Microsoft BI vs Pentaho

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Based on 16 reviews.
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Based on 19 reviews.
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Also Known As
Also Known AsSSRS, SSAS, MSBI, MS BI, MS Reporting Services, Power BI, Microsoft BI Tools, Microsoft Big DataPentaho Business Analytics, Kettle
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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.

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.

Sample Customers
Sample Customers Konica Minolta, Klout, Mahindra Satyam, The Weather Channel, Argus, Credit Suisse, NCR, and Sysmex. Cargo 2000 Lufthansa, Marketo, ModCloth, Cardiac Science, Telefonica, ExactTarget, Active Broadband Networks, and Brussels Airport.
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Energy/Utilities Company
21%
Transportation Company
14%
Manufacturing Company
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Financial Services Firm
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Financial Services Firm
19%
University
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Healthcare Company
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Manufacturing Company
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Software R&D Company
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Consumer Goods
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Recruiting/Hr Firm
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Construction Company
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Financial Services Firm
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Manufacturing Company
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University
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Transportation Company
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Small Business
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Midsize Enterprise
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Large Enterprise
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Midsize Enterprise
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Large Enterprise
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