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Survey Analysis: Analytics and BI Platform Software License Fees Continue to Drop

Published: 31 March 2018

Summary

Competitive pressure is driving analytics and business intelligence platform software license prices down. Although subscription-based pricing may prove initially attractive, data and analytics leaders need to look at license costs over the multiyear life span of product usage.

Included In Full Research

  • Overall Software License Cost Observations
  • Software License Cost by Type and Deployment Size
  • Comparison of Software Cost by License Type Over Time
  • Software License Costs by Vendor: The Microsoft Power BI Effect
  • Cost as a Limitation to Broader Deployment
  • A Final Note on Software Price Versus TCO
  • Methodology

Analyst(s): James Richardson

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