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rsh0303
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IT Manager at a government with 500-5000 employees
Feb 27 2014
Does anyone have a BI/BA tool Evaluation Criteria Rating Matrix they used in making a tool selection? Steve Holmes Several users submitted their BI matrix to share with the community. You can see them here: http://www.itcentralstation.com/articles/bi-evalu... more »
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Larry KellerYes - but it addresses only data visualization and analysis vendors more »
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Gustavo Ramirez PérezThe best and most known evaluation Matrix is Gartner´s Matrix. It also explain… more »
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Rikard MajcenGartner BI-MQ-2014 can help more »
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Rubab Rizvi
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Manager - Knowledge & Insights at a marketing services firm with 500-5000 employees
Apr 01 2014
I am really confused about the main differences between Qlikview and Tablaeu. I've read many blogs and I still have some questions. From what I've read, some users prefer QlikView while others prefer Tableau. So my question still remains – which one is better? When people say that QlikView ha… more »
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reviewer78834Hi, I have the same question!!!!! I’m comparing both tools right now… bu… more »
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Teri KurtzIt is because both are desktop tools. It is back to the future. We did that… more »
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Francesco MoriniWell, it really depends on what you what do to with the tool. Both are suitab… more »
Database Expert at a energy/utilities company with 5000+ employees
Jan 30 2014
How difficult or easy would it be for a business user using Tableau to start using Report Builder 3.0 when the Reporting solution moves over to MS BI solutions? more »
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Mary Ann RichardsonWhat might be “easy” for some is often “difficult” for others. Some users migh… more »
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Rich MycroftI am still early in my Tableau experience. I do know that MS has a thing call… more »
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Neeraja Rao KuppiliThank you Mary Ann and Rich. Thanks for link too Mary. I will explore further … more »
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Hadas Bergman
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Community Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 07 2014
Please share your opinions and advice about VMware and Hyper-V. If you've used both and prefer one over the other, it would be helpful to hear why. more »
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Nabil ZahidVMware vs Hyper-V ? Both are good, both do exactly what they say they're able … more »
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Varadarajan NarayananNeither. I would recommend avoiding lock in and go for KVM or Xen. more »
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muralirI have worked closely with both engineering teams. If majority of applications… more »
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Nadav Arad
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Program Manager at a aerospace/defense firm with 5000+ employees
Feb 24 2014
We're looking for recommendations for embedding reporting for MySQL. We are looking for a solution to embed reports in our web app. Our database will be deployed on the cloud in a Linux environment and the reports need to be triggered on demand.We have been looking into BI solutions, although our… more »
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David EatonWe recently implemented an embedded BI solution in our collaboration software … more »
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Arsenio MonjaneI suggest you to use a report Server such as MICROSOFT (SSIRS), Jasper Report… more »
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MichaelnI suggest using the following tools 1. SAP Crystal Report should be pretty ea… more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
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Senior Community Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 25 2014
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Rusty IsaacI would be interested to get one too. Please share, thanks! more »
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Bill DolanI cannot share a matrix, but I do have a general philosophy that helped me get… more »
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Randy GreinInteresting approach Bill, I'll have to think about it. Rusty, I don't have… more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
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Senior Community Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 23 2014
I am preparing a document on WebFOCUS vs Business Objects and I wanted to know what are the reporting tools in WebFOCUS? As in Business Objects, we have Web intelligence rich and thin clients for reporting and Dashboard design tool for dashboarding purposes. Any help with giving me few names and … more »
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imabiproI could answer the Business Objects questions ... Webfocus is not my expertise. more »
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Alan ByersI can provide some feedback on WebFOCUS, and have SOME experience in BO. What… more »
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Ulises HerreraYes, I can help you. Feel free to send me a message. more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
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Senior Community Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 25 2014
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Varadarajan NarayananYes. I would be glad to help! Let me know what is needed. more »
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Bob McGrathFor evaluation purposes, the following is useful: http://www.virtualization… more »
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David TanDifferent virtualization vendors have different ways of evaluation criteria. T… more »
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Hadas Bergman
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Community Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 02 2014
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John LasschuitYes I would. It's a very usefull tool with a lot of analyzing possibilities. I… more »
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Herbert ShadesYes definitely. Wireshark and its sister applications on different platforms (… more »
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Todwyn HarrisYes, very useful tool. more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
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Senior Community Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 26 2014
What is your greatest success or failure using a testing tool? Please share with the community so we can all learn from your experience. more »
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rutgerMy greatest success was the use of LoadRunner to load and stress test company … more »
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Praveen Kumar KambhampatiSuccess in using a testing tool is a combination of human involvement not just… more »
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Scott FarnumMy greatest success is optimizing Loadrunner with a risk-based approach while … more »