Data Visualization Consulting Services

This service provides expertise and consulting on best practices in data visualization –  including tool recommendations, dashboard design, and distribution processes. The university supports use of Power BI as the primary data visualization tool.

AS&IR has made available a variety of resources to the BU Community to assist in accessing and developing data visualizations.

Academic Data Warehouse

The Academic Data Warehouse is a business intelligence application which enables analysis of undergraduate, graduate, and professional student recruitment, admissions, registration, course, course instructor, and retention.  Access to ADW dashboards is available, upon approval, to members of the BU community with a business need.

Power BI

Power BI is a business analytics solution that lets you visualize your data and share insights across BU.  BU Faculty and Staff can download Power BI desktop, request Power BI Pro licenses, access training resources, and join BU’s Power BI Community in Microsoft Teams