What is Business Intelligence
Business intelligence – or BI – uses data mining, online analytical processing, querying, and reporting to analyze data and present decision-ready information.
What is SAP Crystal Reports?
SAP Crystal Reports is a business intelligence application and it turns your data into interactive, actionable reports that can be accessed offline or online, from applications, portals, and mobile devices.
- Leverage powerful reporting tools to deliver key insights and a clear picture of the business to decision makers
- Get broad connectivity to diverse data sources to create real-time operational reports
- Make actionable information available online or offline – from applications, portals, and mobile devices
- Use flexible, customizable report design to give customers and partners the reporting formats of their choice
SAP Business One is fully integrated and comes free with SAP Business One. SAP Business One uses Crystal Reports format to create, view and management reports and layouts. Customers can draw data from SAP Business One tables and company databases into selection criteria.
Since all those reports in SAP Business One are Crystal Reports formats, they are customizable and can be tailored to customers' different needs.