Harris Computer Systems

We chose Pentaho BI Suite Enterprise Edition because it provided the rich functionality that our end users need, with the low cost and flexibility of an open source model, backed by high-quality commercial support.

Todd Nagy Manager of Software Development, Harris Computer Systems

Use Case Overview

Business Challenges

  • Harris Computer Systems had excessive costs for existing, embedded proprietary BI.
  • They also lacked ad hoc reporting, dashboard and analysis capabilities.

Pentaho Solution

  • Pentaho BI Suite Enterprise Edition, deployed to thousands of users. Pentaho replaces JReport from Jinfonet.

Value Added

  • The new system reduced cost of goods sold, and resulted in higher margins.
  • Rich, tightly-integrated BI capabilities.

Why Pentaho

  • Embeddable architecture
  • Low total cost of ownership
  • Breadth of functionality