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Software Description:

Birst is cloud-based networked business intelligence and analytics platform that provides enterprises with valuable data for making business decisions. Birst manages elements of production based BI, as well as end-user data.

All data is processed by Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) method, after which the platform builds the data warehouse, that works as the base for analysis. This method is solid and credible and provides accurate answers to the most complicated inquiries.

Results are presented through a professional-looking dashboard, reporting, and predictive analysis. Birst also offers integrations with various business applications, like Tableau, Excel, and R.

Software Description:

Cloudera is an Apache Hadoop platform that processes big data and fulfills business intelligence needs for organizations. It provides a unified storage, processing, and an analytics platform.

This software enables organizations to understand their clients and to learn from their actions to give a more personalized interaction. Understanding customers' needs is a needed for better product and service engagements.

With Cloudera, analytic professionals have everything they need to fully understand a mass amount of data, as well as to ask bigger questions and extract the answers. This gives companies high-value insight that helps businesses become more relevant to their users and strengthens their brand

Software Description:

Looker is reinventing business intelligence for the modern company. Looker works the way the web does: browser-based, its unique modeling language lets any employee leverage the work of your best data analysts. Operating 100% in-database, Looker capitalizes on the newest, fastest analytic databases—to get real results, in real time.

How Looker works in 5 simple steps:
1. Connect Looker to any relational database, like Amazon Redshift or Google BigQuery.
2. Let Looker automatically generate a data model from your schema.
3. Embellish the data model with custom dimensions and measures that reflect your company’s unique business logic.
4.Give all your users—technical and non-technical—access to Looker to answer their own questions through reports, dashboards or just exploring the curated environment you have built.
5.Relax as Looker translates their business questions into performant (and dialect-specific) SQL.*

Features:

  • Analytics
  • Forecasting
  • Data Import
  • API
  • Data Visualization
  • External Integrations
  • Data Export
  • Notifications
  • Dashboard
  • Inventory Tracking

Features:

  • Dashboard
  • Notifications
  • External Integrations
  • Data Import
  • Data Export
  • Forecasting
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Mining
  • Analytics

Features:

  • Scheduling
  • 2-Factor Authentication
  • Customer Management
  • Analytics
  • Dashboard
  • Supplier Management
  • Notifications
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Multi-User
  • Link Tracking
  • Project Management
  • Forecasting
  • API
  • Data Export
  • A/B Testing
  • External Integrations
  • Data Visualization
  • Conversion Tracking

Summary:

  • Comprehensive, Integrated BI Platform

  • Extract, Transform, Load (ETL)

  • Data Warehouses Created on the Fly

  • Full Reporting Engine With Pixel Perfect Reporting

  • Automatically Updated Dashboards and Alerts

  • Export to PDF or Excel

  • Adaptive User Experience

  • Blends Centralized and Decentralized Data

  • Multi-tenant Cloud Architecture

  • Enterprise Analytics

Summary:

  • Cluster management

  • Resource management

  • Support for CDH 4 and CDH 5

  • Automated deployment and readiness checks

  • Installation from local repositories

  • Rolling upgrade of CDH

  • Service and configuration management

  • Configuration audit trails

  • Client configuration management

  • Kerberos authentication

Summary:

  • A data platform for all.

  • A powerful data platform that's easy for everyone to use.

  • Business intelligence, big data analytics, or a 360 view of your customers. Whatever you need, Looker can help. Talk to our data experts.

SaaS monthly based / Annual contract

Free
Included in plan:
  • Free 21 Day Trial

FAQs:

    Does this service offer an API?
  • Yes, Birst offers APIs.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Integrations available: Salesforce, SnapLogic, Tableau, NetSuite, Zoopla, MarcomCentral, Google Analytics, Bitium, Evoco fuze.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This is a business intelligence and analytics platform.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • No.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Support: Knowledge Base, Online Support, Phone Support, Guide, Video, Webinars.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Birst is a web-based software with Android and iOS mobile apps.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Main users of Birst are medium-sized and large companies.

FAQs:

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Support: Knowledge Base, Phone Support, Training, Videos, Email Support.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • This service is used for transforming complex data into clear and actionable insights.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • No.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Main users of Cloudera are companies within the Global 8,000, typically with annual revenues above $1B US.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • This is a web-based platform.

FAQs:

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • In addition to a dedicated support analyst and success manager, Looker offers a documentation library and discourse community to post questions, tutorial videos, etc.

    There is also in-app live chat where you speak to one of our technical analysts between business hours.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Looker offers user attributes and privacy settings to allow for permissions.

    While intended as an organization-wide solution for all of your data needs, Looker offers specific applications developed for departments or specific verticals that are a compilation best practices.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Any relational database.

    Looker is also great to pair with a predictive analytics tool such as Python or R.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Looker connects to any relational datastore such as mySQL, Google BigQuery, Amazon Redshift, etc.

    Looker has over 44 Technology Partners and 50 Systems Integrator and Consultant partners.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • You can use the Looker API with any programming language or application environment that can make HTTPS requests and process JSON responses.

    You can also embed Looker visualizations and explores into any website and give limited feature availability to clients, customers, or data digesters.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Looker supports:

    • Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Edge
    • Safari
    • Internet Explorer (version 11)

    Looker supports the current and previous major releases of Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Safari. Each time a new version is released, we begin supporting that version and stop supporting the third most recent version.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Exploring and acting on data insights.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • All business and technical employees.

Publisher:

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Based in:
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Employees:
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Employees:
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Other:

Who uses Birst
  • Freelance
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
Korean, Danish, Dutch, Spanish, English, Portuguese
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Cloudera
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Languages:
Korean, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, English, Japanese
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Looker
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
Only currently available in English.
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