Choosing InetSoft's Style Intelligence over Oracle Cloud BI

How does InetSoft's Style Intelligence compare to Oracle Cloud when the two business intelligence solutions are rated? The data from verified user reviews on analyst firm website G2 crowd rates InetSoft Style Intelligence with 4/5 stars over that of Oracle Cloud BI which has 3.8 / 5 stars.

G2 Crowd collected ratings of these two BI vendors on the following categories - Reports, Self Service, Advanced Analytics, Building Reports, and Platform. InetSoft Style Intelligence won the majority of fields in all categories.

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

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An Oracle Cloud BI Alternative that 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 outrankOracle Cloud in the Steps to Answer. Score Cards, and Dashboards categories.

Self Service was measured over 6 parameters - Calculated Fields, Data Column Filtering, Data Discovery, Search, Colloboration/Workflow and Automodeling. InetSoft's BI product Style Intelligence was found favorable in 5 of these 6 parameters.

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.

In the Platform category, the G2 crowd reviewers voted in favor of InetSoft with regards to the fields of Customization, User, Role, and Access Management, Sandbox / Test Environments, Performance anc Reliability, and Breadth of Partner Applications. 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 Oracle Cloud BI in the Following Areas

The detailed list of categories & parameters where InetSoft Style Intelligence scored over Oracle Cloud BI 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
  • Product Direction (% positive)

  • Data Visualization
  • Big Data Service
  • Building Reports
  • Data Transformation
  • Data Modeling
  • WYSIWYG Report Design
  • Integration APIs

  • Reports
  • Reports Interface
  • Steps to Answer
  • Score Cards
  • Dashboards
  • Self Service
  • Calculated Fields
  • Data Column Filtering
  • Data Discovery
  • Search
  • Collaboration/Workflow

  • Platform
  • Customization
  • User, Role, and Access Management
  • Sandbox / Test Environments
  • Breadth of Partner Applications
  • 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 Oracle Cloud in the following parameters - Data Transformation, Data Modeling, WYSIWYG Report Design and Integration APIs. The reviews in this category went 4 out of 4 in InetSoft's favor.

    Big Data Services - measured under Advanced Analytics category, is another area where Oracle Cloud lost to InetSoft. As a software that adheres to the open-source standards, InetSoft's Style Intelligence will be compatible with whatever data source that an organization chooses for storing medium to massive sized data sets.

    InetSoft's Data Grid Cache enables visual dashboarding and the performance of sophisticated analytics on Big Data, all performed 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 why choosing InetSoft's cloud-flexible BI provides advantages over other BI options.