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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.
Plotly creates leading open source tools for composing, editing, and sharing interactive data visualization via the Web.
Our collaboration servers (available in cloud or on premises) allow data scientists to showcase their work, make graphs without coding, and collaborate with business analysts, designers, executives, and clients.
Pentaho Business Analytics is ranked 8th in Reporting Tools with 1 review while Plotly is ranked 19th in Reporting Tools. Pentaho Business Analytics is rated 9.0, while Plotly is rated 0.0. 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". On the other hand, Pentaho Business Analytics is most compared with Knowage, Microsoft BI, Tableau, Alteryx and Qlik Sense, whereas Plotly is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Qlik Sense and Google Data Studio.
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