Getting started with dashboards and business intelligence
A dashboard is a related group of interactive scorecard and report views that are organized together in a SharePoint or Web-hosted site. A dashboard might resemble the following image:
SharePoint Server enables you to create and use dashboards that provide up-to-date information in a centrally managed, easily accessed location. You can use SharePoint Server tools to create and use dashboards that are suitable for an individual, team, group, or the entire organization.