Gartner Information Technology Research

Solution Criteria for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

Published: 30 March 2020

ID: G00466971

Analyst(s): Joseph Antelmi, Daren Brabham

Summary

This document provides data and analytics technical professionals with a comprehensive set of criteria for evaluating modern analytics and business intelligence platforms. Those charged with assessing such platforms can use these standards to assess current deployments and support RFPs.

Table Of Contents

Solution Criteria

  • What’s Changed In This Document
  • The Analytics and BI Platform Space
  • Baseline Criteria
  • Analytic Dashboards
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Adv Analytics for Citizen DS
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Augmented Data Discovery
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Interactive Visual Exploration
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Mobile Exploration & Authoring
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Governance & Metadata Mgmt
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Self-Contained ETL & Data Stor
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Data Preparation
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • BI Infrastructure and Admin
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • SaaS BI
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Data Source Connectivity
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Security & User Admin
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Collaboration & Social BI
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Embed Analytic Content
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Publish Analytic Content
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional

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