Birst is a subscription-based BI service that offers a complete and comprehensive business intelligence suite. Ad hoc and managed reporting are included as part of the End-to-End BI Suite.
- Ad hoc Reporting – Users can quickly input ad hoc queries and get instant results from the Birst reporting engine.
- Interactive – Reports are interactive and include drill down features.
- Alerts – The End-to-End Suite can be set to generate real time alerts and conditional formatting for reports.
- Charts – There are a number of chart layouts to choose from including Heat Maps and Pyramids.
- Automatic Report Creation – Birst can be set to generate reports automatically at scheduled times.
- No Installation – There are no Java applets or other downloads/installations associated with this product.
Price quotes are calculated on a per user basis, but it is possible to sign up for a free trial of Birst End-to-End BI Suite. Further information can be found here.
The Birst End-to-End Suite is a comprehensive business intelligence tool which offers reporting, dashboarding, OLAP and more. It is cloud based, and offers full functionality over the internet.