Birst is a cloud business intelligence and analytics tool with In-memory data model designed to connect the whole enterprise through a network of virtualized BI instances in a common base of analysis.
The company was acquired by Infor, a global organization with a large portfolio of business software solutions. The idea behind the acquisition of Birst is to complement and innovate the actual suit of products from Infor. The total cost of ownership and the flexibility that Birst offers is unique within the Analytics area.
Birst was born in the cloud, providing a full set of analytics with the flexibility, reliability and scalability of Business Intelligence in that environment. Check our post about ROI of Cloud Solutions
Supporting private and public clouds, Birst can also be implemented on-premises or in hybrid architectures.
Both Gartner and Forrester have already shown this solution as one of the top ranked tools within Cloud BI and Analytics. This recognition as innovators show the value that it can provide to organizations.
The Gartner Magic Quadrant Report shows:
Birst has defined the pioneering vision of what a set of cloud BI and analytics capabilities should look like.