Gartner Research

Hyperion Solutions Essbase XTD Business Intelligence

Published: 21 July 2003

ID: G0090854

Analyst(s): Alan H. Tiedrich


Based on Essbase XTD Analytic Services, XTD is a more complete business intelligence platform than offered previously, with hybrid analysis, query and reporting, and application development options.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
  • Analysis
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • OLAP Application Functionality
    • Analysis
    • Scalability and Performance
    • Query Performance
    • Open Platform
    • Hybrid Relational Database Support
    • Reporting Tools
    • Application Development
  • Limitations
    • Reliance on Third-Party Tools
    • Crystal Decisions Partnership
    • Integration With Crystal Reports and Enterprise
    • ODBC Dependence
    • Time-Consuming Loading Process
    • Recommended Gartner Research
  • Insight

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