Customer Use Case

"Working with BrainChild and Pentaho, we've been able to improve our BI capabilities and dramatically reduce our ongoing BI costs. With the expertise of BrainChild and the technology, value, and support of Pentaho, we've got a modern BI system that can support our business effectively for many years."

Sven Jasper, Director Information Technology, Otto Group

Otto Group

Leading Business-to-Business Company

Business Challenges

  • The company had excessive maintenance and upgrade costs for existing Oracle / Hyperion BI.
  • IT also had to deal with complex, time-consuming, manual data integration jobs to support effective BI.

Pentaho Solution

  • Deployed by Pentaho Gold Reseller BrainChild
  • SUSE Enterprise Linux, PostgreSQL database
  • Pentaho Business Analytics Enterprise Edition replacing Oracle / Hyperion BI

Value Added

  • Dramatically reduced ongoing costs
  • Modern platform for future BI initiatives
  • Enhanced reporting and analysis capabilities

Why Pentaho

  • Lower total cost of ownership
  • Modern architecture
  • Robust reporting, analysis, and ETL capabilities