By: Silver Creek Software  09-12-2011
Keywords: Silver, Software Design

Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence provides an organization with timely, accurate & meaningful information. Silver Creek’s Business Intelligence Practitioners use a host of skills, technologies, applications and practices to help a business acquire a better understanding of their organization and its place in the world.   

Upper Management requires tools and information to predict & influence financial performance to guide the business in achieving overall all success.  Strategic and Tactical decision makers require the ability to discover past and emerging informational trends, which in turn help streamline and refine existing processes.   

Business Intelligence applications provide historical, current, and predictive views of business operations and have become integral in solving the organizations informational demands.  Our Business Intelligence Practitioners have proven experience in all aspects of the Business Intelligence Project Lifecycle.  Our areas of expertise include Data Warehouse / Data Mart Design and Development, Dimensional Data Modeling, BI Software Design and Development, Ad-hoc, Dimensional, & Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Reporting Solutions, ETL Routine Design and Development, Data Quality Evaluations, Data Quality Impact Analysis, Data Cleansing and Conversion, and Data Management services.

Silver Creek Software creates a tailored Business Intelligence Solution by analyzing your needs to provide the greatest return on investment while giving you the power to move forward.

Project Management  

Success of a project can be directly linked to effective project management skills consistently put into practice to achieve project goals & objectives while honoring project constraints.  Silver Creek’s Project Managers have the depth of knowledge and experience to accomplish this success.  

 We strive to focus on the four basic elements of a project: resources, time, budget and scope; while maintaining clear & open communications among planners, implementers, and all other concerned stakeholders internal or external to the organization.  

As laid out in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), our knowledge base includes expertise in the areas of Project Integration, Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, Human Resource, Communications, Risk and Procurement Management.  Through our expert resources we can bring our clients tried and tested Project Management Methodologies to implement these concepts or easily adapt to the organization’s existing standards.  

Leading a project through the Initiating, Planning, Executing, Controlling & Monitoring and Closing stages with the right combination of softskills and technical ability, Silver Creek Software ensures quality throughout the entire project life cycle and produces superior results.

Business Analysis provides a practical approach to identifying business needs and defines the set of technical skills to refine these requirements into solutions addressing business problems.  Silver Creek’s Business Analysts employ these skills and possess the knowledge to determine successful business driven solutions.  

Aligning with the Business Analyst Body of Knowledge (BABOK), Silver Creek’s experienced Business Analysts bring with them an expert understanding of its Knowledge Areas; Enterprise Analysis, Requirements Planning & Management, Requirements Elicitation, Requirements Communication, Requirements Analysis & Documentation and Solution Assessment & Validation.  Working within the organization’s existing corporate culture, our  resources apply these Knowledge Areas to enhance existing processes and devise innovative, effective & efficient solutions. Providing expertise in Requirements Gathering, Business Process Improvement, Quality Assurance, Testing, Training and Documentation Development, Silver Creek Software can play a versatile role in your organization’s day-to-day operational environment and project initiatives.

Application Development Application Development at its core is the process of problem solving and planning, with a software solution being the ultimate goal. Silver Creek’s Application Developers employ a systematic, disciplined & quantifiable approach to this process; the resultant solutions consistently meet business needs and exceed client expectations. Whether dealing with custom built software or commercial off the shelf products, our focus remains on the same cornerstones of sound development: ease of use, scalability and maintainability. Working within industry best practices, our resources bring an exceptional understanding of several different software development methodologies and implementation experience across a broad range of business areas. Where an organization has an existing methodology, our Application Developers have an in-depth knowledge of the Planning, Analysis, Design, Implementation and Maintenance Stages of the Software Development Life Cycle allowing them to easily integrate into an organization’s existing processes. Silver Creek Software has a wealth of knowledge and experience in developing multi-tiered Enterprise applications using Microsoft .NET, as well as custom Internet/Intranet applications developed using the SharePoint SDK. 


Silver Creek Software represents strong competencies in a wide variety of integrated development environments & programming languages, productivity software, database technologies, commercial off the shelf systems and business intelligence technologies:


Microsoft .NET (C#, asp, vb, etc)

Microsoft Dynamics CRM

MOSS 2007





Oracle Forms


MS Office Suite

WordPerfect Suite


Sybase ASE

MS SQL Server





GENTRAN Integration Suite




Data Stage

Cognos 8 BI Report Studio, Cognos 8 BI Analysis Studio, Cognos Framework Manager, Cognos Access Manager Impromptu, Powerplay, Cognos IWR, Cognos Query, Cognos Transformer, Cognos Decision Stream, Cognos SDK

SSRS, SSAS, SSIS, Proclarity, DTS, OLAP Manager

Crystal Reports

Map Info

Business Objects

Oracle Data Integrator


Oracle Reports

Modeling tools

Oracle Designer

Power Designer

Enterprise Architect

Methodologies and Frameworks  







  • Microsoft Certified Partner

Keywords: Silver, Software Design