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  • "I wouldn't say that it is an expensive product, but to stay competitive they would need to bring down the prices."
  • "It is simpler and cheaper than other solutions."
  • "Amazon QuickSight you subscribe and you use the service."
  • "The standard edition is free to use for exploration purposes while the enterprise edition needs to be paid for. The pricing for this solution is very reasonable."
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    Overview

    Amazon QuickSight is a fast, cloud-powered business analytics service that makes it easy to build visualizations, perform ad-hoc analysis, and quickly get business insights from your data. Using our cloud-based service you can easily connect to your data, perform advanced analysis, and create stunning visualizations and rich dashboards that can be accessed from any browser or mobile device.

    Birst Networked BI and Analytics eliminates information silos. Decentralized users can augment the enterprise data model virtually, as opposed to physically, without compromising data governance.

    A unified semantic layer maintains common definitions and key metrics.
    Birst’s two-tier architecture aligns back-end sources with line-of-business or local data. Birst’s Automated Data Refinement extracts data from any source into a unified semantic layer. Users are enabled with self-service analytics through executive dashboards, reporting, visual discovery, mobile tools, and predictive analytics. Birst Open Client Interface also offers integration with Tableau, Excel and R.

    Birst goes to market in two primary ways: as a direct sale, for enterprises using Birst on internal data to manage their business; and embedded, for companies who offer analytic products, by embedding and white-labeling Birst capabilities into their products.

    Birst’s is packaged in 3 available formats: Platform and per-user fee; by Department or Business Unit; by end-customer (for embedded scenarios).

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    Sample Customers
    MLB Advanced Media, Infor, HotelBeds, Gemini, Jivochat, Edmunds.com
    Citrix Systems, Jive Software, SunnyD, Toshiba Medical Systems, Cisco OpenDNS, RB, Sunny D, Vertafore
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company22%
    Media Company20%
    Comms Service Provider15%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    REVIEWERS
    Healthcare Company25%
    Retailer17%
    Insurance Company8%
    Computer Software Company8%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company35%
    Comms Service Provider11%
    Insurance Company7%
    Financial Services Firm6%
    Company Size
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    Small Business13%
    Midsize Enterprise13%
    Large Enterprise75%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business14%
    Midsize Enterprise33%
    Large Enterprise52%
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    Amazon QuickSight is ranked 13th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 8 reviews while Birst is ranked 21st in Reporting Tools. Amazon QuickSight is rated 6.4, while Birst is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Amazon QuickSight writes "We selected it for scalability reasons but we didn't get that far because of security concerns". On the other hand, Amazon QuickSight is most compared with Microsoft BI, Tableau, Google Data Studio, Qlik Sense and Databricks, whereas Birst is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Workday Prism Analytics, Alteryx and Oracle Analytics Cloud.

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