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InetSoft BI & Analytics

In this contribution we give a critical overview of our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey about the software vendor InetSoft and its product range (such as InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio). InetSoft BI & Analytics scores better in our independent study than Looker but slightly worse than Hitachi. InetSoft is in a comparison on the various BI components of the product portfolio the most strong in business intelligence and comes out the least strong in the category artificial intelligence. We have been able to establish this objectively. Within the context of BI & Analytics, we have put together the main advantages and disadvantages of InetSoft Business Intelligence, and listed them by theme (BI, Big Data, data analytics, AI and data science). We also point out the strengths of key products such as InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio et cetera.

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How does InetSoft BI & Analytics score on different criteria?

Score of InetSoft Business Intelligence software.Figure 1: Strength-weakness analysis of the supplier InetSoft BI & Analytics. A maximum of 100% can be obtained. Source: the BI & Analytics Guide 2022. Do you need additional information about the design of our research? Click here to download this guide.

In our independent study we also looked at all relevant products of InetSoft software. More than 690 criteria were used in the process. The figure below shows Compared to key competitors what the strengths and weaknesses are of InetSoft Business Intelligence. Please note that Passionned Group is 100% independent of the suppliers in the research. We do not sell licenses, we do not make deals or having any legal ties to the vendor. Among other things, we help and advise companies in the proper selection of BI tooling.

The InetSoft analysis was compiled by collecting a lot of public big data and from there it was scrutinized in detail. More than 3,828 documents we have reviewed (since the inception of this research) from this vendor. In this analysis process both algorithms as the critical eye of an experienced and independent specialist played a distinguished role in validating the results.

InetSoft and their complete BI & Analytics product portfolio

The vendor InetSoft has (a minimum of) 5 products in the realm of BI & Analytics. Based on relevance we list the products of InetSoft below:

What is InetSoft Business Intelligence?

In this part, we give you insight in the key behaviors of InetSoft Business Intelligence, including some of its features and any related products. This product group consists of InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence, InetSoft Style Studio and InetSoft Data Cleansing. This product / group of products can be characterized by the following characteristics:

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Figure 2, 3 and 4: Overlying figures show the operation of InetSoft Business Intelligence. Click on the image to enlarge it.

What is InetSoft Style Intelligence?

Other names by which this software product is known: Style Intelligence

We do not display here all the features but, in this paragraph, we portrait InetSoft Style Intelligence, including some of its features and any related products. This product can be best defined by the following functionalities:

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Figure 5, 6 and 7: Several images show the operation of InetSoft Style Intelligence. Click on the image to make it bigger.

What is InetSoft Data Intelligence?

Under this heading, we give you insight in the key behaviors of InetSoft Data Intelligence, including some of its features and any related products. The InetSoft Data Intelligence can be characterized by the following characteristics:

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What is InetSoft Style Studio?

We do not display here all the features but, in this paragraph, we provide a description of InetSoft Style Studio, including some of its features and any related products. This product can be characterized by the following properties:

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Recent innovations of InetSoft Business Intelligence-tools and the version history

Recently, we see a stable evolution with respect to BI & Analytics functionality and support for various platforms and data sources. The latest innovations are in the areas of data connectivity > Teradata, artificial intelligence > machine learning > machine learning models and data connectivity > Postgres.

We reviewed InetSoft’s current releases of its product portfolio. Below we give an overview of the various releases of the various BI & Analytics products of InetSoft:

Behind each product we show the version numbers, the older the version the more backward the version is in the list.

What are the licensing costs of InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio?

It is difficult to determine exactly what a license of InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio costs because it depends on the country, the number of users (or the number of CPUs in the case of server software), the connectors to data sources, and at what point in the year you request a quote. If you request a quote just before the end of the fiscal period of InetSoft, you can probably get a decent reduction in the license cost. In addition, it makes sense running the software in the cloud. You then only pay for what you use. The purchase cost of InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio may not be the single largest expense, but maintenance and support can certainly put quite a strain on your annual budget.

What makes InetSoft BI & Analytics unique?

In our study, we see that InetSoft in the field of BI & Analytics software has a number of specific features which are worth weighing in a tool selection. This makes InetSoft Business Intelligence more or less unique: materialized views, visual analysis, ad hoc reporting, enterprise business intelligence and self-service BI.

The advantages and disadvantages of InetSoft Business Intelligence

Tag cloud of the InetSoft Business Intelligence tools.Figure 11: Tag cloud of the strengths and weaknesses of InetSoft BI & Analytics

In the following paragraphs, we name all the advantages and disadvantages of InetSoft BI & Analytics, InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio, et cetera. They are not cemented in place, i.e.: InetSoft can currently work to creating features that meet specific customer needs at this time (such as support for OAuth, Google BigQuery, Kerberos, Esri, Office 365, OKTA, REST APIs, OLE DB, Red Hat and Slack).

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1. InetSoft Business Intelligence

69%

The vendor InetSoft has a good score in our independent BI & Analytics survey on the section ‘Business Intelligence’ with a score of 69%, relative to other vendors. The following criteria were used: reporting, business intelligence platform, enterprise business intelligence and business process monitoring. In doing so, we studied the following four products: InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Business Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio. In total, we examined 75 criteria within this section. Would you like to learn more about the topic ‘Business Intelligence’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

2. InetSoft Self-service BI

62%

InetSoft has a good score in our objective BI & Analytics survey on the section ‘Self-service BI’. The score amounts to 62%, relative to other vendors. We used the following selection criteria: self-service data preparation, self-service reporting, self-service data discovery, self-service data visualization, self-service data analytics, self-service data exploration and self-service analytics platform. In total, we examined 16 criteria in this category. Would you like to delve further into the topic ‘Self-service BI’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

3. InetSoft Decision Management

61%

InetSoft has a good performance in our objective BI & Analytics survey of the theme ‘Decision Management’. The company scores 61% on this topic, relative to other vendors. We used the following selection criteria: performance management, decision-making platform, decision support, decision optimization, decision intelligence, enterprise decision management and automated decision-making. In total, we examined 30 selection criteria within this main theme. Are you planning to specialize further in the topic ‘Decision Management’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022.

4. InetSoft Mobile Business Intelligence

48%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our independent BI & Analytics survey on the section ‘Mobile Business Intelligence’. The company scores 48% on this topic, relative to other vendors. We looked at the following criteria, among others: Android, iPad, push notification, mobile analytics, mobile dashboards and mobile push notifications. In total, we examined 11 aspects in this category. Would you like to learn more about the topic ‘Mobile Business Intelligence’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022.

5. InetSoft Multidimensional Models

47%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our objective BI & Analytics survey on the subject ‘Multidimensional Models’ with a score of 47%, compared to other vendors. The following criteria were used: ROLAP and tabular data models. In total, we examined 16 criteria in this category. Would you like to learn more about the topic ‘Multidimensional Models’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

6. InetSoft Performance Optimization

46%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey on the subject ‘Performance Optimization’. The score amounts to 46%, compared to other vendors. We used the following selection criteria: in-memory and parallel processing. In total, we examined 29 criteria in this category. Are you excited about the topic ‘Performance Optimization’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022.

7. InetSoft Real-time Analytics

43%

The vendor InetSoft has a moderate score in our study on the subject ‘Real-time Analytics’. The company scores 43% on this topic, relative to other vendors. We looked at the following criteria, among others: real-time, real-time data, data ingestion, near real-time and real-time insights. In total, we examined 20 criteria within this section. Would you like to go into more depth with the topic ‘Real-time Analytics’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022.

8. InetSoft Big Data

43%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey of the theme ‘Big Data’ with a score of 43%, relative to other vendors. We looked at the following criteria, among others: IoT, streaming, big data analytics, unstructured data, complex data and data lakes. In total, we examined 58 features within this discipline. Would you like to go into more depth with the topic ‘Big Data’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022. Or take a deep dive in the following content:

9. InetSoft BI Infrastructure

40%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our recently updated, independent BI & Analytics study on the subject ‘BI Infrastructure’ with a score of 40%, relative to other vendors. We considered the following factors: authentication, infrastructure, repository, embedded analytics, scalability and high availability. In total, we examined 166 features within this discipline. Would you like to go into more depth with the topic ‘BI Infrastructure’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

10. InetSoft Data Connectivity

38%

InetSoft has a moderate performance in our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey on the subject ‘Data Connectivity’, given that they score 38% on this, relative to other vendors. We considered the following factors: Sharepoint, connectivity, native, Teradata, Google Analytics, Amazon Redshift and PostgreSQL. In total, we examined 95 features within this discipline. Are you planning to specialize further in the topic ‘Data Connectivity’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

11. InetSoft Data Integration

37%

InetSoft has a moderate rating in our study of the theme ‘Data Integration’, given that they score 37% on this, relative to other vendors. We considered the following factors: data warehousing, data hub, data virtualization, data integration platform and data wrangling. In total, we examined 83 aspects in this category. Are you excited about the topic ‘Data Integration’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

12. InetSoft Data Governance

37%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our independent BI & Analytics survey on the subject ‘Data Governance’, given that they score 37% on this, relative to other vendors. We considered the following factors: data management, data quality, data catalog, data encryption and data lineage. In total, we examined 82 criteria within this section. Would you like to delve further into the topic ‘Data Governance’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide 2022. Or take a deep dive in the following content:

13. InetSoft Data Discovery

34%

InetSoft has a moderate score in our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey on the section ‘Data Discovery’, given that they score 34% on this, relative to other vendors. We used the following selection criteria: time series and standard deviation. In total, we examined 394 selection criteria within this main theme. Would you like to learn more about the topic ‘Data Discovery’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Study 2022.

14. InetSoft Analytics

30%

The vendor InetSoft has a moderate score in our current BI & Analytics survey on the subject ‘Analytics’. The company scores 30% on this topic, relative to other vendors. We considered the following factors: analytics platform, customer analytics, marketing analytics and retail analytics. In doing so, we assessed the following three products: InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Business Intelligence and InetSoft Data Intelligence. In total, we examined 127 criteria in this category. Would you like to go into more depth with the topic ‘Analytics’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide. Or take a deep dive in the following content:

15. InetSoft Artificial Intelligence

23%

The company has a poor score in our study on the subject ‘Artificial Intelligence’, given that they score 23% on this, compared to other vendors. The following criteria were used: machine learning and R. In total, we examined 171 features within this discipline. Are you planning to specialize further in the topic ‘Artificial Intelligence’? Then download here our BI & Analytics Guide.

In which sectors is InetSoft BI & Analytics most active?

In our 100% vendor-independent BI & Analytics survey about, we also looked at which industries a supplier moves around. These are the industries where InetSoft is on the road: health care and insurance.

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Education and training course InetSoft BI & Analytics

We provide various classes in the field of BI & Analytics but can also provide specific InetSoft training, for example as incompany. For example, you can think about the following software: InetSoft Style Intelligence, InetSoft Data Intelligence and InetSoft Style Studio. Of course we frame the training with the ideas of the intelligent, data-driven organization.

In conclusion: InetSoft Business Intelligence scores reasonably well

InetSoft has a compact product portfolio with which it scores reasonably well in our BI & Analytics survey. InetSoft BI & Analytics innovates (approximately) at an average rate of more than 15 features per year, is active (for now) in a few sectors, and specializing in business intelligence.

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