Compare Microsoft BI vs. Oracle Essbase

Microsoft BI is ranked 2nd in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 32 reviews while Oracle Essbase which is ranked 19th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review. Microsoft BI is rated 8.2, while Oracle Essbase is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Microsoft BI writes "The ability to perform complex business modeling through DAX calculations stands out in a crowd". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Essbase writes "Everybody uses it for financial purposes, but it can also be used for other analytic purposes, such as mathematical models, statistical models, and so on". Microsoft BI is most compared with Oracle OBIEE, Tableau and IBM Cognos, whereas Oracle Essbase is most compared with Microsoft BI, IBM Cognos TM1 and Oracle OBIEE.
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I very much recommend the free trial mode.It is reasonably priced.No comment on pricing.It is a cheap solution for our needs.No comment.It is free.It is part of our Office 365 license.The costs are small and the benefits are high.

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8.2
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4,336
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Average Words per Review
704
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9.0
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Also Known As
SSRS, SSAS, MSBI, MS BI, MS Reporting Services, Power BI, Microsoft BI Tools, Microsoft Big Data, Power BI ProEssbase
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Overview

Microsoft BI is a business intelligence solution that turns data into insightful and useful business information that is relevant to all levels of the business.

Microsoft BI combines familiar Microsoft tools - Office, SharePoint, and SQL server, with extra features for end-users, such as Power View and Power Pivot. This powerful product gives businesses a competitive advantage by allowing end-users to better analyze their data, collaborate and better present their data.

Oracle Essbase is an OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) Server that provides an environment for deploying pre-packaged applications or developing custom analytic and enterprise performance management applications.
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Sample Customers
Konica Minolta, Klout, Mahindra Satyam, The Weather Channel, Argus, Credit Suisse, NCR, and Sysmex.CHU de Rennes, Bellco Credit Union, Akindo Sushiro Co. Ltd, Deutsche Telekom AG, Samarco MineraÊo S.A., PCCW Ltd., QDQ media S.A.U., Boiron Italia, Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., Akindo Sushiro Co. Ltd., Air Canada, Daelim Industrial Co. Ltd.
Top Industries
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Financial Services Firm17%
Energy/Utilities Company17%
Manufacturing Company13%
Government8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm23%
Healthcare Company11%
Government6%
Comms Service Provider6%
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Small Business39%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise48%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business34%
Midsize Enterprise10%
Large Enterprise55%
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