Pentaho’s objective is to help organizations across multiple industries harness the value from all their data, including big data and IoT (Internet of Things), enabling them to find new revenue streams, operate more efficiently, deliver outstanding service and minimize risk.
Pentaho provides data solutions to enterprise level organizations across the healthcare, retail, financial services and government sectors. It enables business users to access, manage and combine data from multiple sources, and decision makers to then drill-down into data through interactive visual analysis. Data insights can then be used to make information-driven decisions with business analytics tools from Pentaho.
The Pentaho solution supports big data, data integration, embedded analytics, business analytics, internet of things analytics, and cloud business analytics. It also includes services such as custom dashboards, consulting services, training, certification program, enterprise support, technical support and workshops.
"higher visual interface to processes, has a good number of functions (and very easy to understand) for data reporting, integration, data mining and ETL.. very simple but effective Big data transform
You can build many dimensional model and load the results of the transformation into a database to develop any report whit low margin of error through a dimensional model and load the results of the transformation into a database to develop specialized reports , low margin of error-Automate the steps for execution"
Its a great tool to use, nothing to dislike about the product. Nothing to dislike, everything is good. All the features are really good.
One of the best opensource BI tool, also well integrated with existing platforms. It will be interesting to see how will it get integrated with fast evolving Big data technologies. Pentaho 7.1 is step in right direction.
- We mature DI (Data integration) module
- Easy to learn design console (Spoon)
- wide community support
- Very well integrated with different platforms
- Innovating fast in Big data world specially Pentaho 7.1
- Not very well documented for latest releases one of the reasons is many innovation are happening very fast
Using this kind of software brings ease and accurate data reports that helps the company on decision making
Easy to use, compatible in many database such as mysql, ms sql server, different type of output to choose such as excel, html, richtext, etc.
Some version are slow on initializing and fetching data such as Pentaho report designer version 5 and above. Unlike version 3 which has smooth process, that was base on my experience.
Drag and drop functionality makes it easy to create transformations. Able to analyse data from multiple sources quickly and efficiently. Jobs can be scheduled in order to run specific tasks and transformations at a certain time.
Can take some time to figure out how to use it as there are lots of components involved. Can be a bit slow or run into out of memory issues for bigger queries but upping the virtual memory in the configuration can fix this issue.
Pentaho has nice schema browsing features whereby one not need know anything about the underlying schema in order to design a transformation. Automatic multi-threading by default.
When outputting to a table, Talend has an option to Drop if exists, and create. Pentaho has a Truncate [prior to load], but no option create the table as part of the data flow nor an option to drop an existing table.
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Pentaho offers the following pricing plans:
Pricing model: Open Source
Free Trial: Available
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Pentaho offers the following features:
Pentaho has the following typical customers:
Large Enterprises, Mid Size Business, Small Business
Pentaho supports the following languages:
English, French, German
Pentaho has the following pricing plans:
Pentaho supports the following devices:
Pentaho integrates with the following applications:
AlayaCare, Bitium, Predixion, bpm'online CRM, bpm'online financial CRM, bpm'online marketing, bpm'online real estate, bpm'online sales, bpm'online service, bpm'online studio
Pentaho offers the following support options:
FAQs, Online Support, Phone Support, Video Tutorials