• Votes for this article no votes for this yet
  • Dashboard Insight Newsletter Sign Up

ARRA Will be a Boon for Business Intelligence

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 will give business intelligence practitioners a big boost. This is because there are at least four hooks in this legislation where business intelligence (BI) is a must. First of all, there are significant mandates for funds to be used specifically to develop, enhance or modernize information technology systems. You can find many references, including a $50 million appropriation to the Farm Service Agency “for the purpose of maintaining and modernizing the information technology system;” $85 million to the Indian Health Services for health information technology activities; and $20 million to the Small Business Administration “for improving, streamlining, and automating information technology systems related to lender processes and lender oversight.”

Article sourced from www.b-eye-network.com, click here to read full story.

Tweet article    Stumble article    Digg article    Buzz article    Delicious bookmark      Dashboard Insight RSS Feed
 
Other articles by this author

Discussion:

No comments have been posted yet.

Site Map | Contribute | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Dashboard Insight © 2017