Large companies have been using the power of business analytics for quite a while now. Your company PSL desires to get in on the action; company executives believe that using advanced data analysis will enable the company to make smarter decisions and improve business performance. Business analytics gives companies the ability to look at past realizations and performance as well as set up new expectations and performance goals. Analytics-as-a-Service is a new delivery model that uses cloud technology to provide business insights without enormous infrastructure enhancements. The executive team has heard great things about analytics and cloud technology but is apprehensive because they are unfamiliar with the look and feel of the technology. The executive team is interested in your recommendations and eagerly awaiting your forward-thinking viewpoint.
Just as all previous assignments, All information provided in this document MUST be written specific to PSL corporation. This assignment should not be written as a research paper but as technical document. All designs must be original and created in Visio before copied into the document.
Write a four to six (4-6) page design document in which you:
Support the need for the use of analytics and cloud technology within PSL company.
Create a workflow diagram to illustrate how analytics and cloud technology could align with the company’s business processes.
Create three to five (3-5) screen layouts that illustrate the interface that organizational users within PSL will utilize. Note: The graphically depicted solution is not included in the required page length but must be included in the design document.
Give one (1) recommendation for solution providers that could help your company PSL secure a firm advantage by using analytics and cloud technology.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
Include charts or diagrams created in MS Visio. All references to these diagrams must be included in the body of the design document.