shows that the average enterprise has at least 6 to 10 Business Intelligence tools. Microsoft Excel, the world's most prevalent analysis tool is used by 1 Billion users.
Other companies like Tableau, Qliktech, MicroStrategy or Business Objects have had great success too.
However, there is one key issue with a heteregeous BI environment: each tool uses a different protocol so data has to be customized to work with each BI tool.
For instance, Excel uses MDX and Tableau prefers SQL. What if your company uses new tools like Looker or even open-source tools like Apache Zeppelin?
How can your deliver one version of the truth to all users, regardless the tool they use? This post helps you get there.