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Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service enables all users to tap into the most pertinent data, whenever and wherever they need it. With BI Cloud Service, robust analysis is accessible to everyone, from individuals to large workgroups, across the enterprise.
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.
Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service is ranked 20th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review while Pentaho Business Analytics is ranked 11th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review. Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service is rated 7.0, while Pentaho Business Analytics is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service writes "An easy-to-use solution with the ability to drill down into detail, but it needs abilities for power users to build deep analysis". 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". Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service is most compared with Oracle Analytics Cloud, whereas Pentaho Business Analytics is most compared with Knowage, Microsoft BI, Tableau, Alteryx and Qlik Sense.
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