Self-service and advanced data visualization (ADV) are key features of modern business intelligence (BI) platforms and applications. In Forrester's 31-criteria evaluation of self-service BI vendors, we found that IBM, Microsoft, SAP, SAS, Tibco Software, and MicroStrategy led the pack due to the breadth of their self-service BI functionality offerings. Information Builders, Tableau Software, Actuate, Oracle, QlikTech, and Panorama Software were close on the heels of the leaders, also offering solid functionality to enable business users to self-serve most of their BI requirements.
In Forrester's 29-criteria evaluation of ADV vendors, we found that Tableau Software, IBM, Information Builders, SAS, SAP, Tibco Software, and Oracle led the pack due to the breadth of their ADV BI functionality offerings. Microsoft, MicroStrategy, Actuate, QlikTech, Panorama Software, SpagoBI, Jaspersoft, and Pentaho were close on the heels of the leaders, also offering solid functionality to enable business users to effectively visualize and analyze their enterprise data.
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Vendors mentioned: Actuate, IBM, Information Builders, Jaspersoft, Microsoft, MicroStrategy, Oracle, Panorama Software, Pentaho, QlikTech, SAP, SAS, SpagoBI, and Tibco Software.