Advanced Analytics Firm to Deliver Data Mining Applications with PentahoOrlando, Fla. - Jan 9, 2007 - Pentaho Corp., creator of the world's most popular open source business intelligence (BI) suite, today announced that Decision Intelligence, Incorporated has joined the Pentaho Partner Program as a Certified Partner. Decision Intelligence has established a competency around Pentaho Data Mining, to drive customer value through the use of advanced analytic techniques.
Founded in 2002 by a team of business and technology pioneers who developed many advanced analysis techniques at Fingerhut Companies, Inc., Decision Intelligence has grown rapidly by solving sophisticated, high-value business problems for brand-name organizations like eBay, Circuit City, Land's End, AeroMexico, Macy's, Cigna, Target, General Mills, LL. Bean, and more. Decision Intelligence uniquely specializes in solutions that combine computational database marketing, mathematical optimization, and risk management that address critical business challenges like customer and market segmentation, customer propensity analysis, marketing saturation analysis, pricing optimization, scarce resource allocation and customer contact optimization.
"In many ways, data mining represents the ultimate in advanced BI insight," said Richard Daley, CEO of Pentaho. "Working with Decision Intelligence, we can help organizations address some of their most high-value, strategic business problems, using a mature, standards-based professional open source approach that can lower their TCO and increase their IT flexibility."
Decision Intelligence has joined the Pentaho Partner Program and has established a competency to implement Pentaho Data Mining, as well as other Pentaho solutions. Based on the popular Weka open source data mining project, Pentaho Data Mining uses advanced analytic algorithms and techniques to uncover hidden patterns and opportunities within large volumes of data.
"Decision Intelligence continues to grow by delivering advanced solutions for our clients," said Mike Haydock, managing principal at Decision Intelligence Incorporated and former executive at SAS. "Pentaho was an obvious choice, based on the strength of its data mining technology, its team, and its clear leadership in open source BI."
About Decision Intelligence, Inc.
Decision Intelligence, Inc. , a private company based in Minnetonka, Minn., is a leading provider of computational database marketing solutions consisting of analytical services and products to companies with customer databases who want to leverage that information to enhance the value of their businesses.
Pentaho provides a full spectrum of business intelligence (BI) capabilities including reporting, analysis, dashboards, data mining, data integration, and a BI platform that have made it the world's most popular open source BI suite. Formed by a highly experienced team of industry veterans, Pentaho's mission is to bring innovative, high quality technology and professional support to the BI market. Pentaho uses a revolutionary approach to development, distribution and support made possible by a professional open source business model. Pentaho is the primary sponsor and owner of popular open source projects including JFreeReport, Kettle, Mondrian, and Weka. Pentaho's technologies support a wide range of business initiatives from sales and profitability analysis, customer analysis, HR reporting, financial reporting, KPI dashboards, supply chain analytics, and operational reporting. For more information, visit www.pentaho.com.