Since the project is newly completed, a quantifiable return on investment will take longer to attain. However:
OFX anticipates improved business efficiency and forecasting due to more accurate, real-time data and reporting.
- Democratised data enterprise-wide
In the first few weeks, OFX was able to onboard Salesforce in real-time. It was the first of many internal applications to be re-architectured to ingest streams of data into BigQuery.
OFX has identified a significant cost-saving over the longer term. The solution will reduce reporting time, thus freeing up OFX’s data science team for other duties.