Business Intelligence

Acclaim offers end-to-end data warehousing and BI services, including business and technical needs assessment, vendor evaluation, project management, development and integration services. Acclaim’s customers have implemented several Business Intelligence projects in functional areas including Sales, Marketing, CRM, Supply chain, and Finance/Accounting.
Acclaim has built a well-defined BI SuccessMap framework to address the challenges associated with developing data warehousing and BI applications that delivers the business advantage at every step of the way – on time and on budget.

Areas of Expertise

Acclaim has expertise in Business Intelligence implementations for Sales and Marketing, Finance/Accounting and Operational Reporting solutions that help our clients visualize, analyze, and realize real business results. Whether its designing an enterprise-wide balanced scorecard, implementing a sales and marketing data mart, or streamlining the budgeting and forecasting process, Acclaim has the track record to drive real business results, delivering business critical information to front line mangers where and when they need it. We specialize in applying advanced Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing techniques to your business. From strategy through implementation and training, Acclaim has the expertise to help turn your data into information that is meaningful and measurable.

Acclaim consultants are well trained and certified in various BI technologies including product offerings from Cognos and Informatica.

We support our customers across the entire information pyramid - these include high-end analytics consulting, assistance in the design, implementation and support of data-warehouses and BI reporting solutions, including implementation of Cognos ReportNet and the new Enterprise Performance Solution from Cognos. Acclaim’s breadth of operational, technical and industry expertise is unmatched. Our consultants couple Cognos tool knowledge with industry/business process knowledge to help our customers best understand the data that drives their business. Our functional and operational strengths cover the following disciplines: - Data Warehouse Architecture / ETL - MetaData Management - Financial Process Improvement / FP&A - Sales and Marketing. We continue to hone our delivery methodology based on our successful projects and key senior resources to provide effective and efficient services to our customers.

Core Skill Sets

  • Requirements Gathering / Analysis
  • Program / Project Management
  • Architecture
  • Product / Vendor Evaluation
  • Administration
  • Metadata Modeling
  • Development
  • Testing
  • Training

Technology Capability

  • End-user tools: Analytic Reporting (slice & dice), Portals, Excel, Production Reporting, Dashboards.
  • Analytic Engines: OLAP, ROLAP, Statistical processing, Data Mining, RDBMS
  • Data warehouse: Enterprise data warehouse, data marts, star schema, Data cubes
  • Data Integration: ETL, EAI, EII, FTP, file system, Data quality/standardization
  • Data sources: ERP, CRM, Supply chain, Web, legacy, desktop and others