Microsoft Analytics Platform System Review

Easy to install, good connectivity with databases, and good reporting

What is our primary use case?

We are integrating services to collect data and this solution is used to analyze data, prepare results, and then generate reports.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is database connectivity. This solution will connect to any database, you can combine databases, and you can create a cube or tabular model. This includes, for example, a relational model.

What needs improvement?

The flexibility of this solution needs to be improved because you cannot make changes at every one of the different steps.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This is a stable solution.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have approximately five hundred users and I expect our usage to increase in two years' time.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup of this solution is straightforward and we had no issues.

What about the implementation team?

We performed the implementation ourselves.

What other advice do I have?

One needs to continually practice with this solution to keep improving. Every day, there are new challenges.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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