Objectives for a Decision Support System :
Before you go for a decision support system , your
goals and objectives must be well defined :
What are the top priority business goals of your organization ?
factors are critical to your reaching these goals ?
key information is required to support the decisions you make ? Is
this information: Easily available ?..... Obtained in a timely
manner ?... Presented in the format needed ?...
What types of ad-hoc analysis is performed ?
What types of data is required to make these analyses possible ?
Where does this data reside ?
Are there key decision making areas where data is insufficient to meet
your needs ?
type of software tools and applications do you use to analyze data.
How satisfied are you with those tools ?