Monthly Archives: July 2011

Prototyping with OBI

I’ve always felt that traditional approaches to developing BI content left much to be desired.  Going through a traditional requirements approach with users to determine what reports should do, then spending a significant amount of time documenting them, only to finally show them to users after development and find out they aren’t happy with the result is something that I suspect most of you have encountered.  I believe a better way to come to a solution that makes users happy is by starting right away with a Prototype.  In this article I’ll discuss the generals of prototyping, and specifically how OBI is well suited to this approach.

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