Enterprise Business Intelligence Solutions

The mission of CUIT’s Enterprise Business Intelligence Solutions (EBIS) team is to support the operational and strategic needs of Columbia University by providing access to key University data through pre-configured reports, self-service reporting and visual data analytics. All EBIS services observe CU data security best-practices, so please note that access requires the approval of your manager and that of the functional data owner in order to use university data stores and/or reports.

  • Azure Gateway (Cloud)
  • Oracle (relational database)
  • SQL Server
Data Integration Tools
  • Business Objects Data Services (BODS) (Extract-Transform-Load, ETL tool)
  • Embarcadero ER/Studio (Data modeling, metadata tool)
  • Oracle and SQL Server utilities
  • SQL Server Analytical Services (SSAS) (Multi-dimensional database, cubes)
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) (ETL tool)
Reporting, Self-service and Analytical Tools
  • Business Objects Enterprise (Report Delivery platform)
  • Columbia University Data Cookbook
  • Crystal Reports (report creation tool)
  • Focus
  • Infomaker
  • Power BI Analytics (Analytics tool)
  • Web Intelligence, Universe Designer

Our Services


    Studebaker Building
    615 West 131st Street
    New York, NY 10027

    For general inquiries, please email us at EBIS@columbia.edu