Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence

Oracle BI

Oracle BI  Oracle BI Foundation Suite encompasses enterprise reporting, dashboards, ad-hoc analysis, multi-dimensional OLAP, scorecards and predictive analytics in one integrated platform.  This is a...

SAP Business Objects

Yes, SAP Business Objects (BO) will address your BI needs - no doubt about it. But so will many other products - MicroStrategy, Oracle,...

MicroStrategy

Verdict: MicroStrategy is one step ahead of much of the competition, and delivers a highly configurable and quite uniquely functional BI environment. Should be...

QlikView

QlikView has more than just a pretty face, there is some truly innovative, and very useful technology on offer here. The company talks of...

Tableau

Tableau is charting, graphing and data analysis with go-faster stripes. It has obvious appeal, with prolific amounts of eye-candy and a relatively easy to...

Bubble Charts

Bubble charts are an ideal means of expressing data which are specified by three values (or attributes). An example might be age, income and...

What is IBM Cognos?

IBM Cognos is a sprawling set of products aimed at providing a complete BI solution for organizations of all sizes, but specifically large organizations....

Pyramid Analytics

If your organisation uses the Microsoft software stack and wants to empower relevant users with business intelligence tools, then Pyramid Analytics has one of...

Pentaho Community

Verdict This is a very capable suite of BI, reporting, and data mining tools with sophisticated functionality, and will address the needs of many organisations. Pentaho...

Eclipse BIRT

Verdict Very flexible and widely used reporting environment, but you will need to buy the commercial product ActuateOne to get bells and whistles (Dashboards, ad-hoc...