About Pentaho Business Intelligence System
Pentaho is a suite of open source Business Intelligence (BI) tools which provide data integration, OLAP services, reporting, dashboarding, data mining and ETL capabilities. It gives you an interactive and simplified approach which empowers business users to visualise data across multiple dimensions.The Drilling down and rolling up approaches through zooming,filtering along with built-in libraries like Google integrated maps,Bullets or Line charts,pie-charts or Bar charts etc gives you an interactive visual analysis.
Along with that it also gives you the user graphical designer with web-based drag and drop approach and also there’s the option of high-end publishing featuring popular formats like CSV,HTMLExcel,PDF. Administering and managing is also made easy with full backup and recovery options along with that features of enterprise ready data integration with job restart and rolling back. It provides OLAP services, data Integration,reporting, data mining, dashboarding and ETL capabilities. It is available in two editions- The community and The Enterprise editions. The enterprise editions consists of more functionality as compared to the community edition. The enterprise edition needs to be purchased on a subscription model. The subscription model includes services,support and product enhancements via annual subscription.It is available under a commercial license. There are three variants of the enterprise edition: Basic, Professional and Enterprise.