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Top Answer: Biggest concerns from our clients are how to visualize all reports into one dashboard. We use GDS to display necessary metrics from Google Analytics based on client's needs. We also use GDS to help… more »
Top Answer: MS SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) is a part of the commercial MS SQL Server product. It is not a freeware. Probably Pentaho offers an open source/ freeware edition. Below may be useful:… more »
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Popular Comparisons
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Data StudioPentaho, Kettle, Hitachi Pentaho Business Analytics
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Overview

Google Data Studio (beta) turns your data into informative dashboards and reports that are easy to read, easy to share, and fully customizable. Dashboarding allows you to tell great data stories to support better business decisions.

Pentaho is an open source business intelligence company that provides a wide range of tools to help their customers better manage their businesses. These tools include data integration software, mining tools, dashboard applications, online analytical processing options, and more.

Pentaho has two product categories: There is the standard enterprise version. This is the product that comes directly from Pentaho itself with all of the benefits, features, and programs that come along with a paid application such us analysis services, dashboard design, and interactive reporting.

The alternative is an open source version, which the public is permitted to add to and tweak the product. This solution has its advantages, aside from the fact that it is free, in that there are many more people working on the project to improve its quality and breadth of functionality.

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Sample Customers
Genesys, Shueisha Cargo 2000 Lufthansa, Marketo, ModCloth, Cardiac Science, Telefonica, ExactTarget, Active Broadband Networks, and Brussels Airport.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider21%
Media Company11%
Retailer6%
REVIEWERS
Computer Software Company15%
Financial Services Firm15%
Marketing Services Firm8%
K 12 Educational Company Or School8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider23%
Government9%
Retailer6%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business54%
Midsize Enterprise16%
Large Enterprise30%
Find out what your peers are saying about Tableau, Microsoft, Windward Studios and others in Reporting Tools. Updated: November 2020.
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Google Data Studio is ranked 10th in Reporting Tools with 1 review while Pentaho Business Analytics is ranked 9th in Reporting Tools with 1 review. Google Data Studio is rated 8.0, while Pentaho Business Analytics is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Google Data Studio writes "Easy to use and offers a plethora of query sources". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Pentaho Business Analytics writes "Pentaho is best fit for small and medium enterprises where the quantity of data and the workload are not critical". Google Data Studio is most compared with Microsoft BI, Amazon QuickSight, Qlik Sense, Tableau and Looker, whereas Pentaho Business Analytics is most compared with Knowage, Microsoft BI, Alteryx, Tableau and MicroStrategy.

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