The cloud is becoming a mature platform for data management, integration, business intelligence (BI), and analytics. Business leaders understand that the cloud can provide flexibility, scalability, and agility for their BI and analytics projects. Instances of the cloud can quickly spin up (or down) without the cost and delays of installing on-premises applications. In the recent TDWI Best Practices Report: BI, Analytics, and the Cloud, we take a look at organizations’ experiences with and plans for cloud BI and analytics, including how satisfied organizations are with the cloud and why, overcoming cloud adoption challenges, and what your organization should consider when moving to the cloud. Here are several of the key survey results.