September 14, 2008

Introduction to Jaspersoft – the actual business

There were so many numbers in my introductory call with Jaspersoft that I’ve split them out in a separate post. With that out of the way, here’s what’s really going on, per Nick Halsey.

The Jaspersoft Business Intelligence Suite is BI technology designed to be integrated with operational apps. Thus, Jaspersoft says that operational BI is the core of its business. In particular:

By the way, I can’t tell from Jaspersoft’s website whether the spelling is Jaspersoft or JasperSoft. There are plenty of instances of each. However, “Jaspersoft” seemed to be the more recent trend.


3 Responses to “Introduction to Jaspersoft – the actual business”

  1. Jaspersoft numbers | DBMS2 -- DataBase Management System Services on September 14th, 2008 7:02 pm

    […] I chatted Friday with marketing VP Nick Halsey of Jaspersoft, which is probably the most successful open source business intelligence company. (That’s based just anecdotally, on mentions. I’d put Pentaho #2, with Talend commonly getting mentioned along with the two BI vendors for its ETL.) I’ll go straight to the numbers, per Nick, before talking in a separate post about what Jaspersoft actually sells. […]

  2. Introduction to Pentaho | DBMS2 -- DataBase Management System Services on January 27th, 2009 10:53 pm

    […] finally caught up with Pentaho, which along with Jaspersoft is one of the two most visible open source business intelligence companies, Actuate perhaps […]

  3. Infobright’s open source move has a lot of potential | DBMS2 -- DataBase Management System Services on September 13th, 2009 12:52 am

    […] well promoted – the market is quite unproven. For example, even when open source BI products like Jaspersoft do get enterprise adoption, their use cases aren’t necessarily the ones Infobright would fit […]

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