Build vs. Buy

Buy vs. Build: 5 Factors in Making the Right Analytics Investment

One of the most common issues that we hear from customers needing to provide analytics to their application users is deciding whether to develop their own reporting, utilize an open source charting library as a starting point for development, or license and embed a 3rd party analytics solution into their software. In this blog, we’ll go over 5 important factors to consider when making a decision.

Embedded Analytics ROI

3 Tips for Measuring Your Embedded Analytics ROI

Deciding whether to buy or build analytics for your applications or software products can depend on a number of factors. For many, the long-term return of buying an embedded analytics solution far outweighs the upfront cost to build one. However, executives that see the value in embedding a 3rd party product occasionally lack the ability to definitively measure their analytics ROI. We’ve put together 3 tips to help.

Dashboard Design

5 Quick Tips for Better Dashboards

5 Quick Tips for Better Dashboards One of the things we’re most often asked by our customers is, “How can we design dashboards that look great and meet our customers/users needs?” Answering this question fully relies on the type of information that is displayed and the type of user a dashboard is geared towards. It…

Embedded Analytics

Embedded Analytics 101: Making Your Embedded Analytics Project Successful From Step One

Introduction Launching an embedded analytics project can be a difficult task for software development managers and product owners alike. Add onto that the urgency to quickly evaluate test and implement a 3rd party solution that’s becoming more the norm in agile development environments and you can easily see how proper planning can be overlooked. You…

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JReport Wins Business Intelligence Software Awards

JReport Wins Business Intelligence Software Awards With its streamlined user experience and advanced embedded capabilities, JReport secured a place in a leading B2B software directory., a venue for expert reviews, described JReport as a highly intuitive and configurable analytics system and ascribed it two major productivity awards.  JReport now holds the 2017 Rising Star…

Preferred Solutions

Top 5 Business Intelligence Trends for 2017

Business Intelligence Trends Survey Jinfonet recently surveyed more than 400 senior business professionals, and the survey results provide a number of insights and a few surprises into the business intelligence trends driving the enterprise market this year. For example, we couldn’t imagine the high percentage of respondents currently working on external customer projects. It was…