Choosing InetSoft's Style Intelligence over Information Builders WEBFOCUS

How does InetSoft's Style Intelligence compare to Information Builders WEBFOCUS when the two business intelligence solutions are compared? The data from verified user reviews on analyst firm website G2 crowd rates InetSoft Style Intelligence with 4.4 /5 stars over that of Information Builders WEBFOCUS which has 4.3 / 5 stars.

InetSoft scored well over Information Builders WEBFOCUS when it came to the categories of Meets Requirements, Ease of Use, Ease of Setup, Ease of Admin, Quality of Support, and Ease of Doing Business With. InetSoft's dashboard reporting software has seamless report data interface capabilities that allows an organization to explore data in ways that were impossible till now.

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InetSoft enables Maximum Self Service

InetSoft's Style Intelligence enables the creation of interactive dashboards to easily analyze an organization's data and find new insights. Style Intelligence enables analytics to be done properly, which provides a backbone for organizational decision making, recommending behavior and measuring progress along the way. These qualities helped InetSoft win reviews over that of Information Builders WEBFOCUS in the Steps to Answer category.

InetSoft outranked WEBFOCUS in Calculated Fields and Data Column Filtering. From business users to power users, various levels of self-service are possible with InetSoft. The point-and-click visual analysis and drill-through reporting requires no training and meets most ad hoc reporting needs. Complex data transformations and queries are also possible for database analysts. The cost of owning BI is lowered with Style Intelligence as expensive BI experts or consultants are not needed. These self service features are critical for any BI platform to deliver value.

G2 crowd reviewers also chose InetSoft in the User, Role, and Access Management parameter. Style Intelligence provides powerful administrative tools that give precise command over users and roles, serving to either distribute or limit access for any user or group of users.

InetSoft Scored Higher than Information Builders WEBFOCUS in the Following Areas

The detailed list of categories & parameters where InetSoft Style Intelligence scored over Information Builders WEBFOCUS is presented below. Please click here or the G2 logo to go over the individual reviews.

  • Meets Requirements
  • Ease of Use
  • Ease of Setup
  • Ease of Admin
  • Quality of Support
  • Ease of Doing Business With

  • Building Reports
  • Data Transformation
  • Data Modeling
  • WYSIWYG Report Design
  • Integration APIs

  • Reports
  • Steps to Answer
  • Graphs and Charts
  • Scorecards
  • Dashboards
  • Self Service
  • Calculated Fields
  • Data Column Filtering

  • Platform
  • User, Role, and Access Management
  • High Ranking Big Data Services and Peport API's

    InetSoft can be accessed through any web browser or mobile device. InetSoft's API is white-label friendly, allowing enterprises to have complete control over the look of their client user interface, without sacrificing any capabilities. These were evident in the user reviews in the Building Reports category which helped InetSoft succeed over Information Builders WEBFOCUS in the following parameters - Data Modeling, WYSIWYG Report Design and Integration APIs. The reviews in this category went 3 out of 4 in InetSoft's favor.

    InetSoft's Data Grid Cache enables visual dashboarding and the performance of sophisticated analytics on Big Data, all performing at high speeds. In addition to the tools within a third-party database platform, InetSoft's compatible and versatile BI solution will cater to the organization's users with powerful data mashup, detailed reports making Style Intelligence an easy, agile, and robust BI software application that will complement any data source - large or small.

    InetSoft: Disparate Sources Data Mashup without Comprimising Data Security

    InetSoft's self-service BI helps business users to get rich, right, and real information as easily as if they were typing a keyword into a search engine. The information delivered when using the InetSoft tool is not just intuitive but also quick enough to enable effective responsive decision making.

    InetSoft also offers a unique capability for end-user defined data mashup, which enables business users or analysts to combine data from disparate sources ranging from Big Data sources to imported spreadsheets, without the need for formal data models being pre-defined.

    Data security can be enabled down to the cell level. The security of each visual object, report, and dashboard as well as each operating function is individually configurable with the InetSoft tool.

    Read how InetSoft was rated as a top BI vendor in G2 Crowd's user survey-based index.