Oracle Essbase vs. Pentaho

As of May 2019, Oracle Essbase is ranked 19th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review vs Pentaho which is ranked 20th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 3 reviews. 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". The top reviewer of Pentaho writes "Increases productivity and lowers costs, though should improve the construction of its dashboards". Oracle Essbase is most compared with Microsoft BI, IBM Cognos TM1 and Oracle OBIEE. Pentaho is most compared with Knowage, Tableau and Microsoft BI.
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Overview
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.

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
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. Cargo 2000 Lufthansa, Marketo, ModCloth, Cardiac Science, Telefonica, ExactTarget, Active Broadband Networks, and Brussels Airport.
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Software R&D Company15%
Financial Services Firm15%
Consumer Goods8%
Recruiting/Hr Firm8%
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Financial Services Firm25%
Retailer12%
Comms Service Provider12%
Non Tech Company7%
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