SOURCE: Pentaho Corporation

Pentaho Corporation

August 23, 2010 12:31 ET

Pentaho Announces Global Agile BI Tour

Seminar Series to Demonstrate How Organizations Can Go From Data to Dashboards in Minutes, Saving Millions on DI Projects

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - August 23, 2010) - Pentaho Corporation, the open source business intelligence (BI) and data integration (DI) leader, announced today the Pentaho Agile BI Global Tour, Data to Dashboards in Minutes. The seminar series will visit more than twenty cities around the world and is expected to attract several thousand leading business intelligence and data integration developers and architects as well as business analysts and executives. Attendees will leave these seminars much better prepared to build BI applications more quickly, adapt to changing business requirements more easily and achieve faster time-to-value at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.

The seminars will focus on an interactive workshop showing how Agile BI enables greater collaboration between IT and business users, customer case studies in a variety of verticals, a live demonstration of Agile BI and a hands-on, step-by-step training demonstration of an actual BI application implementation from data integration to the building and deploying of relevant reports and dashboards.

The Agile BI Global Tour kicks-off with a global webcast on September 1, at 12:00 p.m. EDT. This one hour webcast will provide a preview of topics to be covered in the tour and will explain how to take part in a workshop near you.

Tour stops include:

  • September 15, Atlanta, Georgia
  • September 16, Nashville, Tennessee
  • September 22, Lisbon, Portugal
  • September 28, Chicago, Illinois
  • September 29, Columbus, Ohio
  • October 5, Washington, DC

Additional cities are being added weekly. Stay tuned for events in Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; New York City, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; San Francisco, California; Dallas, Texas; Houston, Texas; Lisbon, Portugal; Barcelona, Spain; Milan, Italy; Tunis, Tunisia; Montreal, Canada and other cities worldwide.

For more information about how to register for the kickoff webcast and half-day seminars visit http://www.pentaho.com/events/

About Pentaho Corporation

Pentaho Corporation is the open source business intelligence and data integration leader. Thousands of global organizations deploy Pentaho software to make faster and better business decisions that positively impact their bottom lines. Pentaho provides a comprehensive BI suite that includes capabilities for data integration/ETL, modeling, data mining, analysis, reporting and dashboards. The Pentaho BI suite supports the company's Agile BI initiative, which enables organizations to build BI applications more quickly, respond to business changes more easily and expedite time-to-value for up to 90% less cost than traditional BI vendors. Pentaho was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Orlando, FL, USA. For more information, visit www.pentaho.com.