Data is stored in heterogenous environments in many organizations. Enterprise reporting for management and other departments is created using a variety of tools. There are Excel Workbooks, SSRS Reports, Tableau Dashboards, flat files, data streams from MySQL databases, etc. Each data extract or report is created by a BI or DB Development Team member. Often team members have competing demands placed upon their limited development time.
Part of a desired solution is to allow authorized users to help themselves to formatted data via self-service tools. As you can see below, there is a plethora of Business Intelligence tools available to