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ElegantJ BI modules provide the right combination of features and functionality, combined with practicality, simplicity, affordability and usability to ensure that your enterprise can go beyond reporting to achieve true strategic, operational and tactical Business Intelligence and make decisions quickly and effectively, adapting to change and solving problems as quickly as they arise!

Our browser-based architecture and proven technology ensures simple integration of enterprise applications databases and other data sources and provides scalable accessibility on the road and in the office. Business Intelligence Software, ElegantJ BI is suitable for every business user and

requires no programmer or expert assistance. It can be implemented on premises or via hosted, Software as a Service (SaaS) implementation and provides care free functionality and usability with swift return on investment (ROI) and low total cost of ownership (TCO).

Our Business Intelligence Software provides flexible, multidimensional features and powerful functionality like OLAP, graphs, charts, key performance indicators (KPIs), balanced scorecards, personalised dashboards and more! We invite you to browse our key features here. If you would like more information on these modules, please explore the detail provided for each module via the links at the end of this page.

Business Intelligence Tool - Dashboards

ElegantJ BI – Key Features

KPI Dashboards

  • Readily available, easy-to-use, predefined dashboard templates to create custom views
  • Simple, drag and drop, interactive building blocks
  • Quick views and analysis throughout
  • Easily customised, stunning, professional charts and objects with appealing formats and templates
  • Link to any other objects
  • Ranking of rows and columns
  • Drill down and roll-up up any graphs from within dashboard
  • Time series filtering with absolute, relative range criteria
  • Quick filtering using hierarchical tree view
  • Brochure quality printing with all page setting and printing options
  • Export to PDF, JPEG
  • Delivery, publishing and sharing that enables design, publishing and schedule delivery of KPI dashboards to selected users through publishing and delivery agent

Key Performance Indicators

  • Simple, sophisticated definition of KPI
  • Flexible formulae and powerful expressions
  • Custom frequency and threshold levels
  • Easy-to-use and configure.
  • Multi-layered access rights, to ensure that the right people see the right KPI information
  • Clear, concise tracking of performance indicators for the period, and ability to compare previous period
  • Intuitive, color highlighters and displays
  • Gauges and tabular presentation for intuitive presentation
  • Detailed analysis of KPI performances and the reasons for the performance results
  • Easy-to-use analytical features; drill down, drill through, slice and dice and graphical data mining
  • Views and displays that are flexible and meaningful to every business user

Forecasting and Predictive Analysis

  • Proven Forecasting Algorithms, Delivered with Simplicity
  • User guides to help business users choose the best forecasting algorithm to satisfy their needs
  • Time series forecasting by year, quarter, month, week, day, hour and second
  • Aggregated data for roll up and detailed data by drill down
  • Cross tab, tabular and graphical displays
  • Proven forecasting models for complex analytical needs without the need for technical or statistical knowledge

What If, Sensitivity Analysis

  • Determine the impact of a change to a product, service offering, resource allocation, budget reduction, project schedule, pricing, raw material costs, or labour costs
  • Compare options and strategies to ensure that you have considered all factors and all possible impact resulting from each option are considered
  • Predict and document results to determine the long-term and short-term results and plan for necessary resources, training, funding and competitive response
  • Collaborate and share options and choices
  • Cascade flexible, graphical perspectives and cross tab views to share information with colleagues

Cross-Tab OLAP Analysis

  • Dynamic analysis design
  • Interactive, easy-to-use analysis design wizard
  • Easy to use drag and drop outer liner layer and outer interface to support four dimensional analysis through dynamic cross tabs
  • Multiple page dimension filters
  • Runtime retrieval parameter on loading OLAP analysis
  • Drill-up, drill-down to higher or lower levels of dimension
  • Drill-through
  • Many data operations with new operations added to the solution frequently
  • Create graphical view of analysis
  • User defined row and column with powerful expression building
  • Numerous summary operations with frequent upgrades to add additional operations to the solution: Suppress rows and columns with all zero values
  • Spot lighters with colour or text-based spot lighters to highlight cells
  • Sorting rows and columns ascending, descending or based on data values
  • Ranking of rows and columns according to Top 5, Top 10, etc.
  • Filtering: On loading data from cube, on front end, advanced expressions
  • Show/hide row and column values
  • Easy-to-use options to show all columns / rows, exclude unwanted columns / rows and show a particular column / row only
  • Group and ungroup selected rows and columns
  • Value mapping for user friendly display of data
  • Access to central cube repository objects like Custom Measure, Custom Dimension Values, Spot Lighter, Data Value – Display Value Mapping
  • Time Series filtering with absolute, relative and range criteria.
  • Cell notes and table notes with private or public option
  • Comprehensive cell formatting with resizing and renaming
  • Sharing and Publishing
  • Exports: PDF, CSV, XML, JPEG, XLS
  • Sharing and publishing: design, publish and schedule delivery of analyses to selected users through Publishing and Delivery agent

Graphical OLAP

  • Dynamic Graphical OLAP Design
  • Interactive easy-to-use graph building wizard
  • Drag and drop graphs generation through layered outer interface to map dimensions and hierarchies with axes and drill down levels
  • Multiple page dimension filters
  • Users can easily add multiple measures and custom measures to graphs
  • Slice and dice
  • Runtime retrieval parameter on loading Graphical OLAP
  • Drill-up and drill-down to higher or lower levels of the dimensions
  • Auto generate graphs directly from analysis view
  • Numerous graph and gauge types, including bubble, doughnut and radar charts.
  • On-the-fly, flexible chart type changes
  • Flexible gauges with professional, visual appeal
  • Access to central cube repository objects like custom measure, custom dimension values, spot lighter, data value, display value mapping
  • Time series filtering with absolute, relative and range criteria.
  • User-friendly operation within graphs

Exception Reporting and Alerts

  • Easy customisation to support any type of alert
  • Quick views and clear alerts to detect critical thresholds or deviations
  • Colour or text-based highlights on cells as established by user
  • Dynamic change in highlights on exception conditions
  • User-friendly operation
  • Meaningful gauges to illustrate results and depict thresholds – something like this
  • Easy creation and modification of alerts as needed
  • Sharing and publishing including design, publish and schedule delivery of BI and performance reports and defined alerts to selected users through publishing and delivery agent.

Reports

  • Simple wizard-based interface and report design features with ready-to-use templates.
  • Dynamic report design
  • Tabular and cross-tab report presentation styles with graphs
  • Multiple page dimension filters
  • User-friendly operation within Reports
  • Powerful BI and performance reports with preview, sorting, filtering, and spotlight
  • Comprehensive BI reports and performance report formatting features: Header, Footer, Page Number, Date, Insert Graphical Objects, Page Orientation, Page Size, Grouping, Group Summary, Report Summary and more…
  • Numerous graph types including bubble, doughnut and radar charts
  • Comprehensive graph formatting with 2D/3D view, transparency, anti-alias, and graph alignment
  • Time series filtering with absolute, relative and range criteria
  • Sharing and publishing including design, publish and schedule delivery of BI business intelligence and performance reports to selected users through publishing and delivery agent.
  • Brochure quality printing with all page set and print options
  • Export to PDF, CSV, XML, JPEG, XLS

Publishing and Delivery Agent

  • Power users can design and publish analyses, graphs, reports and BI dashboards for other users and configure the scheduler for automatic delivery of these objects
  • The publishing agent sends reports and information to selected users or to all users as specified
  • The solution enables publication of reports and data in various delivery formats including PDF, CSV, XLS, JPG, XML
  • Information delivery can be automated using the built-in scheduler or through one time publishing using the Publish Now feature
  • Provides automatic update and delivery of analyses, graphs, reports and BI dashboards
  • Delivery may be scheduled through email or a centralized file system
  • User-friendly operation
  • Sharing and publishing including design, publish and schedule delivery of BI business intelligence and performance reports to selected users through publishing and delivery agent.
  • Simple, flexible personalization features and secured, protected user access rights
  • Brochure quality printing with all page set and print options

Data Extraction, Data Transformation, Cube Management

  • Connect and extract data from JDBC manageable relational data bases and data files (CSV files)
  • Configurable database connection profiles
  • Create cube with easy-to-use interactive wizard, or through SQL query
  • Command line interface to create and update cube
  • Scheduler support to refresh cube automatically
  • Refresh cube with incremental update options
  • Email notification on various cube events for failure or success
  • Verify cube size before creating cube
  • Compress cube to reduce size
  • Dimension map and logical hierarchies
  • Multi-node multi-hierarchical dimension map
  • Automatic multiple time dimension generation
  • Financial Year and Calendar Year within Time Series
  • Create Linked cube from existing cubes by supporting JOIN and UNION
  • Single cube repository listing of all cubes
  • Cube repository objects for custom measures, custom dimension values, spot lighters, data value – display value mapping
  • Automatic time series on date fields with year, quarter, month, week, day, hour, minute and second hierarchy
  • Simple wizard-based interface enables quick set-up and integration of disparate data sources
  • Multi-dimensional, dynamic security features to provide appropriate user access to information

Balanced Scorecards

  • Superior interoperable architecture
  • Zero-based footprint browser interface
  • Flexible, powerful user management with user groups, rights and roles to suit each user role.
  • Privacy restrictions and robust security policies.
  • Easy to use and configure
  • Digital scorecards and dashboards that are easy to use, easy to create, and easy to interpret
  • Multi-level scorecards, e.g., corporate, strategic, business unit, department, team or individual can add geography here
  • Users can easily customise, personalise and publish and share balanced scorecards
  • Enables complex multivariate non-linear analysis.
  • Users can review and manipulate metrics to consider historic performance and determine the impact of these metrics and interdependencies of actions
  • Results provide focus and highlight logical next steps

If you need a rich, intuitive data environment, coupled with robust BI and CPM features, contact us today to discuss your unique requirements and get started with the ElegantJ BI solution suite. Email us at sales@ElegantJBI.com

The Power of ElegantJ BI is at Your Fingertips with BI for Mobile Devices

Mobile Business Intelligence Tool

The ElegantJ BI Business Intelligence and Corporate Performance Management suite is compatible with all popular Smart Phones and tablets including iPad and iPhone as well as Android Smart Phones and tablets. Your team members can use a Smart Phone or tablet to access the complete suite of BI and CPM modules and leverage our powerful features, including personalized, intuitive dashboards, exception alerts, KPI Monitoring, Analytics, graphical mining and reporting.

KPI Dashboards

BI Tool - Business Intelligence Dashboards

Our dashboards provide a customized snapshot of operations, and help the user identify problems and the source of those problems, and they provide valuable, up-to-date information about financial results, sales and other critical information – all in one place! Users can customize views and analyze information at the strategic, tactical and operational level.

OLAP analysis

Business Intelligence Tool – OLAP Analysis

Cross-tab OLAP analytics offer a 360° view of your business and objective metrics and measurements to quickly and easily monitor your organization, department, division or team, your goals and plan numbers. Seamless integration with data extraction and cube management, and ad-hoc queries help to leverage BI with a complete, clarified view of corporate performance.

KPI Monitoring

Business Intelligence - KPI Monitoring Tool

Business Intelligence Software, ElegantJ BI allows you to establish Key Performance Indicators and critical metrics and reporting alerts to notify the user, either when a KPI crosses a pre-defined threshold, or when specific events occur. These alerts can be delivered via email, with embedded links to BI objects like dashboard, cross tab, graphs or reports. The alert feature allows users to set up simple and complex thresholds to ensure prompt corrective action.

Simple, Practical, Affordable proposition of ElegantJ BI

Business Intelligence Tool – Advantages

Business Intelligence Software, ElegantJ BI is simple to use, practical to implement and affordable for every organization. We offer Software as a Service and on-premises licensing options. Our flexible user interface enables easy personalization of dashboards and custom automated alerts to notify users when a critical business metric has been achieved or a problem arises.

Business Intelligence Case Study

Customer Success Story

Business Intelligence Tool – Case Study

ElegantJ BI Business Intelligence Implementation for a Non-for-Profit organization Working in USA Read full story »

The Business value of BI

Martin Butler

BI goes beyond the world of spreadsheets and report writers to provide an intuitive, unified view of integrated data from numerous sources and systems. It enables every business user, executive, and manager to create a view of data that is meaningful to their role and to analyze data with drill down, drill through, and slice and dice analytics to simplify the use of Business Intelligence.

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