GrayMatter Software Service Pvt. Ltd. announced the launch of MarketPlace BI, an online portal for BI plug-ins, best practices and solution accelerators.
Marketplace BI is a platform to sell any plugin’s, add-on’s, Code Snippets, Documents, Data models, ETL connectors, Statistical models as an extension to popular BI platforms like Pentaho, SAP BO, Cognos, MicroStrategy, Informatica and more. Business Intelligence projects encounter roadblocks and dead-ends many a times at various stages of the implementation cycle. The MarketPlace BI plug-ins comes to the rescue of BI developers, vendors, customers and project teams with its range of plug-ins and documents developed based on proven BI best practices.
Global community of BI developers, architects and BI organizations will contribute plug-ins such as tool specific accelerators, industry and function specific data models, best practice documentation, estimation models, data extraction adaptors and more. The portal provides a collaborative platform to users and developers to post comments and feedback to help developer community enhance the existing plugins as well as develop ones which are needed most.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Vikas Gupta , CTO of GrayMatter said that “Marketplace BI vision is to create a platform for sharing best practices, quick workarounds and affordable plug-ins exclusively in the BI and analytics space, thereby contributing to the success of BI projects around the world. The ‘Big Picture’ as we see it would be massive global collaboration, driving innovative workarounds bringing project costs down and helping the developer community thrive”.
Mr. Amit Agarwal, Executive Vice President at GrayMatter added “Marketplace BI brings contributors and customers together akin to Amazon e-commerce model. By accessing ready-to-use BI accelerators for entire life-cycle of information management delivery, customers will expedite time to market and reduce TCO of BI projects. For contributors, monetisation of their plugins will foster further innovation”.
For more information: www.marketplacebi.com