What is most valuable?
Data discovery, in memory analysis, one development for all devices, ease of use for both developer and end-user
How has it helped my organization?
A proof of concept with the customers data can be done in 1-3-5 days depending on the number of KPI’s and datasources to address.
What needs improvement?
For how long have I used the solution?
+ 3 years
What was my experience with deployment of the solution?
What do I think about the stability of the solution?
What do I think about the scalability of the solution?
No, server hardware sizing is very important here.
How are customer service and technical support?
Customer Service: Excellent, good reviews by Gartner as well.Technical Support: Excellent, good reviews by Gartner as well.
Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?
Oracle BI, Microsoft BI, Business Objects XI, Cognos Reason for change: ease of use, speed in building models and applications, price, price and price.
How was the initial setup?
Straight forward, the complexity lies in the creation of the data model using scripting but you can do it step by step and add sources while building, something which is more difficult with classic BI products
What about the implementation team?
We are implementation partner of almost all BI suites.
What other advice do I have?
Do a proof of concept first, seeing is believing.