SOURCE: Pentaho Corporation

Pentaho Corporation

June 15, 2010 08:00 ET

Accession Media Cuts Reporting Time From Hours to Seconds Using Pentaho Data Integration

Pentaho Helps Leading Web Design and Development Firm Streamline Deployment of Client's Google Analytics Reporting

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - June 15, 2010) -  Pentaho Corporation, the open source business intelligence (BI) leader, today announced that Accession Media has successfully deployed Pentaho Data Integration to provide on-demand reporting and analysis to its clients. The reports that once took hours to create by cutting and pasting data are now created in seconds using the automated, codeless data integration tools, within Pentaho Data Integration along with the Google Analytics plug-in. Now, Accession Media can pass along the increased operational efficiency and reduced costs to their customers.

Accession Media is a web design, development and internet marketing agency based in Connecticut. By taking a holistic approach to web development, design and management, they differentiate themselves from their competition in part by creating in-depth reports that analyze across multiple data points in order to give their customers the best strategic advice and competitive advantage.

Already familiar with open source tools using PHP, MySQL and Drupal for all their web development projects, Accession Media was interested in an open source data integration and BI solution. They turned to Pentaho Systems Integrator Partner, DEFTeam Solutions, to guide them in their selection, proof of concept and deployment.

"Looking to drive best of breed factors including low cost, flexibility and speed to market, Pentaho Data Integration was the clear choice for Accession Media as it addressed their need for pulling data from Google Analytics," said Gurpreet Singh of DEFTeam Solutions. "We chose Pentaho as our solution of choice when we became a Systems Integrator Partner and that choice has really paid off for our customers like Accession Media."

"My only regret was that we didn't have Pentaho for data integration years ago," said Joshua Katinger, President of Accession Media. "Immediately we were able to see the increased operational efficiency, reduced internal costs and greater customer value using Pentaho Data Integration."

"Customer focused firms like Accession Media are discovering how data integration and BI projects with Pentaho Data Integration are quicker to build, easier to adapt and provide faster time to value," said Joe Nicholson, vice president of product marketing at Pentaho. "Our ETL solutions provide world class functionality at a fraction of the cost of the expensive proprietary BI software vendors and deliver the business benefits of BI to business users so that they can be more competitive."

About Accession Media
Accession Media is a website design, web development, and internet marketing agency based in Western Connecticut, specializing in helping businesses and non-profit organizations take a holistic approach to their web business. From design and development of a new or redesigned web site, to search engine and email marketing, through analytics consulting and business planning -- Accession Media offers everything a business needs to succeed online.

About DEFTeam
DEFTeam provides support & consulting services in Business Intelligence domain utilizing open source and in-memory analytical tools. We provide full life cycle services for a customized DW/BI solution based upon business requirement including Single Sign On, integration/embedding of BI platform into other applications running on any J2EE application server. We offer offshore centric delivery model that leverages labor arbitrage which can be tailored to achieve even 100% offshore delivery. Visit www.defteam.com to get more details.

About Pentaho Corporation
Pentaho Corporation is the open source business intelligence 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.