Bloor Research was asked by IBM to compare the performance capabilities of the leading business analytic platforms.
Specifically, we were asked to evaluate how the combined capabilities of business analytic tools and the underlying database management system can affect the overall performance of your analytic applications, reports and dashboards.
For this paper, we took at a comparison of the business analytics tools including any unique
capabilities they deliver by integrating with the underlying database management system. And a comparison of database management systems.