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Tools for managing your report inventory (2 of 2)

Tools for managing your report inventory (Part 2 of 2)

Part 2: This is the second and final article on tools for managing your report inventory. For the first article, please read “Tools for managing your report inventory (Part 1 of 2)“. 4. Data governance tool Dedicated data governance tools can track information about reports as individual

Tools for managing your report inventory (1 of 2)

Tools for managing your report inventory (Part 1 of 2)

To the best of my knowledge, there are no dedicated tools for creating and managing an inventory of reports/dashboards. At best these are done at the report/dashboard server level where you can audit user access, and read/write stats for the specific reports on that server.

Developing a comprehensive report inventory

Developing a comprehensive report inventory

As soon as the number of reports in your enterprise starts ballooning, you realize it’s not a bad idea to create a report inventory. A comprehensive inventory leads to a more organized report development team and a better understanding of required resources and availability. An