How to Balance Control and Agility in Your Self-Service Analytics


Modern analytics and agility is a key factor driving the need for self-service analytics. Businesses are acknowledging the benefits self-service can provide to their business users. While at the same time they are struggling to deliver it in a way that satisfies both IT and the business.

This Gartner report discusses key challenges and provides best practices for how businesses can overcome these challenges. It includes tips for:

  • Determining appropriate permissions  
  • Designing a model for content creation
  • Formalizing processes  
  • Implementing a content development life cycle
  • Creating simple process flows and clear decision points


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