The Best Choice — 11 Questions: Build or Buy Enterprise Software?
Organizations are frequently faced with the dilemma of whether to build software in-house using open source solutions or purchase a commercial application. The right decision depends not on one over-reaching right or wrong answer, but on the specific project, IT skillsets, timeline, and budget constraints. By considering those and other factors, companies can determine which the option that's best for them. Register for this white paper to learn about the two approaches: Do-It-Yourself and Ready-to-Deploy.
BIRT Analytics 4.3 Technical Summary of New Features
The BIRT Analytics 4.3 (BA 4.3) release is focused on integration with BIRT iHub 3, a whole new look, and the addition of new functions and instructions. With BIRT iHub 3 integration, BIRT Analytics customers can leverage common shared services, resulting in improved IT efficiency and faster time to value. With BA 4.3 Actuate has put user experience at the forefront of product design by delivering a consistent, modern, user experience. New functions and instructions in both the Front-End and the Loader module increase productivity for end users
and IT administrators alike.
Deploying BIRT: Three Ways to add BIRT Functionality Into Your Project
Between Actuate's open source and commercial offerings, BIRT developers can choose from three different deployment alternatives, depending on the scale and functionality required. This white paper describes these deployment options: The Standalone BIRT Designer Option, Embedding Eclipse BIRT Runtime Engine and Java APIs, and Deploying with BIRT iHub. It also provides a comparison table intended to make it easy to match your desired features with the respective product.
BIRT iHub 3 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate’s BIRT iHub™ 3 provides a highly scalable solution that enhances your brand experience via applications that deliver personalized insights to your customers, partners, and employees. This release enhances the productivity of developers and enables them to easily build and deploy secure, visually appealing applications for large user populations.
BIRT Analytics 4.2 Technical Summary of New Features
BIRT Analytics 4.2 introduces powerful analytic algorithms, support for new workflow capabilities, and several usability enhancements to the loader module. This release of BIRT Analytics reveals more insights from the data and dramatically shrinks the time to benefit.
Actuate 11SP4 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate 11 SP4 strengthens the ActuateOne® platform by offering enhancements across the board based on market and customer feedback. This document describes the new features introduced in the release.
Agility in BI: How ISVs can close the end-user/IT gap
There are a number of individual-oriented trends in the BI industry that are changing the game for ISVs. End users of software applications have become increasingly sophisticated, savvy, demanding and impatient with data that is often static, stale, or not personalized. These demands for interactive, intuitive data access are pushing ISVs to improve their BI feature set or lose market share.
BIRT in the Cloud: Deployment Options for ActuateOne®
With the increase in information analysis needs and an explosion of digital information, companies today are faced with the prospect of potentially spending millions of dollars on hardware and data storage costs. Cloud computing has emerged as the economical solution for analyzing big data and powering enterprise applications.
Actuate 11SP3 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate 11 SP3 strengthens the ActuateOne® platform by offering enhancements across the board based on market and customer feedback.
Actuate 11SP2 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate 11 SP2 strengthens the ActuateOne® platform by offering enhancements across the board based on market and customer feedback.
Actuate 11SP1 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate 11 SP1 strengthens the ActuateOne® platform by offering enhancements across the board based on market and customer feedback.
Tests reveal that BIRT iServer scales near linearly against the SPECint Index for report generation, batch report generation and conversion to PDF and on-demand viewing. Learn more today!
Actuate 11 Technical Summary of New Features
Actuate Release 11 features the tools and environment necessary to implement effective, user friendly BI deployments inside and outside the firewall.