Business Intelligence applications, despite the name, is not only limited to Business. Government agencies use them a lot!
Indeed, up until recently, the main objective for the public sector was to easily and quickly access information; a goal that is now largely achieved thanks to Cloud technology and better software tools. Now the challenge is how these same entities can efficiently access vast amounts of existing data, consolidate it and prepare it for analytical capabilities. And ultimately maximize the immense wealth of information to facilitate strategy and decision-making.