When your ISP Billing Software works, it’s brilliant. But when it doesn’t, it could be disastrous for both your pocket and sanity. If the automated processes supporting your billing function are not carefully reviewed and planned in detail, it could result in a plethora of issues including incorrect billing, high support costs or customers receiving bills that are difficult to understand. This leads to a lot of head scratching, sighing and raised tempers - the phrase “Hulk, smash!” Comes to mind.
Next time you mundanely plonk your cheeks down on your car seat, don’t just mindlessly look out into the distance. Take note of what’s right under nose. A warning light that flashes when your engine is too hot, another one reminding you that your oil is low, a sign stating that your car’s battery is short of power…
This is your car’s dashboard. It displays a set of visual cues that show the current status of your car. Enter the business intelligence dashboard. This holds the same function as your car’s dashboard, except it is a visual guide to your business. In other words, it is a bunch of pretty pictures that tell you if your business operations are going according to plan.
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We’ve all been through it. Your internet is giving you issues, so you check your provider's website and there’s nothing on there, so you ring up the call centre....