Compare Microsoft BI vs. Oracle Essbase

Microsoft BI is ranked 2nd in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 30 reviews while Oracle Essbase is ranked 4th in Database Development and Management with 1 review. Microsoft BI is rated 8.4, while Oracle Essbase is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Microsoft BI writes "Valuable dashboard and automated reporting features but should have better integration with RPA and Tableau platforms ". 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 TIBCO Spotfire, whereas Oracle Essbase is most compared with Microsoft BI, IBM Planning Analytics and SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform.
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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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51,137
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30
Average Words per Review
320
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8.3
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4,841
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4,052
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1
Average Words per Review
709
Avg. Rating
9.0
Top Comparisons
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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
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company19%
Financial Services Firm13%
Manufacturing Company9%
Government9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company30%
Comms Service Provider10%
Financial Services Firm7%
Media Company6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company45%
Retailer8%
Media Company7%
Financial Services Firm7%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business38%
Midsize Enterprise15%
Large Enterprise47%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business26%
Midsize Enterprise6%
Large Enterprise67%
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