SAP BI (Business Intelligence) is the Core module in SAP which integrates all your corporate information so you can easily turn information into insight, insight into action and action into improved business operations. It allows organizations to access the Total wealth of information available over the Internet, transfer it, and use it in business decision making. This interpreted information places a Key importance to the success of an organization.
SAP Business Intelligence (BI) means analysing and reporting of data from different heterogeneous data sources. It allows you to acquire data from multiple data sources, data staging, which can be further distributed to different BI systems. A SAP Business Intelligence system can work as a target system for data transfer or source system for distribution of data to different BI targets.
This is a simple tutorial that covers the basics of SAP Business Intelligence and how to handle its various other components.