100% vendor-independent study
The Business Intelligence Tools Survey is a 100% vendor-independent, extensive comparison report and market analysis, covering the 19 most popular business intelligence tools. Use it to choose the best business intelligence tool / analytics platform for your situation very quickly. Save time and get true insight.
Our research covers at least 90% of the market
Our research includes all the major business intelligence tools and analytics platforms. The assessment is based on 197 key evaluation criteria (validated one by one), expert reviews and more than 70,000 user opinions. And that will help you to select the best business intelligence tool for your needs very easily. Order and download the survey in the area below.
What are the key benefits of our survey?
+ Save time: select the best business intelligence tool for your company quickly.
+ High Quality: validated product information and thorough vendor analysis.
+ True Insight: know the strengths & weaknesses of the various BI tools instantly.
+ Expert review: expert reviews of all the major BI vendors.
+ Complete and up-to-date: the latest versions of all the important tools are examined:
IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.1 (plus Watson Analytics)
Products reviewed: IBM Cognos Analytics (Workspace, IBM Cognos Report Studio, Cognos Connection, IBM Cognos Mobile, IBM Cognos Analysis Studio, IBM Cognos Event Studio, IBM Cognos Query Studio), Dynamic Cubes server, IBM Cognos PowerPlay, IBM Watson Analytics, IBM SPSS, IBM Cognos TM/1
SAP BusinessObjects BI 4.2/SP6
Products reviewed: SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform, SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for Microsoft, SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, edition for OLAP, SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence, SAP BusinessObjects Explorer, SAP BusinessObjects Design Studio, SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards, SAP BusinessObjects Mobile app, SAP Predictive Analysis, SAP BusinessObjects Mobile
SAP BW + HANA 7.5 SP13 + Lumira 2 SP03
Products reviewed: SAP BW, HANA, Strategic Enterprise Management (SEM), SAP Lumira Desktop, SAP Lumira Cloud, SAP Lumira Team Server, SAP HANA Predictive Analysis Library (PAL)
Microsoft BI 2019 (Power BI included)
Products reviewed: SQL Server, SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), Power BI, Excel, Office 365, SharePoint, Performance Point Services, Excel Services, SQL Server R Services
Oracle BI (OBIEE 12c) 188.8.131.52
Products reviewed: Oracle BI Server, Oracle BI Analysis and Reporting, Oracle BI Interactive Dashboards, Oracle BI Publisher, Oracle Scorecard and Strategy Management, Oracle BI Delivers, Oracle BI Plug-in for Microsoft Office, Oracle BI Mobile, Oracle Data Visualization, Oracle Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management and Endeca Information Discovery (EID).
WebFOCUS 8.2.04 (Information Builders)
Products reviewed: WebFOCUS Business Intelligence and Analytics platform, WebFOCUS Visual Discovery, WebFOCUS Interactive Dashboards, WebFOCUS InfoAssist, WebFOCUS Express, WebFOCUS Magnify, WebFOCUS Performance Management Framework (PMF)
Style Intelligence 2018
Products reviewed: Style Intelligence platform, Style Scope, Style Report, Style Studio
Yellowfin BI 8
Products reviewed: complete platform including dashboards, data discovery & visualization, storyboards, mobile and mapping.
Pentaho Business Analytics 8.2 (now HDS)
Products reviewed: Pentaho Analyzer, Pentaho Reports, Pentaho Big Data, Pentaho BI Server, Pentaho Data Science Pack
SAS BI 9.4M6 & Viya
Products reviewed: SAS Enterprise BI Server, SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Enterprise Miner, SAS Office Analytics, SAS Visual Analytics, SAS Visual Statistics, SAS LASR Analytic Server, SAS Strategy Management
Products reviewed: BOARD Reporting, BOARD Analysis, BOARD Dashbording, BOARD Scorecarding, BOARD Budgetting, planning and forecasting, BOARD Strategy Management
Products reviewed: MicroStrategy Intelligence Server, MicroStrategy Mobile, MicroStrategy Desktop, MicroStrategy Web, MicroStrategy Developer, MicroStrategy Office, MicroStrategy Object Manager, MicroStrategy Analytics Modules, MicroStrategy SDK, MicroStrategy Hadoop Gateway, MicroStrategy Narrowcast Server
QlikView 12.20 (November 2018) & Qlik Sense November 2018
Products reviewed: Qlik Sense, QlikView, Qlik Data Market, Qlik Cloud, Qlik Enterprise, Nprinting, QlikView Direct Discovery
Products reviewed: Sisense, Sisense Everywhere
BizzScore Suite 7.3
Products reviewed: BizzScore Dashboarding, BizzDefiner, BizzData
TIBCO JasperSoft 6.4.2
Products reviewed: JasperSoft ReportsServer, JasperSoft Studio, JasperSoft OLAP, JasperSoft Dashboard Designer, JasperSoft Analysis
Products reviewed: Tableau Desktop, Tableau Server, Tableau Online
Infor Birst 6
Products reviewed: Enterprise Reporting, Predictive Analytics, Interactive Dashboards, Visual Discovery, Designer, Birst Visualizer, Mobile Analytics, Open Client Interface
The BI tools are thoroughly examined on the following categories
✓ Data visualization
✓ Self-service BI
✓ Mobile BI (native, html5)
✓ Cloud architecture
✓ Native connectivity
✓ Collaborative BI
✓ Big Data Analytics
✓ Balanced Scorecard
✓ Predictive analysis
✓ Platforms supported
The Business Intelligence Tools Survey compares all the major BI tools on 197 key evaluation criteria spread over 15 categories.
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Customers in more than 100 countries
Customers in more than 100 countries have already benefited from our 100% vendor independent survey. They were able to select the best solution for their requirements quickly and got a much better deal from their vendor of choice. Depending on your situation you may save valuable time and many thousands of dollars / euros.