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San Francisco, CA, United States, 2013/10/29 - Jaspersoft 5.5 Introduces New Analytics Functionality, Enables Users to Gain Actionable Insight From Data In Minutes - Jaspersoft.com.
Jaspersoft, the intelligence inside applications and business processes, today announced the general availability of Jaspersoft 5.5, its flagship business intelligence platform. This new version advances the platform’s existing embedded analytics functionality with new visualizations and increased performance.
Jaspersoft 5.5 includes new data visualization capabilities for quicker, more interactive insight into key data trends, a new homepage for one-click access to tutorials and samples, pre-built report templates to speed the development and quality of reports, enhanced cluster-aware caching for high availability, and the general availability of Jaspersoft Studio an Eclipse-based, full re-write of the iReport Designer, the company’s signature reporting tool.
“This release marks major advancements to the industry’s most powerful embedded analytics offering,” said Karl Van den Bergh, vice president of product and alliances for Jaspersoft. “It’s tailored to the realities of today’s application landscape, where developers need to be able to easily embed analytics and rich visualizations in order to differentiate their offering and better satisfy their customers’ needs. What’s more, allowing developers the option to purchase such a platform on an hourly basis via our AWS partnership enables them to quickly realize value in an extremely cost-effective manner.
"One of the next evolutions in BI is the display of information at the right time and the right place through embedded reporting and analytics. We expect to see more applications improve and update their existing embedded reporting technologies to address new user requirements and provide a competitive edge,” said Krishna Roy, BI and analytics analyst with The 451 Group. “Jaspersoft 5.5 has made some key self-service reporting and analytic improvements yet has done so with an embedded architecture and market in mind.”
“Jaspersoft has always been a solid foundation for our reporting requirements,” said Shabbir Mohammed, Principle BI Architect with Sabre Airline Solutions. “ The new functionality in version 5.5 takes that a step further. New advancements in analysis and visualization tools enable me and my team to do more with our data than ever before. This is especially true when it comes to being able to easily visualize complex data in a straightforward manner that can better influence business decisions.”
Jaspersoft (jaspersoft.com) empowers millions of people every day to make better decisions faster by bringing them timely, actionable data inside their apps and business processes. Its embeddable, cost-effective reporting and analytics platform allows anyone to quickly self serve and get the answers they need and scales architecturally and economically to reach everyone. Thanks to a community that is hundreds-of-thousands strong, Jaspersoft’s commercial open source software has been downloaded millions of times and is used to create the intelligence inside hundreds of thousands of apps and business processes. Jaspersoft is a privately held company with offices around the world.